- Vaccination coverage in Canadian adults remained relatively stable over the last ten years for seasonal influenza, pneumococcal and tetanus vaccination. Reported pertussis vaccination coverage has increased over survey cycles, but remains low.
- National vaccination coverage goals for adulthood vaccines were not met for influenza and pneumococcal vaccination.
- More effort is required to increase adult vaccination coverage in Canada, particularly among high-risk groups....
The aNICS was conducted in 2001, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, and 2016. This report details the survey results from the 2016 cycle and trends in coverage estimates over the past six cycles, from 2006 to 2016." - Vaccine uptake in Canadian adults : results from the 2016 Adult National Immunization Coverage Survey (aNICS)