WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2015 global summary

Last updated 15-Jul-2015 (Data received as of 10-Jul-2015)
Next overall update Fall 2015
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Development status: Developed economy GNI / capita (US$): 1 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 42
GDP / capita (US$): 1 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 42

Population data in thousands3

  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 8'158  8'078  7'997  7'915  7'831  7'166  6'674  6'304 
Births 86  84  82  81  80  76  81  73 
Surviving infants 85  84  82  81  79  76  80  72 
Pop. less than 5 years 411  406  400  393  384  401  385  356 
Pop. less than 15 years 1'200  1'193  1'189  1'184  1'179  1'250  1'137  1'261 
Female 15-49 years 1'927  1'923  1'916  1'907  1'896  1'766  1'719  1'587 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Switzerland)
Diphtheria
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 23  175  61  621  77  1'990 
Mumps 140  600 
Pertussis 4'700  5'900 
Polio*
Rubella 10  12 
Rubella (CRS)
Tetanus (neonatal)
Tetanus (total)**
Yellow fever
* 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 Switzerland)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG         
DTP1          95  95  95 
DTP3          96  96  96  96  95  93  90 
DTP4          89 
IPV1         
HepB_BD         
HepB3          16 
Hib3          95  95  95  95  95  91 
JapEnc         
MCV1          93  93  93  93  92  82  90 
MCV2          87  86  86  86  83 
PCV1          84  79 
PCV3          80  75  75  75  37 
Pol3          96  96  96  96  96  95  98 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1          93  91  91  90 
TT2plus         
PAB         
VAD1         
YFV         
  ° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year

  Next update: Mid July 2016

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Switzerland)
DTP1 98  98  98  98  95  95  96 
DTP3 96  96  96  96  95  93  90 
HepB3
HepB_BD
Hib3 95  95  95  95  95  91 
MCV1 93  93  93  93  92  82  90 
MCV2 87  86  86  86  83 
PCV3 80  75  62  50  37 
Pol3 96  96  96  96  96  95  98 
Rota_last

Number of districts in the country 26  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% 0
From 80 to 89% 0
From 50 to 79% 0
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
100
 

Immunization Schedule (2014 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes going to high-prevalence countries before age 1 year
DTaPHibIPV 2, 4, 6, 15-24 months; Yes
DTaPIPV 4-7 years; Yes
HPV 11-14 years; +6 months; Yes
HepB 11-15 years; +6 months; Yes
Influenza >= 65 years; Yes and risk groups
MMR 12, 15-24 months; Yes
MenC_conj 12-15 months; 11-15 years; Yes
Pneumo_conj 2, 4, 12 months; Yes
Pneumo_ps >= 65 years; Yes
Td 45, >= 65 years; Yes
Tdap 11-15, 25-29 years; Yes
Varicella 11-15 years; +1 month; Yes no anamnestic disease

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008 

Planning and management

Has the country a Multi-Year Plan (MYP) for immunization? Yes/No/NR No  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number   2012-2015  2012-2015         
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number              

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 26      26  26  26  26 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 24 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100%     92 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number      
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100%        

Safety

Has the country a vaccine adverse events review committee? Yes/No/NR/ND   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%  

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

Sources

 1  "The 2015 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.