CDC WONDER: Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS)

Metadata Updated: April 21, 2021

The Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) online database on CDC WONDER provides counts and percentages of adverse event case reports after vaccination, by symptom, vaccine product, manufacturer, onset interval, outcome category, year and month vaccinated, year and month reported, age, sex and state / territory. The Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System is a cooperative program for vaccine safety of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). VAERS is a post-marketing safety surveillance program, collecting information about adverse events (possible side effects) that occur after the administration of US licensed vaccines. Data are from the US Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Public Health Service (PHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA)/ Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS).

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date April 21, 2021

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Harvested from Healthdata.gov

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date April 21, 2021
Publisher Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health & Human Services
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Data First Published 2012-05-30
Data Last Modified 2021-03-12
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Data Quality True
Data Dictionary http://wonder.cdc.gov/wonder/help/vaers.html
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