WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2013 global summary

Last updated 20-Octl-2013 (data as of 16-Oct-2013)
Next overall update June 2014
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Development status: Least developed GNI / capita (US$): 7501 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 682
GDP / capita (US$): 1'5831 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 1062

Population data in thousands3

  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 10'051  9'780  9'510  9'241  8'973  6'949  5'001  3'718 
Births 371  366  360  355  349  299  234  176 
Surviving infants 345  340  335  329  324  273  208  154 
Pop. less than 5 years 1'631  1'604  1'573  1'546  1'518  1'245  930  680 
Pop. less than 15 years 4'323  4'228  4'129  4'039  3'945  3'157  2'300  1'671 
Female 15-49 years 2'383  2'311  2'241  2'168  2'097  1'584  1'135  846 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Benin)
Diphtheria 127 
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 288  426  392  1'461  928  4'244  18'635 
Mumps
Pertussis 53  215  2'694 
Polio* 20  81  155 
Rubella 41  20  15  97 
Rubella (CRS)
Tetanus (neonatal) 52  247 
Tetanus (total) 82  288  499 
Yellow fever 10 
* Polio refers to all polio cases (indigenous or imported), including polio cases caused by vaccine derived polio viruses (VDPV);"
"it does not include cases of vaccine-associated paralytic polio (VAPP) and cases of non polio acute flaccid paralysis [AFP]).

Percentage target population vaccinated by antigen

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  Most recent coverage survey4  

Official country estimates5

  (Click for retrospective coverage estimates data for Benin)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2011  88  DHS   54.3  97  100  99*  99*  99*  99*  74 
DTP1 2011  85  DHS   54.3  94  100  99*  99*  99*  100 
DTP3 2011  74  DHS   54.3  85  100  98  98  93  88  78 
HepB_BD         
HepB3 2011  33  DHS   54.3  85  100  98  98  93 
Hib3 2011  33  DHS   54.3  85  100  98  98  93 
JapEnc         
MCV 2011  70  DHS   54.3  72  95  92  95  89  85  73 
MCV2         
PCV1          99*  98 
PCV3          36  69 
Pol3 2011  56  DHS   54.3  85  100  98  98  94  88  78 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1         
TT2plus 2007  84  EPI   77.0  82  77  63  68  64  81  46 
PAB         
VAD1          99*  99* 
YFV          72  95  92  95  89 
  ° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year

  Next update: July 2014

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Benin)
BCG 94  97  97  97  97  92  92 
DTP1 88  94  94  94  94  89  86 
DTP3 85  85  83  83  78  78  74 
HepB3 85  85  83  83  78 
Hib3 85  85  83  83  78 
MCV 72  72  69  72  66  70  79 
PAB 93  92  92  92  92  87  48 
PCV3 85  36 
Pol3 85  85  83  83  79  78  74 
Rota_last
YFV 72  72  69  72  66 

Number of districts in the country 77  Proportion of
districts reporting
DTP3 coverage:
% of coverage reports received at national
level vs number of reports expected
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Greater or equal to 90% 79
From 80 to 89% 16
From 50 to 79% 5
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
 

Immunization Schedule (2012 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Measles 9 months; Yes
OPV birth; 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Pneumo_conj 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
TT 1st contact pregnancy; +1, +3 months; +1, +1 year; Yes
YF 9 months; Yes

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2007  2006 

Planning and management

Multi-year plan (MYP) for immunization Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number 2009-2013  2009-2013    2009-2013  2007-2011  2007-2011  2007-2011 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 56  77  77  77  77  77  52 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

Does the country have a standing technical advisory group on immunization? Yes/No/NR No  No  No         

System performance

Total number of districts in country number 77  77  77  77  77  77  77 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 73  72  70  70  67  73  64 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 95  94  91  91  87  95  83 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 36  19  37  51  26     
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 47  25  48  66  34     

Safety

Monitoring of Adverse Events Following Immunization (AEFI)? Yes/No/NR NA  Yes  No    Yes  Yes  Yes 
Does your country have a vaccine adverse events review committee? Yes/No/NR/ND No  Yes  No         

Finance

Percentage of routine vaccines funded by Government From 0 to 100% 17  17  18  78  42  11  10 

Maternal and neonatal tetanus (NT) elimination

NT eliminated Yes/No Yes  Yes  Yes  No  No  No  No 

Sources

Unless otherwise specified, data provided by Member States through WHO-UNICEF Joint Reporting Form and WHO Regional offices.
 1  "The 2013 World Bank Development Indicators Online", GDP per capita is PPP adjusted.
 2  World Health Statistics 2012, data for 2011
 3  "United Nations, Population Division. The World Population Prospects - the 2012 revision". New York, 2013.
 4  UNICEF/WHO survey database
 5  If no official estimate is available, the administrative coverage is reported. '*' indicates coverage over 99.5%.
 6  WHO-UNICEF estimates.