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

Last updated 15-Jul-2018 (data as of 15-Jul-2018)
Next overall update Winter 2018
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Development status: Developed economy GNI / capita (US$): 9'9701 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 82
GDP / capita (US$): 25'8411 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 92

Population data in thousands3

  2017  2016  2015  2014  2013  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 19'679  19'778  19'877  19'973  20'068  22'128  23'489  22'612 
Births 188  190  192  194  198  222  318  399 
Surviving infants 187  188  190  193  196  218  310  388 
Pop. less than 5 years 932  944  971  991  1'018  1'120  1'785  2'050 
Pop. less than 15 years 3'004  3'029  3'064  3'090  3'124  4'101  5'579  6'059 
Female 15-49 years 4'583  4'653  4'704  4'748  4'774  5'624  5'627  5'436 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Romania)
Diphtheria
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  12 
Japanese encephalitis
 
Measles
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  9'076  2'435  59  1'159  35  4'691  10'476 
Mumps
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  315  644  446  107  98  26'542 
Pertussis
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  95  72  93  87  57  493  817  11'441 
Polio*
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  125 
Rubella
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  13  30  145  5'125 
Rubella (CRS)
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  15  26  45  20 
Tetanus (neonatal)
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Tetanus (total)**
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  14  14  33  33 
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 Romania)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG          97  96  98  98  99  99*  90 
DTP1         
DTP3          82  89  89  94  99  96 
DTP4         
IPV1         
HepB_BD          36  93  96  73  98  99* 
HepB3          92  90  90  94  96  98 
Hib3          82  89  89 
JapEnc         
MCV1          87  86  86  89  92  98  92 
MCV2          75  76  88  97 
MenA         
PCV1         
PCV2         
PCV3         
Pol3          82  89  89  94  88  99  92 
Rota1         
RotaC         
RCV1          77  86  86  92 
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 Romania)
BCG
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  97  84  98  98  98  99  90 
DTP1
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  93  96  96  98  97  99  98 
DTP3
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  82  89  89  94  92  99  96 
HepB3
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  92  90  90  94  96  98 
HepB_BD
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  93  93  96  73  98  99 
Hib3
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  82  89  89  90  91 
MCV1
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  86  86  86  89  92  98  92 
MCV2
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  75  76  80  84  88  96 
PCV3
 
Pol3
  82  89  89  94  88  99  92 
RCV1
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  86  86  86  89  92 
RotaC
 

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

Number of districts in the country 42  Proportion of
districts reporting
DTP3 coverage:
% of coverage reports received at national
level vs number of reports expected
100 
   
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Greater or equal to 90% 21
From 80 to 89% 40
From 50 to 79% 38
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
BCG birth; Yes
DTaPHibHepBIPV 2, 4, 11 months; Yes
DTaPHibHepIPV 2, 4, 11 months; Yes
DTaPIPV 6 years; Yes
HepA_Pediatric No flooding
HepB_Adult No accidental exposure to blood in hospitals
HepB_Pediatric birth; Yes
HPV No private sector
Influenza_Adult Yes elderly, adults with chronic illness, pregnant women, health care workers, residents living in long-term care facilities
Influenza_Pediatric Yes children with chronic illness
MMR 12 months; 5 years; Yes
Pneumo_conj 2, 4, 11 months; Yes from October 2017
Rotavirus No private sector
Td 14 years; Yes until December 2017
Tdap Yes from December 2017
TT No in case of injuries
Typhoid No travellers
Varicella No private sector
YF No travellers

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  Yes  Yes  Yes  No  No  No 
What years does the MYP cover? number 2017-2018  2015-2016  2015-2016         
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 42  42  42  42  42  42  42 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 42  42  42  42  42  42  42 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 26  37  37  42  36  41  38 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 62  88  88  100  86  98  90 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 12  22  19 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 10  10  10  14  29  52  45 

Safety

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

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

Sources

 1  "The 2018 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.