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

Last updated 2-Jul-2015 (Data received as of 26-June-2015)
Next overall update Mid July 2015
2014 data are provisional
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Development status: Least developed GNI / capita (US$): 8801 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 582
GDP / capita (US$): 1'5591 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 782

Population data in thousands3

  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 752  735  718  700  683  528  413  314 
Births 26  26  26  26  25  21  16  14 
Surviving infants 24  24  24  24  24  19  14  13 
Pop. less than 5 years 117  116  115  114  112  85  69  57 
Pop. less than 15 years 315  309  303  296  288  219  186  141 
Female 15-49 years 178  174  170  166  162  129  92  69 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Comoros (the))
Diphtheria
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 2'328  1'801 
Mumps
Pertussis
Polio*
Rubella 35 
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 Comoros (the))
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2012  87  EPI   75  76  78  79  90  77  90  99 
DTP1 2012  89  EPI   75  83  85  91  92  81  85 
DTP3 2012  84  EPI   75  80  83  86  83  74  70  94 
HepB_BD         
HepB3 2011  73  DHS/MICS   73  80  83  86  83  74 
Hib3 2011  73  DHS/MICS   73  80  83  86  83  74 
JapEnc         
MCV          80  82  85  87  72  70  87 
MCV2         
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3 2012  84  EPI   75  79  82  85  85  82  70  94 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1         
TT2plus 1999  41  MICS   71  51  61  65  38  40  77 
PAB         
VAD1          17  18  65  16 
YFV         
  ° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year

  Next update: Mid July 2015

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Comoros (the))
BCG 78  79  78  76  90  99 
DTP1 85  91  92  81  85  97 
DTP3 83  86  83  74  70  94 
HepB3 83  86  83  74 
HepB_BD
Hib3 83  86  83  74 
MCV 82  85  87  72  70  87 
MCV2
PAB 85  85  85  85  57  78 
PCV3
Pol3 82  85  85  82  70  94 
Rota_last

Number of districts in the country 17  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% 41
From 80 to 89% 12
From 50 to 79% 47
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
 

Immunization Schedule (2014 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
IPV Yes From January 2015
Measles 9 months; Yes
OPV birth; 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
TT 1st contact pregnancy; +1, +6 months; +1, +1 year; Yes
VitaminA 6, 12, 18, 24, 30, 36 months; 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 Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number 2015-2019  2011-2014  2011-2014  2011-2014  2011-2014  2007-2011  2007-2011 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 17  17  17  17  17  13 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 17  17  17  17  17  17  17 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 11  11  12  11  11 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 53  65  65  71  35  65  65 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 18  35  35  29  12  18 

Safety

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

Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100%   30    32  30  21 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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