WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2018 global summary

Last updated 22-Oct-2018 (data as of 18-Sep-2018)
Next overall update spring 2019
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Development status: Developed economy GNI / capita (US$): 46'1801 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 32
GDP / capita (US$): 52'9411 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 42

Population data in thousands3

  2017  2016  2015  2014  2013  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 17'036  16'987  16'938  16'889  16'840  15'926  14'965  14'148 
Births 180  179  179  178  178  197  192  173 
Surviving infants 180  179  178  178  177  196  191  171 
Pop. less than 5 years 897  894  891  891  890  971  934  884 
Pop. less than 15 years 2'796  2'818  2'838  2'858  2'873  2'941  2'724  3'159 
Female 15-49 years 3'704  3'729  3'754  3'776  3'798  3'955  3'975  3'579 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Netherlands (the))
Diphtheria
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Japanese encephalitis
 
Measles
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  16  140  2'632  1'019  16  178 
Mumps
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  46  71  88  39  204 
Pertussis
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  4'505  3'542  6'566  8'960  2'858  4'836  471  30 
Polio*
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Rubella
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  58  12 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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Tetanus (total)**
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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 Netherlands (the))
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG         
DTP1         
DTP3          94  95  95  96  97  97  97  96 
DTP4          93  93  94  95 
IPV1         
HepB_BD          99  99  99  99  99 
HepB3          92  93  94  95  51 
Hib3          94  95  96  96  97  96 
JapEnc         
MCV1          93  94  95  96  96  96  94  91 
MCV2          90  91  92  93  92  96  93 
MenA         
PCV1         
PCV2         
PCV3          93  94  94  95  96 
Pol3          94  95  95  96  97  97  97  96 
Rota1         
RotaC         
RCV1          93  94  95  96  96 
TT2plus         
PAB         
VAD1         
YFV         
* indicates the country reported above 100% coverage.

  Next update: Mid July 2019

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Netherlands (the))
DTP1
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  98  98  98  98  99  99  98  98 
DTP3
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  94  95  95  96  97  97  97  96 
HepB3
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  92  93  94  94  51 
HepB_BD
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Hib3
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  94  95  96  96  97  96 
MCV1
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  93  94  95  96  96  96  94  91 
MCV2
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  90  91  92  93  92 
PCV3
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  93  94  94  95  96 
Pol3
  94  95  95  96  97  97  97  96 
RCV1
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  93  94  95  96  96  96  94  91 
RotaC
 

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

Number of districts in the country 380  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% 87
From 80 to 89% 10
From 50 to 79% 3
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2017 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
DTaPHibHepBIPV 2, 3, 4-11 months Yes
DTaPIPV 4 years; Yes
DTIPV 9 years; Yes
HepB_Adult Yes immigrants from endemic countries
HepB_Pediatric <48 hours; Yes children of carrier mothers
HPV 12 years, + 6month; Yes females only
Influenza_Adult >60 years; Yes and adults with chronic illness, pregnant womem at high risk, health care workers, residents living in long-term care facilities
Influenza_Pediatric Yes children with chronic illness
MenC_conj 14 months; Yes
MMR 14 months; 9 years; Yes
Pneumo_conj 2, 4, 11 months; Yes

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2017  2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011 

Planning and management

Has the country a Multi-Year Plan (MYP) for immunization? Yes/No/NR Yes  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

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 380  388    393  403  408  415 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 368  377  379  385  394  400  406 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 97  97    98  98  98  98 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 130  194  249  283  317  331  329 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 34  50    72  79  81  79 

Safety

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

Finance

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

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 2018, data for 2016
 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.