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: Developed economy GNI / capita (US$): 49'7301 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 22
GDP / capita (US$): 46'5471 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 22

Population data in thousands3

  2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 332  330  328  327  326  280  255  228 
Births
Surviving infants
Pop. less than 5 years 22  23  23  23  24  21  21  21 
Pop. less than 15 years 67  67  67  67  67  65  64  63 
Female 15-49 years 78  78  78  78  78  72  65  56 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Iceland)
Diphtheria
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Japanese encephalitis
 
Measles
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  14  13 
Mumps
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  71 
Pertussis
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  14  31  36  41 
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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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 Iceland)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG         
DTP1          96  96  96  97  97  99 
DTP3          91  92  90  91  89  98  99 
DTP4          87  91  84 
IPV1          96  96 
HepB_BD         
HepB3         
Hib3          91  92  90  91  89  98 
JapEnc         
MCV1          91  93  90  91  90  91  99 
MCV2          95  94  93  94  97 
MenA         
PCV1          96  95  96  96  96 
PCV2          95  94  95  95  94 
PCV3          90  91  90  89  86 
Pol3          91  92  90  91  89  98  99 
Rota1         
RotaC         
RCV1          91  93  90  91  90 
TT2plus         
PAB         
VAD1         
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 Iceland)
DTP1
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  96  96  96  97  97  99  99  99 
DTP3
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  91  92  90  91  89  98  99  99 
HepB3
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HepB_BD
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Hib3
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  91  92  90  91  89  98 
MCV1
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  91  93  90  91  90  91  99 
MCV2
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  95  94  93  94  97 
PCV3
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  90  91  90  88  86 
Pol3
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  91  92  90  91  89  98  99  99 
RCV1
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  91  93  90  91  90  91  99 
RotaC
 

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

Number of districts in the country 59  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%
From 80 to 89%
From 50 to 79%
Less than 50%
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
100
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2016 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
DTaPHibIPV 3, 5, 12 months; Yes
HPV 12 years; +6 months; Yes girls
Influenza_Adult >= 60 years; Yes and adults with chronic diseases, pregnant women, health care workers and other risk groups
Influenza_Pediatric Yes Children with chronic diseases
MenC_conj 6, 8 months; Yes
MMR 18 months; 9 years; Yes
Pneumo_conj 3, 5, 12 months; Yes
Tdap 4 years; Yes
TdaPIPV 14 years; 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  NA 
What years does the MYP cover? number 2010-2020  2010-2020           
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 59  59  59  59  59  59   

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 59  59  59  59  59  59  59 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number           59  59 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100%           100  100 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number NA  NA  NA     
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100%          

Safety

Has the country a vaccine adverse events review committee? Yes/No/NR/ND Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  No 
Is there a national system to monitor adverse events following immunization (AEFI)? Yes/No/NR   Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 

Finance

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