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$): 1'6101 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 382
GDP / capita (US$): 5'8331 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 482

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 1'311'051  1'295'292  1'279'499  1'263'590  1'247'446  1'053'481  870'602  697'230 
Births 25'794  25'860  25'970  26'128  26'330  27'884  27'430  25'237 
Surviving infants 24'828  24'853  24'918  25'027  25'176  26'061  25'033  22'386 
Pop. less than 5 years 123'711  124'441  125'528  126'753  127'803  127'649  121'482  103'492 
Pop. less than 15 years 377'427  378'391  379'347  380'127  380'491  365'902  330'215  273'631 
Female 15-49 years 336'738  332'166  327'480  322'719  317'940  261'115  205'858  162'488 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for India)
Diphtheria
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  2'365  6'094  3'133  2'525  4'233  5'125  8'425  39'231 
Japanese encephalitis
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  1'620  1'657  1'078  1'214 
Measles
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  25'488  24'977  13'822  18'668  33'634  38'835  89'612  114'036 
Mumps
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Pertussis
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  25'206  46'706  31'089  44'154  39'091  31'431  112'416  320'109 
Polio*
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  265  10'408  18'975 
Rubella
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  3'252  4'870  3'698  1'232 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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  491  492  415  588  734  3'287  9'313 
Tetanus (total)**
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  2'268  5'017  2'814  2'404  2'843  8'997  23'356  45'948 
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 India)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2012  91     84  87  91  90  90  74  99* 
DTP1 2008  83  CES   52  90  90  89  89  74 
DTP3 2012  75     84  87  83  82  82  58  99*  53 
DTP4          79 
IPV1         
HepB_BD          44  33  30 
HepB3 2008  59  CES   52  87  67  70  47 
Hib3          45  88 
JapEnc          70  69  65  63 
MCV1          87  83  83  84  56  91 
MCV2          69  42  50  30 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3 2008  70  CES   52  86  82  79  79  57  99*  42 
Rota1         
RotaC         
Rubella1         
TT2plus 1999  60  MICS     77  61  90  90  80  78  22 
PAB         
VAD1          77  70  90  90 
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 India)
BCG
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  87  89  91  90  90  74  66 
DTP1
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  90  90  90  89  89  74  88  25 
DTP3
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  87  85  83  82  82  58  70 
HepB3
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  87  79  70  73  44 
HepB_BD
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  44  41  37  23 
Hib3
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  45  20  20 
IPV1
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MCV1
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  87  85  83  83  84  56  56 
MCV2
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  69  60  51  36  27 
PAB
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  87  87  87  87  87  85  81  20 
PCV3
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Pol3
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  86  84  82  79  79  57  66 
RCV1
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RotaC
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Number of districts in the country 675  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% 39
From 80 to 89% 27
From 50 to 79% 27
Less than 50% 3
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
4
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2015 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 14 weeks; No
JE_LiveAtd 9, 16-24 months; No
Measles 9, 16-24 months; Yes
OPV birth; 6, 10, 14 weeks; 16-24 months; Yes
TT 10, 16 years; Yes and pregnant women
VitaminA 9, 18, 24, 30, 36, 42 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 Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number 2'017  2013-2017  2013-2017  2010-2017  2010-2017  2005-10  2005-10 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 675  674    657    644   

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 675  674  659  657  645  644  655 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 443        561    530 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 66        87    81 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 163        461    320 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 24        71    49 

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  Yes 

Finance

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

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.