WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2013 global summary

Last updated 20-Octl-2013 (data as of 16-Oct-2013)
Next overall update June 2014
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Development status: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 3'0001 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 182
GDP / capita (US$): 6'7231 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 212

Population data in thousands3

  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 80'722  79'392  78'076  76'775  75'492  66'137  56'337  44'932 
Births 1'898  1'892  1'881  1'865  1'843  1'640  1'742  1'697 
Surviving infants 1'862  1'854  1'842  1'824  1'801  1'588  1'626  1'493 
Pop. less than 5 years 9'237  9'131  8'923  8'755  8'544  7'808  8'266  6'894 
Pop. less than 15 years 25'275  24'964  24'605  24'311  23'993  23'430  22'265  18'105 
Female 15-49 years 20'693  20'373  20'071  19'743  19'425  16'032  12'872  10'219 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Egypt)
Diphtheria 59  333 
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 245  26  16  608  668  2'633  887  839 
Mumps 531  26  33  50  1'390 
Pertussis 49 
Polio* 565  2'006 
Rubella 35  30  461  608  1'097  24 
Rubella (CRS)
Tetanus (neonatal) 20  20  11  36  321  3'275  2'965 
Tetanus (total) 264  11  189  597  4'952  6'644 
Yellow fever
* Polio refers to all polio cases (indigenous or imported), including polio cases caused by vaccine derived polio viruses (VDPV);"
"it does not include cases of vaccine-associated paralytic polio (VAPP) and cases of non polio acute flaccid paralysis [AFP]).

Percentage target population vaccinated by antigen

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  Most recent coverage survey4  

Official country estimates5

  (Click for retrospective coverage estimates data for Egypt)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2007  99  DHS   68.5  95  98  98  98  98  98  89  72 
DTP1 2007  100  DHS   68.5  94  97  97  97  98  98 
DTP3 2007  98  DHS   68.5  93  97  97  97  97  98  87  84 
HepB_BD         
HepB3 2007  96  DHS   68.5  93  97  97  97  97  98 
Hib3         
JapEnc         
MCV 2007  98  DHS   68.5  93  96  96  95  92  98  87  78 
MCV2          92  97  97  96  96  97 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3 2007  95  DHS   68.5  93  97  97  97  97  98  87  84 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1          96 
TT2plus 2002  35  DHS   73.8  71  61 
PAB         
VAD1          98 
YFV         
  ° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year

  Next update: July 2014

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Egypt)
BCG 95  98  98  98  98  98  89  50 
DTP1 94  97  97  97  98  98  95  80 
DTP3 93  96  97  97  97  98  87  57 
HepB3 93  96  97  97  97  98 
Hib3
MCV 93  96  96  95  92  98  86  41 
PAB 86  86  86  85  85  80  74 
PCV3
Pol3 93  96  97  97  97  98  87  67 
Rota_last

Number of districts in the country 275  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% 91
From 80 to 89% 3
From 50 to 79% 4
Less than 50% 1
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
 

Immunization Schedule (2012 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG 1 week; Yes
DT 2, 4, 6, 18 months; Yes risk groups
DTwP 18 months; Yes
DTwPHep 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
HepB 2, 4, 6 months; Yes at risk children and adults in high risk groups
IPV 2, 4, 6, 9, 12, 18 months; Yes
MMR 12, 18 months; Yes
MenAC 3, 6, 12, 15 years; Yes
MenACWY travelers
OPV birth; +1 week; 2, 4, 6, 9,12, 18 months; Yes
TT 1st contact; +2, +6 months; +1, +1 year; Yes CBAW
Td 7, 9 years; Yes
Typhoid Yes High risk group
YFV Yes travelers

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2007  2006 

Planning and management

Multi-year plan (MYP) for immunization Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number   2010-2014  2007-2011    10 years  2'012  2006 - 2010 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 27  273  273  29  265  259  259 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

Does the country have a standing technical advisory group on immunization? Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes         

System performance

Total number of districts in country number 275  273  273  271  265  259  259 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 259  264  267  271    259  259 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 94  97  98  100    100  100 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 242  241  244  233       
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 88  88  89  86       

Safety

Monitoring of Adverse Events Following Immunization (AEFI)? Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
Does your country have a vaccine adverse events review committee? Yes/No/NR/ND Yes  Yes  Yes         

Finance

Percentage of routine vaccines funded by Government From 0 to 100% 100  100  133  100  100  100  100 

Maternal and neonatal tetanus (NT) elimination

NT eliminated Yes/No Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  No 

Sources

Unless otherwise specified, data provided by Member States through WHO-UNICEF Joint Reporting Form and WHO Regional offices.
 1  "The 2013 World Bank Development Indicators Online", GDP per capita is PPP adjusted.
 2  World Health Statistics 2012, data for 2011
 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.