WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2016 global summary

Last updated 15-July-2016 (15-July-2016)
Next overall update Fall 2016
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Development status: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 3'5201 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 212
GDP / capita (US$): 6'6481 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 252

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 521  514  507  501  495  439  341  286 
Births 11  11  11  11  11  12  14  12 
Surviving infants 11  11  11  11  11  12  13  11 
Pop. less than 5 years 54  53  53  53  53  63  63  49 
Pop. less than 15 years 154  154  154  155  156  191  157  135 
Female 15-49 years 145  143  142  140  138  106  77  67 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Cabo Verde)
Diphtheria
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Japanese encephalitis
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Measles
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  1'279 
Mumps
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  11  40  198 
Pertussis
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  18  290 
Polio*
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  56  17 
Rubella
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  18  10 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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Tetanus (total)**
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  40 
Yellow fever
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* 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  94  99*  94  99*  99  92  97 
DTP1 2010  100  EPI   98  92  99  93  98  99  93 
DTP3 2010  100  EPI   98  93  95  93  94  90  86  88 
DTP4          98  87 
IPV1         
HepB_BD          93  99  94  99*  99 
HepB3 2010  98  EPI   98  93  95  93  94  90 
Hib3          93  95  93  94  90 
JapEnc         
MCV1          92  93  91  91  96  80  79 
MCV2          95  79  89  99 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3 2010  100  EPI   98  93  95  93  94  90  86  87 
Rota1         
RotaC         
Rubella1          95  79  89  99 
TT2plus 1997  38       64  82  63  64  45  90 
PAB         
VAD1         
YFV         
° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year.  * indicates the country reported above 100% coverage.

  Next update: Mid July 2017

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

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BCG
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  94  99  94  99  99  96  97 
DTP1
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  97  99  93  98  99  94  96 
DTP3
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  93  95  93  94  90  90  88 
HepB3
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  93  95  93  94  90 
HepB_BD
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  93  99  94  99  99 
Hib3
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  93  95  93  94  90 
IPV1
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MCV1
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  92  93  91  91  96  86  79 
MCV2
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  95  79  89  94  99 
PAB
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  92  92  92  92  92  60  75 
PCV3
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Pol3
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  93  95  93  94  90  90  87 
RCV1
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  95  79  89  94  99 
RotaC
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YFV
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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
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Greater or equal to 90% 59
From 80 to 89% 23
From 50 to 79% 18
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2015 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 2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009 

Planning and management

Has the country a Multi-Year Plan (MYP) for immunization? Yes/No/NR No  No  No  No  No  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number           2006-2010  2006-2010 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 22  22  22  22 

System performance

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

Safety

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

Finance

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

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

Has the country a standing technical advisory group on immunization (NITAG)? Yes/No/NR No  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 2015 revision". New York, 2016.
 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.