WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2016 global summary

Last updated 15-July-2016 (15-July-2016)
Next overall update Fall 2016
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Development status: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 10'6601 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 62
GDP / capita (US$): 24'7151 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 72

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 30'331  29'902  29'465  29'022  28'573  23'421  18'211  13'834 
Births 509  503  495  488  480  526  514  408 
Surviving infants 506  499  492  484  476  521  507  398 
Pop. less than 5 years 2'477  2'428  2'360  2'297  2'275  2'721  2'446  1'867 
Pop. less than 15 years 7'433  7'479  7'511  7'538  7'587  7'803  6'756  5'394 
Female 15-49 years 8'616  8'483  8'351  8'215  8'064  6'220  4'621  3'458 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Malaysia)
Diphtheria
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  131 
Japanese encephalitis
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  36  47  12  22  12 
Measles
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  1'318  221  195  1'868  1'569  6'187  563  8'727 
Mumps
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Pertussis
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  939  500  222  217  248  42  24  97 
Polio*
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Rubella
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  34  230  1'138  789  374 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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  16  20  11  60 
Tetanus (total)**
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  20  22  32  34  11  40  30  60 
Yellow fever
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* Polio refers to all polio cases (indigenous or imported), including polio cases caused by vaccine derived polio viruses (VDPV). For desagregated 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*  99  94 
DTP1          95  93  97  95  95  95  95 
DTP3          99  97  97  99  95  95  90  67 
DTP4          80 
IPV1          95  93 
HepB_BD          88  90  87  95  92 
HepB3          99  96  96  98  95  94  86 
Hib3          99  97  97  99  95 
JapEnc          93  90  98  97 
MCV1          93  94  95  95  95  88  70 
MCV2          99  99  99  99  95 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3          99  97  97  99  95  95  90  67 
Rota1         
RotaC         
Rubella1          93  94  95  95  95 
TT2plus          93  93  90  90  80  89  82  22 
PAB         
VAD1         
YFV         
° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year.  * indicates the country reported above 100% coverage.

  Next update: Mid July 2017

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Malaysia)
BCG
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  99  99  99  99  99  99  99  94 
DTP1
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  99  99  99  99  98  99  95  86 
DTP3
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  99  97  97  97  96  98  90  67 
HepB3
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  99  96  96  97  96  97 
HepB_BD
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  88  90  87  91  95  92 
Hib3
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  99  97  97  99  95 
IPV1
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  99 
MCV1
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  93  94  95  95  95  96  70 
MCV2
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  99  99  99  99  95 
PAB
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  90  90  90  90  90  88  82  20 
PCV3
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Pol3
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  99  97  97  97  96  98  90  67 
RCV1
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  93  94  95  95  95  96 
RotaC
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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
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Greater or equal to 90% 72
From 80 to 89% 18
From 50 to 79% 9
Less than 50% 1
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2015 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
HPV 13 years; +6 months; Yes
HepB_Adult 1st contact; +1, +6 months Yes HCWs
HepB_Pediatric birth; 1, 6 months; Yes
Influenza_Adult Yes adults with chronic illness, health care workers, Haj and other travellers and any other risk group
Influenza_Pediatric Yes children with chronic diseases
JE_LiveAtd 9, 12 months; No Sarawak
MMR 1 year; Yes
MR 7 years; Yes School based
Measles 6 months; No Sabah and natives in Perak & Kelantan
MenACWY Yes Haj Pilgrims
OPV 7 years; Yes
TT 15 years; Yes school based and pregnant women
Typhoid Yes food handlers
YF No travelers to endemic countries

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009 

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  141  141  139 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 128  120  129  131  125  128  120 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 90  85  91  92  89  91  86 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 61  58  67  94  72  70  72 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 43  41  47  66  51  50  52 

Safety

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

Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100%         80  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   

Sources

 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 2015 revision". New York, 2016.
 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.