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: 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: 42

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 4'240  4'256  4'271  4'287  4'302  4'428  4'776  4'598 
Births 40  41  42  42  43  45  54  66 
Surviving infants 40  41  41  42  43  45  53  65 
Pop. less than 5 years 207  212  220  226  227  242  293  324 
Pop. less than 15 years 631  637  647  659  667  767  945  968 
Female 15-49 years 933  943  952  961  972  1'085  1'163  1'168 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Croatia)
Diphtheria
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Japanese encephalitis
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Measles
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  206  12  119 
Mumps
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  29  35  95  86  152 
Pertussis
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  57  108  61  103  196  304 
Polio*
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Rubella
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Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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Tetanus (total)**
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  18 
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 Croatia)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG          98  98  99  99  99  98 
DTP1          98  97 
DTP3          94  95  96  96  96  93 
DTP4          90  92 
IPV1         
HepB_BD          98  96  98 
HepB3          94  95  96  98  97 
Hib3          94  95  96  96 
JapEnc         
MCV1          93  94  94  95  96  93 
MCV2          96  97  97  97  98 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3          94  95  96  96  96  94 
Rota1         
RotaC         
Rubella1          93  94  94  95  96 
TT2plus          97 
PAB         
VAD1         
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 Croatia)
BCG
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  98  98  99  99  99  98 
DTP1
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  98  98  98  98  97  95 
DTP3
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  94  95  96  96  96  93 
HepB3
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  94  95  96  98  97 
HepB_BD
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  98  98  96  98 
Hib3
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  94  95  96  96  96 
MCV1
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  93  94  94  95  96  93 
MCV2
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  96  97  97  97  98 
PCV3
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Pol3
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  94  95  96  96  96  94 
RCV1
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  93  94  94  95  96  93 
RotaC
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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
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Greater or equal to 90% 90
From 80 to 89% 10
From 50 to 79% 0
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2015 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTaP 5 years; Yes only children that have not received 2nd revaccination
DTaPHibHepIPV 2, 4, 6 months; 1 year; Yes
HepB_Pediatric 13 years (x3); Yes
IPV 7, 15 years; Yes
Influenza_Adult >=65 years; Yes and health care workers, adults with chronic diseases and pregnant women
Influenza_Pediatric Yes children with chronic diseases
MMR 1, 6 years; Yes
TT 60 years; Yes
Td 7, 15, 19 years; 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 Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes   
What years does the MYP cover? number 2014-2016        2012-2014  2010-2012   
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 21           

System performance

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

Safety

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

Finance

Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100% 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  Yes   

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.