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$): 1'2801 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 362
GDP / capita (US$): 2'9101 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 492

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 46'050  44'864  43'693  42'543  41'420  31'066  23'446  16'268 
Births 1'571  1'556  1'540  1'523  1'506  1'196  988  807 
Surviving infants 1'492  1'476  1'460  1'442  1'424  1'110  919  747 
Pop. less than 5 years 7'166  7'072  6'974  6'871  6'762  5'066  4'456  3'347 
Pop. less than 15 years 19'299  18'899  18'479  18'048  17'614  13'768  11'481  8'129 
Female 15-49 years 11'175  10'854  10'549  10'260  9'983  7'436  5'078  3'374 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Kenya)
Diphtheria
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  15  6'395 
Japanese encephalitis
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Measles
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  95  354  190  2'395  21'002  77'072  28'473 
Mumps
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  30'468 
Pertussis
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  424  7'404  13'281 
Polio*
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  14  1'528  455 
Rubella
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  422  651  299  610 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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  32  36  1'278  1'612 
Tetanus (total)**
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  32  36  1'278  1'692  831 
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 Kenya)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2012  97  DHS   75  74  81  95  84  92  75  54 
DTP1 2012  98  DHS   75  81  88  84  89  95  73 
DTP3 2012  90  DHS   75  78  81  84  83  88  63  42 
DTP4         
IPV1         
HepB_BD          88 
HepB3 2012  90  DHS   75  78  81  83  88 
Hib3 2012  90  DHS   75  78  81  83  88 
JapEnc         
MCV1          75  79  79  93  87  46  41 
MCV2          28 
PCV1          81  88  88  88  99* 
PCV3 2012  85  DHS   75  75  81  84  82  85 
Pol3 2012  90  DHS   75  71  81  84  82  88  62  44 
Rota1          75  62 
RotaC          66  38 
Rubella1         
TT2plus 2012  51  DHS   75  55  55  77  76  51  45 
PAB         
VAD1          23  23  80  22  33 
YFV 2007  DHS   70  20  30  57  66  56  11 
° 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 Kenya)
BCG
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  87  94  92  97  99  91  92 
DTP1
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  96  97  95  98  98  83  92 
DTP3
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  89  92  87  94  96  82  84 
HepB3
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  89  92  93  94  96 
HepB_BD
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Hib3
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  89  92  93  94  96 
IPV1
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MCV1
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  75  79  73  93  87  78  78 
MCV2
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  28 
PAB
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  80  76  73  73  73  68  60 
PCV3
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  75  81  75  82  85 
Pol3
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  83  93  94  94  97  80  84 
RCV1
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RotaC
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  66  19 
YFV
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Number of districts in the country 299  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% 18
From 80 to 89% 17
From 50 to 79% 60
Less than 50% 5
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
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DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2015 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
HPV 9-13 years (2 doses); No Grade 4 (9-13 years) girls
IPV 14 weeks; Yes From May 2016
MR 9, 18 months; From January 2017
Measles 9, 18 months; Yes
OPV 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Pneumo_conj 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Rotavirus 6, 10 weeks; Yes
TT 1st contact pregnancy; +1, +6 months; +1, +1 year; Yes
VitaminA 6-11, 12-59 months; Yes
YF 9 months; No

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 2013-2017  2014-2018  2012-2017  2010-2015  2011 -2015    2005 - 2010 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 286  288      149  149  78 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 286  285  203  153  149  149  78 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 133  128  108  104  88  62  34 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 47  45  53  68  59  42  44 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 61  46  71  49  45  26  13 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 21  16  35  32  30  17  17 

Safety

Has the country a vaccine adverse events review committee? Yes/No/NR/ND Yes  Yes  No  No  No     
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% 14  15    88  85  10  90 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

Has the country a standing technical advisory group on immunization (NITAG)? Yes/No/NR Yes  No  No  No  No     

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.