WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2015 global summary

Last updated 15-Jul-2015 (Data received as of 10-Jul-2015)
Next overall update Fall 2015
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Development status: Developed Economy GNI / capita (US$): 13'0201 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 42
GDP / capita (US$): 21'2521 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 52

Population data in thousands3

  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 4'272  4'290  4'307  4'324  4'338  4'475  4'794  4'401 
Births 41  41  41  41  41  44  57  68 
Surviving infants 40  41  41  41  41  44  56  67 
Pop. less than 5 years 207  215  223  224  216  241  293  333 
Pop. less than 15 years 628  638  652  661  664  768  955  951 
Female 15-49 years 948  957  967  977  989  1'097  1'165  1'136 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Croatia)
Diphtheria
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 12  119 
Mumps 35  95  86  37  152 
Pertussis 108  61  103  42  196  304 
Polio*
Rubella
Rubella (CRS)
Tetanus (neonatal)
Tetanus (total)** 18 
Yellow fever
* 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 Croatia)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG          98  99  99  99  98  98 
DTP1          98  97 
DTP3          95  96  96  96  97  93 
DTP4          92 
IPV1         
HepB_BD          98  96  98 
HepB3          95  96  98  97  97 
Hib3          95  96  96  97 
JapEnc         
MCV1          94  94  96  96  93 
MCV2          97  97  98  98 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3          95  96  96  97  94 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1          94  94  95  96  96 
TT2plus          97 
PAB         
VAD1         
YFV         
  ° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year

  Next update: Mid July 2016

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Croatia)
BCG 98  99  99  99  98  98 
DTP1 98  98  98  97  97  95 
DTP3 95  96  96  96  97  93 
HepB3 95  96  98  97  97 
HepB_BD 98  98  96  98 
Hib3 95  96  96  96  97 
MCV1 94  94  95  96  96  93 
MCV2 97  97  97  98  98 
PCV3
Pol3 95  96  96  96  97  94 
Rota_last

Number of districts in the country 21  Proportion of
districts reporting
DTP3 coverage:
% of coverage reports received at national
level vs number of reports expected
100 
   
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Greater or equal to 90% 95
From 80 to 89% 5
From 50 to 79% 0
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
 

Immunization Schedule (2014 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTaP 3 years; Yes only children that have not received 2nd revaccination
DTaPHibIPV 2, 4, 6 months; 1 year; Yes
HepB_Adult 13 years (x3 doses); Yes
HepB_Pediatric birth; 2, 6 months; Yes
IPV 7, 15 years; Yes
Influenza_Adult >=65 years; Yes and health care workers, adults with chronic diseases and other risk groups
Influenza_Pediatric children with chronic diseases
MMR 1, 6 years; Yes
TT 60 years; Yes
Td 7, 15, 19 years; Yes

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008 

Planning and management

Has the country a Multi-Year Plan (MYP) for immunization? Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes     
What years does the MYP cover? number       2012-2014  2010-2012     
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number            

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 21  113  21  113    21   
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 21  111  23  21  21 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 100  98  110  19     
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 13  78  16  15  17     
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 62  69  76  13       

Safety

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

Finance

Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 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     

Sources

 1  "The 2015 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.