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

Last updated 15-July-2017 (data as of 11-July-2017)
Next overall update Fall-2017
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Development status: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 1'5901 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 382
GDP / capita (US$): 6'0891 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 482

Population data in thousands3

  2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 1'324'171  1'309'054  1'293'859  1'278'562  1'263'066  1'053'051  870'133  696'784 
Births 25'197  25'244  25'338  25'494  25'717  27'880  27'419  25'220 
Surviving infants 24'277  24'291  24'348  24'461  24'635  26'057  25'021  22'372 
Pop. less than 5 years 119'998  121'415  122'588  124'278  126'131  127'607  121'428  103'422 
Pop. less than 15 years 373'356  375'145  376'631  378'168  379'513  365'774  330'036  273'442 
Female 15-49 years 341'429  336'722  332'172  327'463  322'658  261'022  205'762  162'390 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for India)
Diphtheria
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  3'380  2'365  6'094  3'133  2'525  5'125  8'425  39'231 
Japanese encephalitis
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  1'627  1'620  1'657  1'078 
Measles
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  71'726  90'387  79'563  13'822  18'668  38'835  89'612  114'036 
Mumps
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Pertussis
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  37'274  25'206  46'706  31'089  44'154  31'431  112'416  320'109 
Polio*
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  265  10'408  18'975 
Rubella
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  8'274  3'252  4'870  3'698  1'232 
Rubella (CRS)
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  25 
Tetanus (neonatal)
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  227  491  492  415  588  3'287  9'313 
Tetanus (total)**
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  3'781  2'268  5'017  2'814  2'404  8'997  23'356  45'948 
Yellow fever
 
* 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 India)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2012  91     84  89  87  91  90  74  99* 
DTP1 2008  83  CES   52  91  90  90  89  74 
DTP3 2012  75     84  88  87  83  82  58  99*  53 
DTP4          81  79 
IPV1          56 
HepB_BD          47  44  33  30 
HepB3 2008  59  CES   52  88  87  67  70 
Hib3          80  45  88 
JapEnc          59  70  69  65 
MCV1          88  87  83  83  56  91 
MCV2          76  69  42  50 
MenA         
PCV1         
PCV2         
PCV3         
Pol3 2008  70  CES   52  86  86  82  79  57  99*  42 
Rota1          75 
RotaC          65 
RCV1         
TT2plus 1999  60  MICS     76  77  61  90  80  78  22 
PAB         
VAD1          76  77  70  90 
YFV         
* indicates the country reported above 100% coverage.

  Next update: Mid-July 2018

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for India)
BCG
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  89  87  89  91  90  74  66 
DTP1
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  91  90  90  90  89  74  88  25 
DTP3
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  88  87  85  83  82  58  70 
HepB3
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  88  87  79  70  73 
HepB_BD
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  47  44  41  37  23 
Hib3
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  80  45  20  20 
IPV1
  47 
MCV1
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  88  87  85  83  83  56  56 
MCV2
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  76  69  60  51  36 
PCV3
 
Pol3
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  86  86  84  82  79  57  66 
RCV1
 
RotaC
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Click for WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for PAB time series.

Number of districts in the country 676  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% 42
From 80 to 89% 27
From 50 to 79% 28
Less than 50% 3
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; Yes
DTwP 16-24 months; 5 years; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
HepB Birth; Yes
IPV 6, 14 weeks; Yes
JE_LiveAtd 9, 16-24 months; No
Measles 9-12, 16-24 months; Yes
MR 9 months - 2 years; No From February 2017
OPV birth; 6, 10, 14 weeks; 16-24 months; Yes
Pneumo_conj Up to 1 year; No From April 2017
Rotavirus 6, 10, 14 weeks; No
TT 10, 16 years; Yes and pregnant women
VitaminA 9, 18, 24, 30, 36, 42 months; Yes

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 2'017  2'017  2013-2017  2013-2017  2010-2017  2010-2017  2005-10 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 676  675  674    657    644 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 676  675  674  659  657  645  644 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 468  443        561   
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 69  66        87   
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 206  163        461   
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 30  24        71   

Safety

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

Finance

% of Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100% 56  43  80  77  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  Yes 

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.