CDC data also show that 84 percent of unvaccinated girls had a health-care encounter when another vaccine was administered.
Of the unvaccinated, 68 percent had personal belief exemptions or opted out.
Though this too is debatable given that 25,000 to 40,000 people a year die of influenza—the vast majority of them unvaccinated.
vaccinate vac·ci·nate (vāk'sə-nāt')
v. vac·ci·nat·ed, vac·ci·nat·ing, vac·ci·nates
To inoculate with a vaccine in order to produce immunity to an infectious disease such as diphtheria or typhus.