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: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 1 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 92
GDP / capita (US$): 1 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 112

Population data in thousands3

  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 21  21  21  20  20  18  18  18 
Births
Surviving infants
Pop. less than 5 years
Pop. less than 15 years
Female 15-49 years

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Cook Islands)
Diphtheria
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 36  363 
Mumps
Pertussis
Polio*
Rubella
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 Cook Islands)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG          99*  98  98  98  99  99*  99*  29 
DTP1          99*  98  98  98  99  99 
DTP3          99*  98  98  93  99  92  93  40 
DTP4          97 
IPV1         
HepB_BD          99*  98  97  97  99  76 
HepB3          99*  98  98  93  99  98  71 
Hib3          99*  98  98  93  99 
JapEnc         
MCV1          98  97  97  89  99  76  67 
MCV2          98  95  98  96  98  70 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3          99*  98  98  93  99  92  83  39 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1          98  97  97  89  99 
TT2plus          98  15  34 
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 Cook Islands)
BCG 99  98  98  98  99  99  99  29 
DTP1 99  98  98  98  99  99  97  65 
DTP3 99  98  98  93  99  92  93  40 
HepB3 99  98  98  93  99  98  71 
HepB_BD 99  98  97  97  99  76 
Hib3 99  98  98  93  99 
MCV1 98  97  97  89  99  76  67 
MCV2 98  95  98  96  98  70 
PCV3
Pol3 99  98  98  93  99  92  83  39 
Rota_last

Number of districts in the country 13  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
DTwP 4 years; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 6 weeks; 3, 5 months; Yes
HPV 9 years; Yes
HepB birth; Yes
Influenza_Adult >= 60 years; and adults with chronic illness, health care workres and any other risk group
Influenza_Pediatric Children with chronic illness
MMR 15 months; 4 years; Yes
OPV 6 weeks; 3, 5, months; 4 years; Yes
TT 11 years; Yes

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  No  No  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number       2010-2011  2009 - 2012  2009-2010  1'985 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number   38  39    39  41 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 13  13  13  38  39  41 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 13  13  28  39  41 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 100  100  74  100  100  100 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number   13  13     
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 100  100  100     

Safety

Has the country a vaccine adverse events review committee? Yes/No/NR/ND 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%         80  100  100 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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