WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2016 global summary

Last updated 15-July-2016 (15-July-2016)
Next overall update Fall 2016
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Development status: Least developed GNI / capita (US$): 7101 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 612
GDP / capita (US$): 1'6841 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 892

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 18'106  17'589  17'085  16'591  16'107  11'608  8'811  6'823 
Births 717  705  694  683  672  538  419  336 
Surviving infants 673  660  648  637  625  487  374  294 
Pop. less than 5 years 3'144  3'089  3'039  2'989  2'930  2'172  1'663  1'278 
Pop. less than 15 years 8'251  8'055  7'857  7'658  7'452  5'429  4'163  3'110 
Female 15-49 years 4'179  4'049  3'923  3'802  3'688  2'642  1'959  1'539 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Burkina Faso)
Diphtheria
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  725 
Japanese encephalitis
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Measles
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  99  343  375  7'362  860  6'074  9'804  13'713 
Mumps
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  17'679  8'090 
Pertussis
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  351  713  3'888 
Polio*
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  18  145 
Rubella
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  57  27  677 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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  22  100 
Tetanus (total)**
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  96  27  100  746 
Yellow fever
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  1'024 
* Polio refers to all polio cases (indigenous or imported), including polio cases caused by vaccine derived polio viruses (VDPV). For desagregated data please click on this hyperlink: https://extranet.who.int/polis/public/CaseCount.aspx
it does not include cases of vaccine-associated paralytic polio (VAPP) and cases of non polio acute flaccid paralysis [AFP]).
** Neonatal Tetanus and Total Tetanus cases equality may be the result from a lack of non-Neonatal Tetanus surveillance system.

Percentage target population vaccinated by antigen

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  Most recent coverage survey4  

Official country estimates5

  (Click for retrospective coverage estimates data for Burkina Faso)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2009  97  DHS/MICS   83  98  98  96  97  99  80 
DTP1 2009  94  DHS/MICS   83  95  95  94  94  93  84 
DTP3 2009  90  DHS/MICS   83  91  91  88  90  91  57 
DTP4         
IPV1         
HepB_BD         
HepB3 2009  90  DHS/MICS   83  91  91  88  90  99* 
Hib3 2009  90  DHS/MICS   83  91  91  88  90  99* 
JapEnc         
MCV1          88  88  82  87  63  59 
MCV2          50  17 
PCV1          95  95  31 
PCV3          91  91 
Pol3 2009  90  DHS/MICS   83  91  91  89  90  90  57 
Rota1          95  95  31 
RotaC          91  91 
Rubella1          99* 
TT2plus 2009  71  DHS/MICS   83  91  91  71  86  82 
PAB         
VAD1          53  99* 
YFV 2008  94  EPI   96  88  88  99*  87  82  56  65 
° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year.  * indicates the country reported above 100% coverage.

  Next update: Mid July 2017

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Burkina Faso)
BCG
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  98  98  96  96  99  81  95 
DTP1
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  95  95  94  94  93  97  92 
DTP3
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  91  91  88  90  91  45  66 
HepB3
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  91  91  88  90  91 
HepB_BD
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Hib3
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  91  91  88  90  91 
IPV1
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MCV1
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  88  88  82  87  89  48  79 
MCV2
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  50  17 
PAB
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  92  89  88  88  88  57  55 
PCV3
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  91  91 
Pol3
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  91  91  89  90  90  45  66 
RCV1
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  68 
RotaC
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  91  91 
YFV
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  88  88  88  87  82  40 

Number of districts in the country 63  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% 97
From 80 to 89% 3
From 50 to 79% 0
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2015 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 8, 12, 16 weeks; Yes
HPV 9 years; +6 months; No Demonstration project
IPV 16 weeks; Yes From July 2016
MR 9, 15 months; Yes From April 2015
Measles 9, 15 months; Yes Up to March 2015
MenA 15 months; Yes From February 2017
OPV birth; 8, 12, 16 weeks; Yes
Pneumo_conj 8, 12, 16 weeks; Yes
Rotavirus 8, 12, 16 weeks; Yes
TT 1st contact pregnancy; +1, +6 months; +1, +2 years; Yes pregnant women
VitaminA 6, 12 months; Yes
YF 9 months; Yes

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009 

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 2011-2015  2011-2015  2011-2015  2011-2015  2011-2015  2006-2010  2006-2010 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 63  63  63  63  63  63  63 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 63  63  63  63  63  63  63 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 63  63  63  63  62  63  63 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 100  100  100  100  98  100  100 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 52  46  48  46  43  39  36 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 83  73  76  73  68  62  57 

Safety

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

Finance

Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100% 15  22    33  34   

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

Sources

 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 2015 revision". New York, 2016.
 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.