TABLE 1

Characteristics of Participants and Local Health Jurisdictions

Characteristicsn (%)
Participant Role
 Health officer18 (45)
 Communicable disease coordinator7 (17)
 Immunization coordinator and/or director9 (23)
 Public health nurse6 (15)
Local health jurisdiction
 Average PBE rate before SB277
  Low (<3%)16 (46)
  Medium (3%–10%)12 (34)
  High (>10%)7 (20)
 Geographic distribution of population
  Urban28 (80)
  Rural7 (20)
 Median household income
  Low (<$50 000)9 (26)
  Medium ($50 000–$69 999)14 (40)
  High ($70 000)12 (34)