WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2015 global summary

Last updated 28-May-2015 (Data received as of 22-May-2015)
Next overall update July 2015
2014 data are provisional
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Development status: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 13'4601 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 72
GDP / capita (US$): 20'9291 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 92

Population data in thousands3

  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 55  54  54  53  52  46  41  43 
Births
Surviving infants
Pop. less than 5 years
Pop. less than 15 years
Female 15-49 years 14  14  14  14  14  12  11  11 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Saint Kitts and Nevis)
Diphtheria
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 80  305 
Mumps
Pertussis
Polio*
Rubella
Rubella (CRS)
Tetanus (neonatal)
Tetanus (total)**
Yellow fever
* 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 Saint Kitts and Nevis)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG          99  94  95  99  91  99* 
DTP1          98  84  96  97  90  99* 
DTP3          98  97  99*  98  96  99  99*  56 
HepB_BD         
HepB3          98  97  99*  98  96  99* 
Hib3          98  97  99*  98  96  12 
JapEnc         
MCV          93  99  95  99*  99*  99*  99* 
MCV2          90  94  90  99*  99*  99 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3          94  97  99*  99  91  99  99*  76 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1          93  99  95  99*  99* 
TT2plus         
PAB         
VAD1         
YFV         
  ° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year

  Next update: July 2015

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Saint Kitts and Nevis)
BCG 94  95  99  91  99  80 
DTP1 99  99  99  98  99  99  79 
DTP3 96  97  97  95  98  99  56 
HepB3 97  98  98  96  99 
HepB_BD
Hib3 97  98  98  96  12 
MCV 99  95  99  99  99  99 
MCV2 94  90  99  99  99 
PCV3
Pol3 96  97  98  90  98  99  76 
Rota_last

Number of districts in the country 17  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% 94
From 80 to 89% 6
From 50 to 79% 0
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
 

Immunization Schedule (2014 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG 0-4 weeks; Yes
DTwP 3, 4, 5, 18 months; 4-5 years; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
HepB_Adult 1st contact; +4 weeks; +7 months; Yes
IPV 2, 4, 6, 18 months; 4-5, 16 years special groups
MMR 1, 2 years; Yes
OPV 2, 4, 6, 18 months; 4-5, 16 years; Yes
Td 11, 16, >26 years; Yes
YF Yes travelers to endemic countries

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008 

Planning and management

Has the country a Multi-Year Plan (MYP) for immunization? Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  No  Yes  No 
What years does the MYP cover? number 2'015    2010-2011      2'010   
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 17  17  17  17  17  17  17 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 17  17  17  17  17  17  17 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 17  16  17  17  17  17  14 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 100  94  100  100  100  100  82 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 11  12  13  17  17  17  14 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 65  71  76  100  100  100  82 

Safety

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

Finance

Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100% 95  100  100  100  100  100  100 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

Has the country a standing technical advisory group on immunization (NITAG)? Yes/No/NR No  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 2012 revision". New York, 2013.
 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.