WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2013 global summary

Last updated 20-Octl-2013 (data as of 16-Oct-2013)
Next overall update June 2014
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Development status: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 2'9201 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 112
GDP / capita (US$): 6'2471 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 122

Population data in thousands3

  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 21'098  20'926  20'759  20'602  20'452  18'846  17'324  15'033 
Births 383  384  384  383  381  350  357  405 
Surviving infants 379  381  380  379  377  345  349  392 
Pop. less than 5 years 1'874  1'864  1'854  1'844  1'836  1'661  1'779  1'909 
Pop. less than 15 years 5'304  5'256  5'215  5'179  5'152  5'063  5'558  5'395 
Female 15-49 years 5'489  5'491  5'490  5'492  5'491  5'208  4'537  3'750 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Sri Lanka)
Diphtheria 37 
Japanese encephalitis 60  30  27  72  118 
Measles 51  60  79  21  33  16'527  4'004  5'032 
Mumps 3'558  1'129  897  660  778  901 
Pertussis 61  23  31  194  271  542 
Polio* 264 
Rubella 54  416  68  143  79  29 
Rubella (CRS) 12  26 
Tetanus (neonatal) 339 
Tetanus (total) 14  11  18  29  97  183  1'243 
Yellow fever
* Polio refers to all polio cases (indigenous or imported), including polio cases caused by vaccine derived polio viruses (VDPV);"
"it does not include cases of vaccine-associated paralytic polio (VAPP) and cases of non polio acute flaccid paralysis [AFP]).

Percentage target population vaccinated by antigen

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  Most recent coverage survey4  

Official country estimates5

  (Click for retrospective coverage estimates data for Sri Lanka)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 1986  98  DHS     99  99  99  99  99  99*  84  61 
DTP1 1986  98  DHS     99  99  99  97  99  96 
DTP3 1986  91  DHS     99  99  99  97  98  99*  86  46 
HepB_BD         
HepB3          99  99  99  97  98 
Hib3          99  99  99 
JapEnc          99  95  95  64  97 
MCV 1986  67  DHS     99  99  99  97  98  99  80 
MCV2          99  99  99  97  97 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3 1986  91  DHS     99  99  99  97  98  99*  86  46 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1          99  99  97  97 
TT2plus 1992  65  DHS     99  99  99  97  99  99*  68  50 
PAB         
VAD1          98 
YFV         
  ° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year

  Next update: July 2014

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Sri Lanka)
BCG 99  99  99  99  99  98  84  61 
DTP1 99  99  99  97  99  99  95  71 
DTP3 99  99  99  97  98  99  86  46 
HepB3 99  99  99  97  98 
Hib3 99  99  99 
MCV 99  99  99  97  98  99  80 
PAB 95  95  86  93  93  92  72  45 
PCV3
Pol3 99  99  99  97  98  99  86  46 
Rota_last

Number of districts in the country 26  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% 96
From 80 to 89% 0
From 50 to 79% 0
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
4
 

Immunization Schedule (2012 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DT 5 years; Yes
DTwP 18 months; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
JapEnc 9 months; Yes
MMR 1, 3 years; Yes
OPV 2, 4, 6, 18 months; 5 years; Yes
TT During pregnancies; Yes
Td 12 years; Yes
Typhoid high risk groups
VitaminA 6, 12, 18, 24, 30, 36 months; Yes

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2007  2006 

Planning and management

Multi-year plan (MYP) for immunization Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number   2012 - 2017  2007 - 2011  2007-2011  2007 - 2011  2007-2011  2007-2011 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 26  26  26  26  26  26  26 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

Does the country have a standing technical advisory group on immunization? Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes         

System performance

Total number of districts in country number 26  26  26  26  26  26  26 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 25  26  26  24  26  26  26 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 96  100  100  92  100  100  100 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 17  16  14  24  23     
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 65  62  54  92  88     

Safety

Monitoring of Adverse Events Following Immunization (AEFI)? Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
Does your country have a vaccine adverse events review committee? Yes/No/NR/ND Yes  Yes  Yes         

Finance

Percentage of routine vaccines funded by Government From 0 to 100%   39  57  100  90  31  68 

Maternal and neonatal tetanus (NT) elimination

NT eliminated Yes/No Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 

Sources

Unless otherwise specified, data provided by Member States through WHO-UNICEF Joint Reporting Form and WHO Regional offices.
 1  "The 2013 World Bank Development Indicators Online", GDP per capita is PPP adjusted.
 2  World Health Statistics 2012, data for 2011
 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.