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: Least developed GNI / capita (US$): 2'2801 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 442
GDP / capita (US$): 1'9101 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 562

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 112  110  109  107  105  84  72  59 
Births
Surviving infants
Pop. less than 5 years 15  15  15  15  15  12  12 
Pop. less than 15 years 39  39  38  38  38  34  29  23 
Female 15-49 years 29  29  29  28  27  21  18  14 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Kiribati)
Diphtheria
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Japanese encephalitis
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Measles
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  30  170 
Mumps
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Pertussis
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  830  161 
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
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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 Kiribati)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2008  89  DHS   22  98  72  86  95  86  80  93  66 
DTP1 2008  82  DHS   22  95  83  95  94  99*  95 
DTP3 2008  61  DHS   22  87  75  95  94  99  90  97  43 
DTP4          53 
IPV1          98 
HepB_BD          96  66  84  82  66  80 
HepB3 2008  61  DHS   22  87  75  95  94  95  90  73 
Hib3 2008  61  DHS   22  87  75  95  94  95 
JapEnc         
MCV1          84  91  91  90  80  75 
MCV2          76  84  61 
PCV1          97  70  62 
PCV3          94  57  40 
Pol3 2008  48  DHS   22  76  79  91  92  95  90  97  10 
Rota1          98 
RotaC          70 
Rubella1          84  91  91  90 
TT2plus 2008  44  DHS   22  83  99*  83  50  54 
PAB         
VAD1          88  76  99*  58 
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 Kiribati)
BCG
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  98  72  86  95  86  80  93  66 
DTP1
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  95  83  95  94  99  95  98  68 
DTP3
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  87  75  95  94  99  90  97  43 
HepB3
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  87  75  95  94  95  90 
HepB_BD
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  96  66  84  82  66  80 
Hib3
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  87  75  95  94  95 
IPV1
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  52 
MCV1
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  84  88  91  91  90  80  75 
MCV2
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  76  80  84  61 
PAB
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  90  90  90  85  83 
PCV3
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  94  57  40 
Pol3
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  76  79  91  92  95  90  97  10 
RCV1
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  84  88  91  91  90 
RotaC
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  37 

Number of districts in the country 22  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% 91
From 80 to 89% 0
From 50 to 79% 9
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
DTwP 6 years; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
HepB_Pediatric birth; Yes
IPV 14 weeks; Yes
MR 12 months; 6 years; Yes
OPV 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Pneumo_conj 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Rotavirus 6, 10 weeks; Yes
TT 13, 14 years; Yes
VitaminA 6-59 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 2013-2018  2013-2015  2013-2017  2008-2012  2008-2012  2008-2012   
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number    

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 24 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 11   
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 67  100  100  83  83  46   
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number  
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 50  50  17  17  33   

Safety

Has the country a vaccine adverse events review committee? Yes/No/NR/ND 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%   100    111    100  100 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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