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: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 4'2001 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 312
GDP / capita (US$): 3'7101 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 382

Population data in thousands3

  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 53  53  52  52  52  52  47  31 
Births
Surviving infants
Pop. less than 5 years
Pop. less than 15 years
Female 15-49 years 13  13  13  13  14  14  12 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Marshall Islands (the))
Diphtheria
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 14 
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);"
"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 Marshall Islands (the))
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG          93  97  99  98  89  49 
DTP1          73  97  100  99*  23 
DTP3          36  80  94  96  39  92 
HepB_BD          70  85  99  98  100 
HepB3          41  80  97  100  38 
Hib3          21  67  92  100  45 
JapEnc          13 
MCV          70  78  97  78  94  52 
MCV2          42  58  90  66 
PCV1          72  83  98  88 
PCV3          22  46  24  49 
Pol3          36  80  95  99*  36  89 
Rota1          71  73  46  82 
Rota_last          45  60  25  71 
Rubella1          70  78  97  78 
TT2plus          95  63  39  74  53 
PAB         
VAD1          13  36  17  76  95 
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 Marshall Islands (the))
BCG 93  97  98  99  98  89  49 
DTP1 73  97  99  99  99  64  97 
DTP3 36  80  87  94  96  39  92 
HepB3 41  80  89  97  99  38  10 
HepB_BD 70  85  92  99  98  99 
Hib3 21  67  80  92  99  45 
MCV 70  78  88  97  78  94  52 
MCV2 42  58  74  90  66 
PnC3 22  46  35  24  49 
Pol3 36  80  88  95  99  36  89 
Rota_last 45  60  43  25  71 

Number of districts in the country 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% 0
From 80 to 89% 100
From 50 to 79% 0
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 birth; Yes
DTaP 2, 4, 6, 12 months; 4-6 years; Yes
DTaPHepIPV 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
DTaPHibIPV 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
HPV 11-12 years; +2, +6 months; Yes
HepB birth; 2, 6 months; Yes and adolescents
Hib 2, 4, 12 months; Yes
IPV 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
Influenza Yes risk groups
MMR 12, 15 months; Yes
MenC_conj 11-12 years;
OPV 2, 4, 6 months; 4-6 years; Yes
Pneumo_conj 2, 4, 6, 12 months; Yes
Rotavirus 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
Td Yes every 10 years
Tdap 11-12 years; Yes
VitaminA 6-59 months; Yes

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 
What years does the MYP cover? number 2008-2014  2008-2012  2012-2014  2008-2012  2008-2012    2008-2012 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number    

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number  
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number  
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 100  100  33  100   
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number        
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 100         

Safety

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

Finance

Estimated percentage of routine vaccines funded by Government From 0 to 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.