WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2015 global summary

Last updated 15-Jul-2015 (Data received as of 10-Jul-2015)
Next overall update Fall 2015
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Development status: Developed economy GNI / capita (US$): 9'3701 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 112
GDP / capita (US$): 19'4011 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 122

Population data in thousands3

  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 21'640  21'699  21'755  21'809  21'861  22'388  23'372  22'400 
Births 222  223  224  225  225  222  323  389 
Surviving infants 220  221  222  222  222  218  315  379 
Pop. less than 5 years 1'107  1'111  1'113  1'109  1'101  1'134  1'810  2'029 
Pop. less than 15 years 3'269  3'272  3'277  3'280  3'282  4'174  5'521  6'196 
Female 15-49 years 5'410  5'435  5'448  5'467  5'500  5'751  5'589  5'250 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Romania)
Diphtheria 12 
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 59  1'159  7'450  4'189  193  35  4'691  10'476 
Mumps 107  98  163  195  286  26'542 
Pertussis 87  57  82  86  29  493  817  11'441 
Polio* 125 
Rubella 30  145  20'812  3'494  350  5'125 
Rubella (CRS) 26  45  55  20 
Tetanus (neonatal)
Tetanus (total)** 20  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 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 Romania)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG          98  99  99  99  99  99*  90 
DTP1         
DTP3          94  94  99  96 
DTP4         
IPV1         
HepB_BD          73  98  99  99*  98  99* 
HepB3          94  96  96  96  98  98 
Hib3          92  89 
JapEnc         
MCV1          89  92  94  93  95  98  92 
MCV2          88  91  93  97 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3          94  88  92  89  94  99  92 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1          92  94  95 
TT2plus         
PAB         
VAD1         
YFV         
  ° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year

  Next update: Mid July 2016

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Romania)
BCG 98  98  99  99  99  99  90 
DTP1 98  97  97  96  98  99  98 
DTP3 94  92  91  89  94  99  96 
HepB3 94  96  96  96  98  98 
HepB_BD 73  98  99  99  98  99 
Hib3 92  92  92  89 
MCV1 89  92  94  93  95  98  92 
MCV2 88  88  90  91  93  96 
PCV3
Pol3 94  88  92  89  94  99  92 
Rota_last

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
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Greater or equal to 90% 76
From 80 to 89% 24
From 50 to 79% 0
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
 

Immunization Schedule (2014 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTaPHibHepIPV 2, 6 months; Yes
DTaPHibIPV 4, 12 months; Yes
HepB birth; Yes
IPV 6, 8 years; Yes
Influenza_Adult Yes elderly, pregnant women, health care workers, adults with chronic diseases and other risk group
Influenza_Pediatric Yes children with chronic diseases
MMR 12 months; 7 years; Yes
Td 14 years; Yes
Typhoid No
YF No travelers

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008 

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 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 42  36  41  38  42  42 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 100  86  98  90  100  100 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 12  22  19    34  34 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 14  29  52  45    81  81 

Safety

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

Sources

 1  "The 2015 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 2012 revision". New York, 2013.
 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.