WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2017 global summary

Last updated 06-Sep-2017 (data as of 05-Sep-2017)
Next overall update 2018
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Development status: Least developed GNI / capita (US$): 1 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 402
GDP / capita (US$): 1 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 502

Population data in thousands3

  2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 52'885  52'404  51'924  51'448  50'987  46'095  40'626  33'370 
Births 942  944  949  957  968  1'131  1'104  1'190 
Surviving infants 902  903  908  914  923  1'062  1'019  1'077 
Pop. less than 5 years 4'538  4'553  4'585  4'615  4'664  5'057  5'165  5'080 
Pop. less than 15 years 14'476  14'609  14'727  14'811  14'872  14'816  15'269  13'642 
Female 15-49 years 14'450  14'296  14'160  14'034  13'919  12'933  10'316  7'867 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Myanmar)
Diphtheria
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  136  87  29  38  19  17  181  830 
Japanese encephalitis
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  393  113  50  14 
Measles
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  266  122  1'010  2'175  845  7'900  21'457 
Mumps
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Pertussis
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  14  55  7'882  26'878 
Polio*
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  44  47  244 
Rubella
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  10  34  30  23  21 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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  21  30  32  39  29  41  27  124 
Tetanus (total)**
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  194  73  73  75  312  769  2'423 
Yellow fever
 
* Polio refers to all polio cases (indigenous or imported), including polio cases caused by vaccine derived polio viruses (VDPV). For disaggregated 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 Myanmar)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2014  88  DHS   45  88  94  92  86  87  88  67 
DTP1 2014  87  DHS   45  94  94  92  90  89  87 
DTP3 2014  62  DHS   45  90  89  88  75  84  82  69 
DTP4         
IPV1          72  93 
HepB_BD         
HepB3 2014  62  DHS   45  90  89  88  72 
Hib3 2014  62  DHS   45  90  89  88  72 
JapEnc         
MCV1          91  84  88  86  84  84  68 
MCV2          86  78  82  80 
MenA         
PCV1          45 
PCV2          29 
PCV3          14 
Pol3 2014  67  DHS   45  89  89  88  76  87  86  69 
Rota1         
RotaC         
RCV1          91  84 
TT2plus 1999  78  MICS   52  88  83  85  81  85  81  56 
PAB         
VAD1          96  95  95  95 
YFV         
* indicates the country reported above 100% coverage.

  Next update: Mid-July 2018

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Myanmar)
BCG
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  88  94  92  86  87  88  95 
DTP1
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  94  94  92  90  89  87  96  22 
DTP3
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  90  89  88  75  84  82  88 
HepB3
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  90  89  88  75  58 
HepB_BD
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Hib3
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  90  89  88  75 
IPV1
  72 
MCV1
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  91  84  88  86  84  84  68 
MCV2
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  86  78  82  80 
PCV3
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  14 
Pol3
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  89  89  88  76  87  88  88 
RCV1
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  91  84 
RotaC
 

Click for WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for PAB time series.

Number of districts in the country 330  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% 73
From 80 to 89% 15
From 50 to 79% 6
Less than 50% 5
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2016 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG Birth-2 months; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
HepB birth;
IPV 4 months; Yes
JE_LiveAtd From January 2018 Yes
Measles 18 months; Yes
MenAC 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
MR 9 months; Yes
OPV 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
TT 1st contact pregnancy; +4 weeks; Yes
VitaminA 6-59 months; Yes

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010 

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 2017-2021  2017-2021  2012-2016  2012-2016    2012-2016  2007-2011 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number   330  330  330  324  330  319 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 330  330  330  330  330  330  325 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 290  282  273  147  214  252  284 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 88  85  83  45  65  76  87 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 153  63  106  86  74  81  81 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 46  19  32  26  22  25  25 

Safety

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

% of Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100% 24  31      23     

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

Sources

 1  "The 2017 World Bank Development Indicators Online", GDP per capita is PPP adjusted.
 2  World Health Statistics 2016, data for 2015
 3  "United Nations, Population Division. The World Population Prospects - the 2017 revision". New York, 2017.
 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.