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: Least developed GNI / capita (US$): 1'7401 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 482
GDP / capita (US$): 4'1301 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 702

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 40'235  39'350  38'515  37'712  36'918  28'080  20'009  14'418 
Births 1'319  1'306  1'293  1'281  1'269  1'123  851  653 
Surviving infants 1'252  1'238  1'225  1'212  1'199  1'044  781  596 
Pop. less than 5 years 5'952  5'877  5'811  5'752  5'701  4'793  3'505  2'729 
Pop. less than 15 years 16'296  16'076  15'861  15'645  15'421  12'279  9'096  6'771 
Female 15-49 years 9'805  9'549  9'308  9'080  8'856  6'555  4'500  3'124 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Sudan (the))
Diphtheria
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  11  18  193  26  1'342  587 
Japanese encephalitis
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Measles
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  3'585  676  2'813  8'523  5'616  2'875  14'075  50'168 
Mumps
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Pertussis
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  141  119  109  132  80  566  28'631 
Polio*
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  79  4'151 
Rubella
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  1'052  817  291  191  237 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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  133  88  128  168  88  28  90 
Tetanus (total)**
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  139  88  137  174  411  4'451 
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 Sudan (the))
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2013  85  MICS   44  88  95  93  92  92  66  73 
DTP1 2013  85  MICS   44  98  99*  99*  99*  99*  70 
DTP3 2013  74  MICS   44  93  94  93  92  93  65  62 
DTP4         
IPV1          69 
HepB_BD         
HepB3 2013  74  MICS   44  93  94  93  92  93 
Hib3 2013  74  MICS   44  93  94  93  92  93 
JapEnc         
MCV1          87  86  85  85  87  60  57 
MCV2          69  61  57  24 
PCV1          98  99*  70 
PCV3          93  97  30 
Pol3 2013  75  MICS   44  93  94  93  92  93  65  62 
Rota1          89  90  86  81  92 
RotaC          84  86  80  75  64 
Rubella1         
TT2plus 2013  32  MICS   44  53  53  50  47  47  34  75 
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 Sudan (the))
BCG
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  88  95  93  92  92  56  77 
DTP1
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  97  98  97  97  97  75  83  18 
DTP3
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  93  94  93  92  93  62  62 
HepB3
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  93  94  93  92  93 
HepB_BD
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Hib3
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  93  94  93  92  93 
IPV1
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  69 
MCV1
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  87  86  85  85  87  58  57 
MCV2
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  69  61  57  24 
PAB
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  77  74  74  74  74  61  72 
PCV3
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  93  97  30 
Pol3
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  93  94  93  92  93  62  62 
RCV1
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RotaC
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  84  86  80  75  27 
YFV
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Number of districts in the country 184  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% 70
From 80 to 89% 14
From 50 to 79% 15
Less than 50% 2
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
DTwPHibHepB 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
IPV 14 weeks; Yes
Measles 9, 18 months; Yes
OPV 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Pneumo_conj 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Rotavirus 6, 10 weeks; Yes
TT 1st contact; +1, +6 months; +1, +1 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 2012-2016  2012-2016  2011-2015  2011-2015  2010-2014  2010-2014  2006-2010 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 169  168  162  160  157  141  133 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 174  168  162  160  157  143  135 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 157  156  133  144  139  116  116 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 90  93  82  90  89  81  86 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 54  36  33  38  41  26  19 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 31  21  20  24  26  18  14 

Safety

Has the country a vaccine adverse events review committee? Yes/No/NR/ND 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% 12  12  55  19 

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 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.