WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2017 global summary

Last updated 31-July-2017 (data as of 19-July-2017)
Next overall update Fall-2017
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Development status: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 4'0901 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 322
GDP / capita (US$): 7'5061 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 392

Population data in thousands3

  2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 773  769  763  758  753  753  743  780 
Births 16  16  16  16  16  19  21  24 
Surviving infants 15  15  15  15  15  19  20  23 
Pop. less than 5 years 76  75  75  74  74  96  90  107 
Pop. less than 15 years 227  229  231  234  236  272  269  331 
Female 15-49 years 202  201  200  198  197  200  201  182 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Guyana)
Diphtheria
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Japanese encephalitis
 
Measles
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  464 
Mumps
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Pertussis
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  61 
Polio*
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Rubella
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Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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  1'010 
Tetanus (total)**
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  1'010  20 
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 disaggregated 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 Guyana)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2012  95  DHS   87  95  99  99  98  98  93  85  68 
DTP1 2012  96  DHS   87  97  96  99*  98  99  97 
DTP3 2012  91  DHS   87  97  95  98  98  97  88  82  36 
DTP4          81  79 
IPV1          98  31 
HepB_BD         
HepB3 2012  91  DHS   87  97  95  98  98  97 
Hib3 2012  91  DHS   87  97  95  98  98  97 
JapEnc         
MCV1          99*  99*  99*  99*  99  86  73 
MCV2          94  95  91  95  90 
MenA         
PCV1          97  94  98  98  94 
PCV2          97  94  98  96  92 
PCV3 2012  87  DHS   87  92  94  97  96  90 
Pol3 2012  92  DHS   87  94  92  97  98  97  79  79  42 
Rota1          97  94  99  97  95 
RotaC 2012  89  DHS   87  96  96  95  94  91 
RCV1          99*  95  99*  99*  99 
TT2plus 1999  61  MICS   89  99*  99  99  99  95  81 
PAB          99  99  97 
VAD1         
YFV 2012  78  DHS   87  99  99*  99*  99*  99  83 
* indicates the country reported above 100% coverage.

  Next update: Mid-July 2018

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

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BCG
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  95  99  99  98  98  93  85  68 
DTP1
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  97  96  99  98  99  97  94  60 
DTP3
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  97  95  98  98  97  88  83  35 
HepB3
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  97  95  98  98  97 
HepB_BD
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Hib3
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  97  95  98  98  97 
IPV1
  98  31 
MCV1
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  99  99  99  99  99  86  73 
MCV2
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  94  95  91  95  90 
PCV3
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  92  94  97  96  90 
Pol3
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  94  92  97  98  97  79  79  42 
RCV1
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  99  99  99  99  99  86 
RotaC
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  96  96  95  94  91 
YFV
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  99  99  99  99  99  83 

Click for WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for PAB time series.

Number of districts in the country 13  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% 92
From 80 to 89% 8
From 50 to 79% 0
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2016 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth-2 months; Yes
DTwP 18, 45 months; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
HepB_Adult 15 years; No eligible persons
HPV 11 years; +1, +6 months; No from September 2017
IPV 2, 4, 6, 18 months; 3 years; Yes special groups for doses 4 and after
MenACWY-135 conj Yes special population
MMR 12,18 months; Yes
OPV 2, 4, 6, 18, 45 months; Yes
Pneumo_conj 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
Rotavirus 2, 4 months; Yes
Td 15 years; Yes
Varicella 1st contact; +6 weeks; No children in orphanage
YF 12 months; Yes and travelers to endemic countries

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010 

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 2017-2021  2012-2018  2013-2018  2006-2015  2006-2015  2006-2015  2008-2015 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 13  13  13  13  13  13  13 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 13  13  13  13  13  13  13 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 13  12  13  13  12  12   
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 100  92  100  100  92  92   
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 12  10   
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 92  77  54  62  69  62   

Safety

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

% of Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100% 94  89  91  79  71  56  67 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

Sources

 1  "The 2017 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 2017 revision". New York, 2017.
 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.