Percentage of girls in immunizing grade who completed human papillomavirus vaccine series based on provincially/territorially recommended vaccination schedules,† by province/territory — most recent vaccination year
|Province / Territory||School Grade||School Year||1st dose||2nd dose||3rd dose|
|Prince Edward Island||6||2013-2014||90.6%||88.7%||84.9%|
|Newfoundland & Labrador||6||2013- 2014||92.8%||93.7%||88.7%|
† Full course of vaccination is two doses in BC and QC and three doses in all other provinces/territories.
“—” Data not available.
NT: Vaccination occurs in grades 4–6. Vaccination uptake listed is for grade 7 girls.
SK, ON: HPV vaccination is offered in grade 6 and grade 8, respectively, but immunization information is not recorded by grade. Vaccination uptake is therefore assessed at age 13.
Data source: Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines Across Canada: Environmental Scan, July 2015; Canadian Partnership Against Cancer HPV Immunization Survey, July 2015; BC Centre for Disease Control; PEI Chief Public Health Office.