WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2014 global summary

Last updated 15-Jul-2014 (Data received as of 8-Jul-2014)
Next overall update Fall 2014
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Development status: Least developed GNI / capita (US$): 7901 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 582
GDP / capita (US$): 1'7911 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 902

Population data in thousands3

  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 10'323  10'051  9'780  9'510  9'241  6'949  5'001  3'718 
Births 376  371  366  360  355  299  234  176 
Surviving infants 351  345  340  335  329  273  208  154 
Pop. less than 5 years 1'657  1'631  1'604  1'573  1'546  1'245  930  680 
Pop. less than 15 years 4'414  4'323  4'228  4'129  4'039  3'157  2'300  1'671 
Female 15-49 years 2'457  2'383  2'311  2'241  2'168  1'584  1'135  846 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Benin)
Diphtheria 127 
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 637  288  426  392  1'461  4'244  18'635 
Mumps
Pertussis 53  215  2'694 
Polio* 20  81  155 
Rubella 10  41  20  15 
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  98  97  100  99*  99*  99*  74 
DTP1 2011  85  DHS   54  98  94  100  99*  99*  100 
DTP3 2011  74  DHS   54  93  85  100  98  98  88  78 
HepB_BD         
HepB3 2011  45  DHS   54  93  85  100  98  98 
Hib3 2011  45  DHS   54  93  85  100  98  98 
JapEnc         
MCV 2011  70  DHS   54  87  72  95  92  95  85  73 
MCV2         
PCV1          98  99*  98 
PCV3          93  36  69 
Pol3 2011  56  DHS   54  93  85  100  98  98  88  78 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1         
TT2plus 2011  60  DHS   54  69  82  77  63  68  81  46 
PAB         
VAD1          99* 
YFV 2011  31  DHS   54  87  72  95  92  95 
  ° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year

  Next update: July 2015

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Benin)
BCG 88  88  88  90  93  92  92 
DTP1 85  85  85  87  90  89  86 
DTP3 69  76  75  76  79  78  74 
HepB3 78  85  85  83  83 
HepB_BD
Hib3 78  85  84  83  83 
MCV 63  70  70  68  71  70  79 
MCV2
PAB 93  93  92  92  92  87  48 
PCV3 69  76  36 
Pol3 71  78  77  77  80  78  74 
Rota_last
YFV 64  71  71  69  72 

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
100 
   
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Greater or equal to 90% 45
From 80 to 89% 39
From 50 to 79% 16
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
 

Immunization Schedule (2013 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, +6 months; +1, +1 year; Yes
YF 9 months; Yes

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2007 

Planning and management

Has the country a Multi-Year Plan (MYP) for immunization? Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number 2014-2018  2009-2013  2009-2013    2009-2013  2007-2011  2007-2011 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 77  56  77  77  77  77  77 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

Has the country a standing technical advisory group on immunization (NITAG)? Yes/No/NR Yes  No  No  No       

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 77  77  77  77  77  77  77 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 65  73  72  70  70  67  17 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 84  95  94  91  91  87  22 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 15  36  19  37  51  26   
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 19  47  25  48  66  34   

Safety

Has the country a vaccine adverse events review committee? Yes/No/NR/ND Yes  No  Yes  No       
Is there a national system to monitor adverse events following immunization (AEFI)? Yes/No/NR Yes  NA  Yes  No    Yes  Yes 

Finance

Estimated percentage of routine vaccines funded by Government From 0 to 100% 32  17  17  18  78  42  11 

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 2013, data for 2012
 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.