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$): 90'4201 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 72
GDP / capita (US$): 140'0001 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 82

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 2'235  2'172  2'101  2'016  1'905  593  476  224 
Births 26  25  25  23  22  12  11 
Surviving infants 26  25  24  23  22  12  10 
Pop. less than 5 years 132  127  118  108  98  56  52  34 
Pop. less than 15 years 347  332  314  293  268  154  135  75 
Female 15-49 years 402  382  358  333  306  119  82  41 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Qatar)
Diphtheria
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Japanese encephalitis
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Measles
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  18  46  73  160  101  46  314  392 
Mumps
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  21  13  289  382  368  65 
Pertussis
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  18  219 
Polio*
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Rubella
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  20  58  20  16  16 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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Tetanus (total)**
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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 Qatar)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 1997  96  FHS   89  97  90  99  97  97  99*  97 
DTP1 1997  95  FHS   89  95  79  99*  94  94  92 
DTP3 1997  91  FHS   89  99  89  99*  92  93  80  82  61 
DTP4          95  97 
IPV1          96  82 
HepB_BD          95  92  96  95  96  99 
HepB3 1997  85  FHS   89  99  89  99*  92  93  89 
Hib3          99  89  99*  92  93  80 
JapEnc         
MCV1          99*  99*  99*  97  99*  91  79  26 
MCV2          91  94  99*  99*  99* 
PCV1          99*  99*  99*  99*  99* 
PCV3          95  93  99*  92  98 
Pol3 1997  88  FHS   89  99  99  99*  92  93  91  82  61 
Rota1          92  90  97  90  98 
RotaC          82  90  97  90  93 
Rubella1          99*  99*  99*  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 Qatar)
BCG
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  97  90  98  97  97  99  97 
DTP1
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  99  99  99  94  94  92  94  82 
DTP3
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  99  89  99  92  93  80  82  61 
HepB3
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  99  89  99  92  93  89 
HepB_BD
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  95  92  96  95  96  99 
Hib3
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  99  89  99  92  93  80 
IPV1
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  96 
MCV1
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  99  99  99  97  98  91  79  26 
MCV2
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  91  94  99  99  99 
PCV3
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  95  93  99  92  98 
Pol3
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  99  99  99  92  93  91  82  61 
RCV1
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  99  99  99  97  98  91 
RotaC
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  82  90  97  90  93 

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%
From 80 to 89%
From 50 to 79%
Less than 50%
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
100
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2015 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTaP 4-6 years; Yes
DTaPHib 15 months; Yes
DTaPHibHepIPV 4 months; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 2, 6 months; Yes
HepA 12, 18 months; Yes
HepB birth; Yes
Influenza 6 months-5 years; >65 years; Yes and with chronic illness, pregnant women, health care workers, Hajj and other travellers
MMR 12, 18 months; Yes
OPV 2, 4, 6, 18 months; 4-6 years; Yes
Pneumo_conj 2, 4, 6, 15 months; Yes
Rotavirus 2, 4 months: Yes
Tdap 13-16 years; Yes
Varicella 12 months; 4-6 years 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 2011-2016  2011-2016  2011-2016  2011-2016  2011-2016  2011-2016  2010-2012 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number              

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number   10  NA  NA     
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number          
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100%             100 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number          
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100%             100 

Safety

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

Finance

Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100%     100  100      95 

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.