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

Last updated 1-December 2016 (data as of 18-November-2016)
Next overall update June 2017
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Development status: Developed economy GNI / capita (US$): 20'5301 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 02
GDP / capita (US$): 29'2141 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 02

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 10'350  10'402  10'460  10'515  10'559  10'279  9'890  9'756 
Births 83  85  88  90  93  113  113  159 
Surviving infants 83  85  87  90  93  112  112  155 
Pop. less than 5 years 439  449  460  471  482  531  565  804 
Pop. less than 15 years 1'454  1'480  1'507  1'534  1'559  1'648  2'026  2'509 
Female 15-49 years 2'381  2'414  2'448  2'480  2'509  2'618  2'460  2'357 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Portugal)
Diphtheria
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  90 
Japanese encephalitis
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Measles
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  23  45  407 
Mumps
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  162  158  134  6'493 
Pertussis
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  230  73  103  224  32  22  101  71 
Polio*
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Rubella
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  58 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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Tetanus (total)**
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  15  34  73 
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 Portugal)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG          32  99  99  99  97  82  88 
DTP1          99 
DTP3          98  98  98  98  97  96  89  73 
DTP4          96  96 
IPV1         
HepB_BD          97  98  98  97  97  64 
HepB3          98  98  98  98  97  58 
Hib3          98  98  98  98  97  86 
JapEnc         
MCV1          98  98  98  97  97  87  85  54 
MCV2          95  96  96  96  96  49 
PCV1          80 
PCV3         
Pol3          98  98  98  98  97  96  89  18 
Rota1         
RotaC         
RCV1          98  98  98  97  97 
TT2plus         
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 Portugal)
BCG
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  32  99  99  99  97  82  88 
DTP1
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  99  99  99  99  97  99  96  90 
DTP3
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  98  98  98  98  97  96  89  73 
HepB3
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  98  98  98  98  97  58 
HepB_BD
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  97  98  98  97  97  64 
Hib3
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  98  98  98  98  97  86 
MCV1
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  98  98  98  97  97  87  85  54 
MCV2
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  95  96  96  96  96  48 
PCV3
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Pol3
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  98  98  98  98  97  96  89  18 
RCV1
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  98  98  98  97  97  87  85 
RotaC
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Number of districts in the country 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% 100
From 80 to 89% 0
From 50 to 79% 0
Less than 50% 0
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
DTaPHib 18 months; Yes
DTaPHibIPV 2, 4, 6 months; Yes
DTaPIPV 5-6 years; Yes
HPV 10-13 years, +6 months; Yes
HepB_Adult Yes specific groups, health care workers
HepB_Pediatric birth; 2, 6 months; Yes
Influenza_Adult >= 65 years Yes and pregnant women, health care workers, adults with chronic diseases and other risk groups
Influenza_Pediatric Yes children with chronic diseases
MMR 12 months; 5-6 years; Yes
MenC_conj 12 months; Yes
Pneumo_conj 2, 4, 12 months; Yes
Pneumo_ps Yes specific risk groups
Td 10-13 years; Yes every 10 years

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 2'015  Continuous    continuous  continuous  continuous  continuous 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number    

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number   20 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number  
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 100    100  100  100  100   
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number  
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 100    86  71  86  71   

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%     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   

Sources

 1  "The 2016 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 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.