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$): 2'9501 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 692
GDP / capita (US$): 5'8771 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 1092

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 182'202  177'476  172'817  168'240  163'771  122'877  95'617  73'698 
Births 7'133  7'033  6'928  6'817  6'698  5'290  4'220  3'441 
Surviving infants 6'622  6'517  6'406  6'288  6'162  4'699  3'686  2'998 
Pop. less than 5 years 31'109  30'483  29'816  29'118  28'411  21'084  16'809  13'373 
Pop. less than 15 years 80'149  78'216  76'205  74'143  72'073  53'456  42'909  32'411 
Female 15-49 years 41'363  40'238  39'173  38'163  37'199  28'084  21'183  16'567 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Nigeria)
Diphtheria
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  3'995  1'768  165 
Japanese encephalitis
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Measles
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  12'423  6'855  52'852  6'447  18'843  212'183  115'682  162'106 
Mumps
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Pertussis
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  6'592  9'559  8'530  11'628  38'910  42'929  48'996 
Polio*
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  36  57  130  95  638  1'873  816 
Rubella
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  419  102  88  239  3'691 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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  53  104  468  110  82  1'643  1'060 
Tetanus (total)**
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  53  208  556  112  114  1'643  2'703  3'095 
Yellow fever
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  387  4'075 
* 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 Nigeria)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2012  51  DHS   28  74  73  69  87  60  34  80 
DTP1 2014  64  HNS   34  76  76  72  67  68  48 
DTP3 2014  49  HNS   34  74  70  65  57  61  38  56 
DTP4         
IPV1          44 
HepB_BD          43  54  12  12 
HepB3 2010  36  MICS   24  74  70  65  84  57 
Hib3          74  70  55  62 
JapEnc         
MCV1          71  73  73  78  93  30  48 
MCV2         
PCV1          77 
PCV3          73 
Pol3 2012  54  DHS   28  64  72  67  77  74  38  55 
Rota1         
RotaC         
Rubella1         
TT2plus 2011  51  MICS   24  40  44  39  56  44  56 
PAB         
VAD1          16  12 
YFV 2010  50  MICS   24  71  71  64  46  72 
° 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 Nigeria)
BCG
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  68  64  58  51  57  44  80 
DTP1
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  70  64  58  51  56  42  79 
DTP3
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  56  49  46  42  48  29  56 
HepB3
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  56  49  45  42  46 
HepB_BD
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  32  32  32  32  31 
Hib3
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  56  49  45  10 
IPV1
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  35 
MCV1
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  54  51  47  42  49  33  54 
MCV2
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PAB
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  55  55  60  60  60  57  32 
PCV3
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  13 
Pol3
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  55  49  46  42  48  31  55 
RCV1
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RotaC
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YFV
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  54  51  47  24  38 

Number of districts in the country 774  Proportion of
districts reporting
DTP3 coverage:
% of coverage reports received at national
level vs number of reports expected
90 
   
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Greater or equal to 90% 65
From 80 to 89% 15
From 50 to 79% 17
Less than 50% 2
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
DTwPHibHepB 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
HPV No From September 2016
HepB birth; Yes
IPV 14 weeks; Yes
Measles 9 months; Yes
MenA 9 months; Yes From February 2017
OPV birth; 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Pneumo_conj 6, 10, 14 weeks; No
Rotavirus Yes From January 2018
TT 1st contact in pregnancy; +1, +6 months; +1, +1 years; Yes
Td 1st contact in pregnancy; +1, +6 months; +1, +1 years; Yes
VitaminA 6, 12 months; Yes
YF 9 months; Yes

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 Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number 2016-2020  2011-2015  2011-2015  2011- 2015  2011- 2015  2009 - 2014  2009-2014 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 761  705  774  774  774     

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 774  774  774  774  774  774  774 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 616  616  554  117  125  309  406 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 80  80  72  15  16  40  52 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 402  409  393  192  255  251  304 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 52  53  51  25  33  32  39 

Safety

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

Finance

Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100% 40  24        89   

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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