WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2014 global summary

Last updated 05-Dec-2014 (Data received as of 1-Dec-2014)
Next overall update June 2015
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Development status: Developed economy GNI / capita (US$): 1 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 42
GDP / capita (US$): 1 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 52

Population data in thousands3

  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 3'017  3'028  3'044  3'068  3'102  3'498  3'697  3'432 
Births 34  34  34  34  33  33  55  53 
Surviving infants 34  34  34  33  33  33  54  52 
Pop. less than 5 years 167  167  164  158  155  185  289  258 
Pop. less than 15 years 458  460  463  467  477  698  835  800 
Female 15-49 years 764  774  785  798  810  886  924  887 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Lithuania)
Diphtheria
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 35  19 
Mumps 67  62  64  87  74  4'377 
Pertussis 65  154  30  19  233  91 
Polio*
Rubella 1'304 
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);"
"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 Lithuania)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG          98  98  98  99  99  99 
DTP1          97  97  95  98  98  99 
DTP3          93  93  92  95  98  94 
HepB_BD          98  96  96  98  98  99 
HepB3          93  93  95  95  95  99 
Hib3          93  93  92  95  98 
JapEnc         
MCV          93  93  94  96  96  97 
MCV2          92  93  94  95  94  97 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3          93  93  92  95  98  92 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1          93  93  94  96  96 
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 Lithuania)
BCG 98  98  98  99  99  99 
DTP1 97  97  95  98  98  99 
DTP3 93  93  92  95  98  94 
HepB3 93  93  95  94  95  98 
HepB_BD 98  96  96  98  98  99 
Hib3 93  93  92  95  98 
MCV 93  93  94  96  96  97 
MCV2 92  93  94  95  94  97 
PnC3
Pol3 93  93  92  95  98  92 
Rota_last

Number of districts in the country 53  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% 79
From 80 to 89% 19
From 50 to 79% 2
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
 

Immunization Schedule (2013 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG 3 days; Yes
DT 15-16 years; Yes
DTaPHibIPV 2, 4, 6, 18 months; Yes
DTaPIPV 6-7 years; Yes
HepB birth; 1, 6 months; Yes
MMR 15-16 months; 6-7 years; Yes
Pneumo_conj 2, 4, 12-15 months; Yes From October 2014

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2007 

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 2009-2013  2009-2013  2009-2013  2009-2013  2009-2013  2006-2008  2006-2008 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 53  52  52  52  52  52  52 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 53  52  52  52  52  52  52 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 52  52  51  52  52  51 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 98  100  98  100  100  98  10 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 22  22  28  37  45  45   
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 42  42  54  71  87  87   

Safety

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

Estimated percentage of routine vaccines funded by Government From 0 to 100%     100  100  100  100  100 

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 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.