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$): 3'5201 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 192
GDP / capita (US$): 6'6481 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 222

Population data in thousands3

  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 504  499  494  491  488  442  352  302 
Births 10  10  10  10  10  13  14  13 
Surviving infants 10  10  10  10  10  12  13  12 
Pop. less than 5 years 48  48  49  49  50  62  63  52 
Pop. less than 15 years 145  147  150  152  155  185  160  139 
Female 15-49 years 137  135  134  133  131  109  77  71 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Cabo Verde)
Diphtheria
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 1'279 
Mumps 11  40  198  42 
Pertussis 18  290 
Polio* 56  17 
Rubella 18  10  28 
Rubella (CRS) 16 
Tetanus (neonatal)
Tetanus (total)** 40 
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 Cabo Verde)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2010  100  EPI   98  99*  94  99*  99  99*  92  97 
DTP1 2010  100  EPI   98  99  93  98  99  99*  93 
DTP3 2010  100  EPI   98  95  93  94  90  99*  86  88 
DTP4          87 
IPV1         
HepB_BD          99  94  99*  99  99* 
HepB3 2010  98  EPI   98  95  93  94  90  98 
Hib3          95  93  94  90 
JapEnc         
MCV1          93  91  91  96  97  80  79 
MCV2          79  89  99 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3 2010  100  EPI   98  95  93  94  90  99*  86  87 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1          79  89  99 
TT2plus 1997  38       82  63  64  45  90 
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 Cabo Verde)
BCG 99  94  99  99  99  96  97 
DTP1 99  93  98  99  99  94  96 
DTP3 95  93  94  90  99  90  88 
HepB3 95  93  94  90  98 
HepB_BD 99  94  99  99  99 
Hib3 95  93  94  90 
MCV1 93  91  91  96  97  86  79 
MCV2 79  89  94  99 
PAB 92  92  92  92  92  60  75 
PCV3
Pol3 95  93  94  90  99  90  87 
Rota_last
YFV

Number of districts in the country 22  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% 100
From 80 to 89% 0
From 50 to 79% 0
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 2, 4, 6, 18 months; Yes
HepB birth; Yes
MMR 15 months; Yes
Measles 9 months; Yes
OPV birth; 2, 4, 6, 18 months; Yes
TT 1st contact pregnancy; +1, +6 months; +1, +1 year; Yes and CBAW

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  No  Yes  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number         2006-2010  2006-2010  2006-2010 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 22  22  22  17 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 22  22  22  22  22  22  17 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 22  18  21 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 100  82  95  41 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 12  11       
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 55  50  41        24 

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  No  No 

Finance

Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100% 100  100  100  100  100  84  84 

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 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.