WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2014 global summary

Last updated 15-Jul-2014 (Data received as of 8-Jul-2014)
Next overall update Fall 2014
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Development status: Least developed GNI / capita (US$): 4701 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 462
GDP / capita (US$): 1'3541 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 682

Population data in thousands3

  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 94'101  91'729  89'393  87'095  84'838  66'024  48'043  35'241 
Births 3'113  3'084  3'055  3'029  3'006  2'886  2'292  1'751 
Surviving infants 2'962  2'929  2'896  2'865  2'836  2'634  2'016  1'507 
Pop. less than 5 years 14'249  14'095  13'956  13'840  13'725  12'351  9'127  6'705 
Pop. less than 15 years 40'163  39'711  39'223  38'695  38'114  30'744  22'242  15'891 
Female 15-49 years 22'276  21'458  20'670  19'920  19'232  14'503  10'590  7'938 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Ethiopia)
Diphtheria 61  142 
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 5'253  4'347  3'255  4'235  1'176  1'660  1'836  10'690 
Mumps
Pertussis 922  23'429 
Polio* 152  81  234 
Rubella 793  795  174  130 
Rubella (CRS)
Tetanus (neonatal) 16  40  33  75  50  20  39 
Tetanus (total) 16  33  75  50  140  409 
Yellow fever 223 
* 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 Ethiopia)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2011  80  EPI   47  77  54  69  76  51  70 
DTP1 2011  80  EPI   47  91  95  87  90  86  50 
DTP3 2011  60  EPI   47  82  83  87  86  79  42  49 
HepB_BD         
HepB3 2011  60  EPI   47  82  83  87  86  79 
Hib3 2011  60  EPI   47  82  83  87  86  79 
JapEnc         
MCV 2011  68  EPI   47  78  80  82  81  75  37  38 
MCV2         
PCV1          78 
PCV3 2011  12  EPI   47  72 
Pol3 2011  71  EPI   47  80  87  86  75  42  49 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1         
TT2plus 2011  26  EPI   47  66  60  32  16 
PAB         
VAD1          96 
YFV         
  ° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year

  Next update: July 2015

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Ethiopia)
BCG 71  76  80  76  74  56  64 
DTP1 84  82  80  77  74  47  73 
DTP3 72  69  65  61  58  30  49 
HepB3 72  69  65  62  56 
HepB_BD
Hib3 72  69  65  62  56 
MCV 62  65  68  64  59  36  38 
MCV2
PAB 72  68  88  88  88  54  24 
PCV3 63  38  12 
Pol3 70  70  70  69  65  55  49 
Rota_last
YFV

Number of districts in the country 817  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% 33
From 80 to 89% 17
From 50 to 79% 31
Less than 50% 19
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
 

Immunization Schedule (2013 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Measles 9 months; Yes
OPV Birth; 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Pneumo_conj 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Rotavirus 6, 10 weeks; Yes
TT 1st contact pregnancy; +1, +6 months; +1, +1 year; Yes

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2007 

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 2011-2015  2011-2015  2011 - 2015  2011-2015  2010-2014  2006-2010  2006-2010 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number       98  98  103  40 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 817  96  97  98  98  103  97 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 411  52  50  54  42  47  15 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 50  54  52  55  43  46  15 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 117  21  21  13  16  13   
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 14  22  22  13  16  13   

Safety

Has the country a vaccine adverse events review committee? Yes/No/NR/ND Yes  Yes  Yes  No       
Is there a national system to monitor adverse events following immunization (AEFI)? Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes  No  No  No  No 

Finance

Estimated percentage of routine vaccines funded by Government From 0 to 100%  

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.