WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2018 global summary

Last updated 22-Oct-2018 (data as of 18-Sep-2018)
Next overall update spring 2019
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Development status: Economy in transition GNI / capita (US$): 4'9401 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 52
GDP / capita (US$): 12'8761 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 62

Population data in thousands3

  2017  2016  2015  2014  2013  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 3'507  3'517  3'536  3'566  3'605  3'767  4'463  4'180 
Births 32  32  33  33  33  41  64  77 
Surviving infants 32  32  32  32  33  41  63  75 
Pop. less than 5 years 155  157  162  166  173  236  349  381 
Pop. less than 15 years 496  500  512  522  538  780  1'078  1'201 
Female 15-49 years 816  824  833  851  870  976  1'164  1'142 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Diphtheria
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Japanese encephalitis
 
Measles
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  18  133  1'677  3'000  43  512 
Mumps
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  113  170  56  3'577 
Pertussis
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  122  20  12  43  287 
Polio*
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Rubella
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  16  144 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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Tetanus (total)**
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Yellow fever
 
* Polio refers to all polio cases (indigenous or imported), including polio cases caused by vaccine derived polio viruses (VDPV). For disaggregated 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 Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2010  99  MICS   91  97  97  95  98  93 
DTP1 2010  98  MICS   91  92  90  89  92  90 
DTP3 2010  92  MICS   91  75  78  82  86  85 
DTP4          76  72  72  74 
IPV1          91  87  87  93 
HepB_BD          99*  96  99 
HepB3          77  78  82  89  85 
Hib3          68  69  78  79 
JapEnc         
MCV1          69  68  83  89  80 
MCV2          80  78  88  92  74 
MenA         
PCV1         
PCV2         
PCV3         
Pol3 2010  91  MICS   91  75  79  74  86  87 
Rota1         
RotaC         
RCV1          69  67  84  89 
TT2plus          92  93 
PAB         
VAD1         
YFV         
* indicates the country reported above 100% coverage.

  Next update: Mid July 2019

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Bosnia and Herzegovina)
BCG
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  97  97  95  98  97  93 
DTP1
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  92  90  89  92  94  90 
DTP3
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  75  78  82  86  89  85 
HepB3
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  77  78  82  89  91 
HepB_BD
 
Hib3
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  68  69  78  79  83 
IPV1
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  91  58  56 
MCV1
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  69  68  83  89  92  80 
MCV2
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  80  78  88  92  93  74 
PCV3
 
Pol3
  75  79  74  86  87  87 
RCV1
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  69  68  83  89  92  80 
RotaC
 

Click for WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for PAB time series.

Number of districts in the country 18  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% 28
From 80 to 89% 28
From 50 to 79% 39
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
5
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2017 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DT 6 years; Yes Republic of Srpska
DTaPHibIPV 2, 4, 10 months; Yes or 3, 4, 18 months in Republic of Srpska
DTaPIPV 5 years; No
HepB_Pediatric birth; 1, 10 months; Yes
Influenza_Adult Yes elderly, adults with chronic illness, health care workers, residents living in long-term care facilities, other risk groups
Influenza_Pediatric Yes children with chronic illness
MMR 12 months; 6 years; Yes
OPV 2, 14 years; Yes or 6 years in Republic of Srpska
Td 14 years; Yes
TT 18 years; Yes

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2017  2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011 

Planning and management

Has the country a Multi-Year Plan (MYP) for immunization? Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes  No    No  No 
What years does the MYP cover? number 2015-2019  2015-2019  2015-2019         
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number     10  17    10  10 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 18  17  142      18 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 10  10  12  11      17 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 56  143  71      94 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number    
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 18      39 

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 

Finance

% of Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100%             100 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

Sources

 1  "The 2017 World Bank Development Indicators Online", GDP per capita is PPP adjusted.
 2  World Health Statistics 2018, data for 2016
 3  "United Nations, Population Division. The World Population Prospects - the 2017 revision". New York, 2017.
 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.