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: Least developed GNI / capita (US$): 4101 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 522
GDP / capita (US$): 1'1391 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 772

Population data in thousands3

  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 91'729  89'393  87'095  84'838  82'621  66'024  48'043  35'241 
Births 3'084  3'055  3'029  3'006  2'987  2'886  2'292  1'751 
Surviving infants 2'929  2'896  2'865  2'836  2'811  2'634  2'016  1'507 
Pop. less than 5 years 14'095  13'956  13'840  13'725  13'622  12'351  9'127  6'705 
Pop. less than 15 years 39'711  39'223  38'695  38'114  37'472  30'744  22'242  15'891 
Female 15-49 years 21'458  20'670  19'920  19'232  18'590  14'503  10'590  7'938 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Ethiopia)
Diphtheria 61  142 
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 4'347  3'255  4'235  1'176  3'511  1'660  1'836  10'690 
Mumps
Pertussis 922  23'429 
Polio* 152  81  234 
Rubella 795  174  130  191 
Rubella (CRS)
Tetanus (neonatal) 40  33  75  50  66  20  39 
Tetanus (total) 33  75  50  66  140  409 
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 Ethiopia)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2011  80  EPI   47.0  54  69  76  81  51  70 
DTP1 2011  80  EPI   47.0  95  87  90  86  87  50 
DTP3 2011  60  EPI   47.0  83  87  86  79  81  42  49 
HepB_BD         
HepB3 2011  60  EPI   47.0  83  87  86  79  81 
Hib3 2011  60  EPI   47.0  83  87  86  79  81 
JapEnc         
MCV 2011  68  EPI   47.0  80  82  81  75  74  37  38 
MCV2         
PCV1         
PCV3 2011  12  EPI   47.0 
Pol3 2011  71  EPI   47.0  87  86  75  75  42  49 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1         
TT2plus 2011  26  EPI   47.0  66  60  65  32  16 
PAB         
VAD1          96 
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 Ethiopia)
BCG 80  80  78  84  87  51  64 
DTP1 80  87  88  81  80  47  73 
DTP3 61  65  63  56  57  27  49 
HepB3 61  65  63  55  56 
Hib3 61  65  63  55  56 
MCV 66  68  66  59  57  33  38 
PAB 68  88  88  88  84  54  24 
PCV3 12  12 
Pol3 70  70  69  60  59  53  49 
Rota_last
YFV

Number of districts in the country 96  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% 36
From 80 to 89% 18
From 50 to 79% 32
Less than 50% 14
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
 

Immunization Schedule (2012 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTwPHibHep 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 From October 2013
TT 1st contact pregnancy; +1, +6 months; +1, +1 year; Yes
VitaminA 9 months to 5 years; Yes

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 2011-2015  2011 - 2015  2011-2015  2010-2014  2006-2010  2006-2010  2006-2010 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number     98  98  103  40  85 

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 96  97  98  98  103  97  85 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 52  50  54  42  47  31  29 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 54  52  55  43  46  32  34 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 21  21  13  16  13     
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 22  22  13  16  13     

Safety

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

Finance

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

Maternal and neonatal tetanus (NT) elimination

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