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

Last updated 1-December 2016 (data as of 18-November-2016)
Next overall update June 2017
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Development status: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 3'3401 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 572
GDP / capita (US$): 10'8911 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 662

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 91'508  89'580  87'614  85'661  83'788  68'335  56'397  43'370 
Births 2'488  2'485  2'458  2'408  2'335  1'714  1'871  1'707 
Surviving infants 2'445  2'441  2'413  2'361  2'288  1'660  1'747  1'502 
Pop. less than 5 years 12'116  11'727  11'129  10'458  9'921  7'985  8'863  6'759 
Pop. less than 15 years 30'344  29'545  28'605  27'626  26'788  24'831  23'114  17'348 
Female 15-49 years 23'090  22'736  22'418  22'114  21'782  16'774  12'754  9'799 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Egypt)
Diphtheria
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  59  333 
Japanese encephalitis
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Measles
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  5'432  1'314  405  245  26  2'633  887  839 
Mumps
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  5'143  7'626  20'390  531  1'390 
Pertussis
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  49 
Polio*
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  565  2'006 
Rubella
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  53  21  34  35  30  24 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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  20  321  3'275  2'965 
Tetanus (total)**
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  264  597  4'952  6'644 
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 Egypt)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2013  99  DHS   59  96  96  98  95  98  98  89  72 
DTP1 2013  99  DHS   59  95  96  97  94  97  98 
DTP3 2013  97  DHS   59  93  94  97  93  97  98  87  84 
DTP4          92  93 
IPV1         
HepB_BD         
HepB3 2013  97  DHS   59  93  94  97  93  97  98 
Hib3          93  94 
JapEnc         
MCV1          92  93  96  93  96  98  87  78 
MCV2          92  93  96  92  97  97 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3 2013  97  DHS   59  93  94  97  93  97  98  87  84 
Rota1         
RotaC         
RCV1          92  93  96  96 
TT2plus 2013  29  DHS   59  71  61 
PAB         
VAD1          98 
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

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Egypt)
BCG
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  96  96  98  95  98  98  89  50 
DTP1
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  94  96  97  94  97  98  95  80 
DTP3
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  93  94  97  93  96  98  87  57 
HepB3
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  93  94  97  93  96  98 
HepB_BD
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Hib3
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  93  94 
IPV1
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MCV1
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  92  93  96  93  96  98  86  41 
MCV2
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  92  93  96  92  97  97 
PAB
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  86  86  86  86  86  80  74 
PCV3
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Pol3
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  93  94  97  93  96  98  87  67 
RCV1
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  92  93  96  93  96  97 
RotaC
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Number of districts in the country 279  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% 87
From 80 to 89% 4
From 50 to 79% 5
Less than 50% 4
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 1 month; Yes
DTwP 18 months; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
HepB_Pediatric birth; Yes
MMR 12, 18 months; Yes
MenAC 4, 6, 12, 15 years; Yes
OPV 2, 4, 6, 9, 12, 18 months; Yes
Td 6, 10 years; Yes

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 Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number 2013-2018  2015-2016  2010-2014    2010-2014  2007-2011   
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 27  279  279  27  273  273  29 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 279  279  279  275  273  273  271 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 254  262  262  259  264  267  271 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 91  94  94  94  97  98  100 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 196  222  218  242  241  244  233 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 70  80  78  88  88  89  86 

Safety

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

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

Sources

 1  "The 2016 World Bank Development Indicators Online", GDP per capita is PPP adjusted.
 2  World Health Statistics 2016, data for 2015
 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.