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

Last updated 15-July-2017 (data as of 11-July-2017)
Next overall update Fall-2017
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Development status: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 10'5701 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 62
GDP / capita (US$): 26'8911 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 72

Population data in thousands3

  2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 31'187  30'723  30'228  29'707  29'170  23'186  18'038  13'798 
Births 531  524  517  509  501  507  507  432 
Surviving infants 528  521  513  505  498  503  500  422 
Pop. less than 5 years 2'612  2'569  2'534  2'488  2'447  2'684  2'439  1'980 
Pop. less than 15 years 7'679  7'670  7'696  7'724  7'758  7'737  6'682  5'449 
Female 15-49 years 8'475  8'351  8'202  8'040  7'870  6'108  4'545  3'399 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Malaysia)
Diphtheria
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  31  131 
Japanese encephalitis
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  59  36  47  12  22 
Measles
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  1'569  1'318  221  195  1'868  6'187  563  8'727 
Mumps
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  103 
Pertussis
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  298  939  500  222  217  42  24  97 
Polio*
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Rubella
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  68  34  230  1'138  789 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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  16  20  11  60 
Tetanus (total)**
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  23  20  22  32  34  40  30  60 
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 Malaysia)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG          99  99  99  99  99  99  94 
DTP1          88  95  93  97  98  95  95 
DTP3          95  99  97  97  97  95  90  67 
DTP4          80 
IPV1          95  93 
HepB_BD          88  88  90  87  92 
HepB3          98  99  96  96  97  94  86 
Hib3          95  99  97  97  99 
JapEnc          98  93  90  98  97 
MCV1          93  94  95  95  88  70 
MCV2          99  99  99  99  99 
MenA         
PCV1         
PCV2         
PCV3         
Pol3          98  99  97  97  97  95  90  67 
Rota1         
RotaC         
RCV1          93  94  95  95 
TT2plus          90  93  93  90  90  89  82  22 
PAB         
VAD1         
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 Malaysia)
BCG
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  98  99  99  99  99  99  99  94 
DTP1
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  99  99  99  99  99  99  95  86 
DTP3
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  98  99  97  97  97  98  90  67 
HepB3
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  98  99  96  96  97  97  86 
HepB_BD
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  88  88  96  87  91  92 
Hib3
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  98  99  97  97  99 
IPV1
  91  95 
MCV1
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  96  93  93  95  95  96  70 
MCV2
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  99  99  99  99  99 
PCV3
 
Pol3
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  98  99  97  97  97  98  90  67 
RCV1
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  96  93  93  95  95  96 
RotaC
 

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

Number of districts in the country 142  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% 70
From 80 to 89% 15
From 50 to 79% 13
Less than 50% 1
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; Yes
DT 7 years; Yes
DTaPHibIPV 2, 3, 5, 18 months; Yes
HepB_Adult 1st contact; +1, +6 months Yes HCWs
HepB_Pediatric birth; 1, 6 months; Yes
HPV 13 years; +6 months; Yes
Influenza_Adult Yes health care workers, Haj and other travellers
JE_LiveAtd 9, 12 months; No Sarawak
Measles 6 months; No Sabah and natives in Perak & Kelantan
MMR 9, 12 months; Yes
MR 7 years; Yes School based
TT 15 years; Yes
Typhoid Yes food handlers

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 No  No  No  No  No  No  No 
What years does the MYP cover? number              
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number   142  142  142  142     

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 142  142  142  142  142  141  141 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 122  128  120  129  131  125  128 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 86  90  85  91  92  89  91 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number   61  58  67  94  72  70 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100%   43  41  47  66  51  50 

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%           80  80 

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.