WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2017 global summary

Last updated 06-Sep-2017 (data as of 05-Sep-2017)
Next overall update 2018
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Development status: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 4'4201 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 142
GDP / capita (US$): 8'5271 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 172

Population data in thousands3

  2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 367  359  352  344  337  247  188  144 
Births
Surviving infants
Pop. less than 5 years 40  39  39  38  38  37  30  24 
Pop. less than 15 years 117  117  116  116  116  101  82  67 
Female 15-49 years 102  99  96  94  91  61  43  30 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Belize)
Diphtheria
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Japanese encephalitis
 
Measles
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  25  607 
Mumps
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Pertussis
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  44  11 
Polio*
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Rubella
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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 Belize)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2010  98  MICS   75  94  98  98  99  98  96  93  71 
DTP1 2010  83  MICS   75  94  97  96  96  96  88 
DTP3 2010  74  MICS   75  95  94  95  95  98  91  91  47 
DTP4          80  86  82 
IPV1          93 
HepB_BD          99* 
HepB3 2010  74  MICS   75  95  94  95  95  98  76 
Hib3 2010  74  MICS   75  95  94  95  95  98 
JapEnc         
MCV1          95  96  95  99  96  96  86  21 
MCV2          96  95  92  92  93 
MenA         
PCV1         
PCV2         
PCV3         
Pol3 2010  70  MICS   75  96  94  95  95  98  91  86  44 
Rota1         
RotaC         
RCV1          95  96  95  99  96 
TT2plus 2010  35  MICS   75  88  82  87  87  89 
PAB         
VAD1          79  80  55  78  97 
YFV          73 
* indicates the country reported above 100% coverage.

  Next update: Mid-July 2018

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Belize)
BCG
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  94  98  98  99  98  96  93  71 
DTP1
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  98  97  96  96  99  96  97  72 
DTP3
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  95  94  95  95  98  91  91  47 
HepB3
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  95  94  95  95  98  76 
HepB_BD
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Hib3
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  95  94  95  95  98 
IPV1
  93 
MCV1
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  95  96  95  99  96  96  86  21 
MCV2
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  96  95  92  92  93 
PCV3
 
Pol3
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  96  94  95  95  98  91  86  44 
RCV1
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  95  96  95  99  96  96 
RotaC
 

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

Number of districts in the country 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% 83
From 80 to 89% 17
From 50 to 79% 0
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2016 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DT 2, 4, 6 months; 4 years; Yes contraindication to the Vaccine
DTwP 4 years; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
HepB_Pediatric birth; Yes From October 2017
HPV 10 years; +6 months; Yes
Influenza_Adult >= 65 years; Yes and adults with chronic diseases, pregnant women, health care workers
Influenza_Pediatric 6-23 months; Yes and children with crhonic diseases
IPV 2, 4, 6 months; 4 years; Yes All children at M2, then Infants born to HIV positive mothers
MMR 12, 18 months; Yes
OPV 4, 6, 18 months; 4 years; Yes
Rotavirus Yes Form November 2017
Td 1st contact; Yes pregnant women
VitaminA 6, 12, 18, 24, 30, 36 months; Yes
YF 1st contact; No travelling to endemic countries

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010 

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 2015-2024  2015-2024  2013-2018  2'015  2010-2016  2010 - 2016  2007-2011 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 100  100  100  100  100  100  100 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 50  83  67  83  67  100  50 

Safety

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

Finance

% of Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100% 86  81  99  98  95  91  97 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

Sources

 1  "The 2017 World Bank Development Indicators Online", GDP per capita is PPP adjusted.
 2  World Health Statistics 2016, data for 2015
 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.