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: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 2'8201 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 692
GDP / capita (US$): 5'9921 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 1092

Population data in thousands3

  2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 185'990  181'182  176'461  171'829  167'297  122'352  95'270  73'461 
Births 7'240  7'141  7'038  6'931  6'817  5'290  4'220  3'441 
Surviving infants 6'754  6'644  6'530  6'412  6'288  4'699  3'685  2'998 
Pop. less than 5 years 31'802  31'109  30'461  29'791  29'101  21'084  16'809  13'373 
Pop. less than 15 years 81'998  79'928  77'971  75'959  73'910  53'347  42'846  32'363 
Female 15-49 years 42'479  41'363  40'235  39'168  38'159  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
 
Measles
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  17'136  12'423  6'855  52'852  6'447  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  638  1'873  816 
Rubella
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  503  419  102  88  239 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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  34  53  104  468  110  1'643  1'060 
Tetanus (total)**
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  34  53  208  556  112  1'643  2'703  3'095 
Yellow fever
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  4'075 
* 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 Nigeria)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2012  51  DHS   28  58  58  73  69  87  34  80 
DTP1 2014  64  HNS   34  55  55  76  72  67  48 
DTP3 2014  49  HNS   34  45  45  70  65  57  38  56 
DTP4         
IPV1          45  45 
HepB_BD          36  35  54  12  12 
HepB3 2010  36  MICS   24  45  45  70  65  84 
Hib3          70  55  62 
JapEnc         
MCV1          43  43  73  73  78  30  48 
MCV2         
MenA         
PCV1          44  44 
PCV2          35  35 
PCV3          29  29 
Pol3 2012  54  DHS   28  37  37  72  67  77  38  55 
Rota1         
RotaC         
RCV1         
TT2plus 2011  51  MICS   24  47  40  44  39  56  56 
PAB          48 
VAD1          16  12 
YFV 2010  50  MICS   24  41  41  71  64  46 
* 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 Nigeria)
BCG
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  64  64  64  57  51  44  80 
DTP1
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  64  64  64  58  51  42  79 
DTP3
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  49  49  49  46  42  29  56 
HepB3
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  49  49  49  46  42 
HepB_BD
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  32  32  32  32  32 
Hib3
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  49  49  49  30  10 
IPV1
  49  30 
MCV1
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  51  51  51  46  42  33  54 
MCV2
 
PCV3
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  26  13 
Pol3
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  49  49  49  46  42  31  55 
RCV1
 
RotaC
 
YFV
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  51  51  51  47  24 

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

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
95 
   
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Greater or equal to 90% 55
From 80 to 89% 14
From 50 to 79% 24
Less than 50% 6
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
DTwPHibHepB 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
HepB birth; Yes
HPV Yes From June 2018
IPV 14 weeks; Yes
Measles 9 months; Yes
MenA 9 months; Yes From October 2017
OPV birth; 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Pneumo_conj 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Rotavirus Yes From June 2018
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 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 2016-2020  2016-2020  2011-2015  2011-2015  2011- 2015  2011- 2015  2009 - 2014 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 772  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 537  616  616  554  117  125  309 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 69  80  80  72  15  16  40 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 430  402  409  393  192  255  251 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 56  52  53  51  25  33  32 

Safety

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

Finance

% of Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100% 29  40  24        89 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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