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$): 3'4401 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 242
GDP / capita (US$): 7'5271 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 292

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 16'343  16'015  15'691  15'369  15'049  11'689  9'159  7'119 
Births 438  435  432  428  425  407  353  312 
Surviving infants 429  425  422  418  414  390  331  285 
Pop. less than 5 years 2'089  2'068  2'044  2'020  2'003  1'873  1'545  1'294 
Pop. less than 15 years 5'985  5'945  5'901  5'853  5'806  5'019  4'156  3'235 
Female 15-49 years 4'280  4'172  4'065  3'959  3'853  2'819  2'072  1'588 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Guatemala)
Diphtheria
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Japanese encephalitis
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Measles
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  8'802  2'703 
Mumps
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  143 
Pertussis
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  83  25  34  273  146  130  1'513 
Polio*
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  287 
Rubella
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  276 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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  60 
Tetanus (total)**
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  11  60  60 
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 Guatemala)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2007  97  MCH   87  89  91  97  94  91  95  62  36 
DTP1 2007  96  MCH   87  99*  89  99*  99*  94  94 
DTP3 2007  84  MCH   87  74  73  93  96  88  95  66  43 
DTP4          86  56 
IPV1         
HepB_BD          32  22  37  35  31 
HepB3          74  73  93  96  88 
Hib3          74  73  93  96  88 
JapEnc         
MCV1          99  67  93  93  89  86  68  23 
MCV2          59 
PCV1          99*  78  88 
PCV3          82  51  24 
Pol3 2007  85  MCH   87  90  65  92  94  88  93  74  43 
Rota1          99  65  99*  99*  81 
RotaC          79  54  88  81  71 
Rubella1          99  67  93  93  89 
TT2plus 2001  49  MCH   69  99*  99*  99*  99*  22  27 
PAB         
VAD1          75  64  46  34  63  49 
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 Guatemala)
BCG
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  89  91  88  94  91  95  62  36 
DTP1
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  99  89  97  96  94  94  86  68 
DTP3
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  74  73  85  96  88  81  66  43 
HepB3
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  74  73  85  96  88 
HepB_BD
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  32  22  32  35  31 
Hib3
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  74  73  85  96  85 
IPV1
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MCV1
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  99  67  85  93  89  86  68  23 
MCV2
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PAB
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  90  85  85  85  85  67  44 
PCV3
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  82  51  24 
Pol3
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  90  65  84  94  88  80  74  43 
RCV1
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  99  67  85  93  89 
RotaC
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  79  54  81  81  71 

Number of districts in the country 338  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% 45
From 80 to 89% 18
From 50 to 79% 28
Less than 50% 8
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
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Immunization Schedule (2015 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTwP 18 months; 4 years; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
HepB_Adult Yes health care workers
HepB_Pediatric birth; Yes
IPV Yes From January 2016
Influenza_Adult Yes Elderly, aduts with chronic diseases, pregnant women, health care workers and risk groups
Influenza_Pediatric 6-35 months; Yes and children with cronic diseases
MMR 12 months; Yes
OPV 2, 4, 6, 18 months; 4 years; Yes
Pneumo_conj 2, 4, 12 months; Yes
Rotavirus 2, 4 months; Yes
Td 1st contact; +4 weeks; +6 months; +1, +1 year; Yes or 1st contact; +4 weeks; +6 months; +10, +10 years (if not at risk)
VitaminA 6-59, 12-59 months; 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 No  No  Yes  No  Yes  No  No 
What years does the MYP cover? number     2012-2016    2011-2015     
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number   334    335  332  333  332 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 334  334  334  335  332  333  332 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 136  249  305  256  266  263  312 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 41  75  91  76  80  79  94 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 47  141  130  71  179  162  231 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 14  42  39  21  54  49  70 

Safety

Has the country a vaccine adverse events review committee? Yes/No/NR/ND no  No  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% 99  100  99  100  100  100  100 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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