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: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 55'1501 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 22
GDP / capita (US$): 82'7631 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 32

Population data in thousands3

  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 5'517  5'412  5'303  5'192  5'079  3'918  3'016  2'415 
Births 55  54  53  51  50  50  55  40 
Surviving infants 55  53  52  51  50  50  55  40 
Pop. less than 5 years 284  277  269  263  262  256  229  194 
Pop. less than 15 years 865  869  873  877  881  841  647  653 
Female 15-49 years 1'473  1'453  1'433  1'410  1'387  1'129  937  695 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Singapore)
Diphtheria
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 42  148  50  141  143 
Mumps 521  501  452  5'981 
Pertussis 24  29 
Polio*
Rubella 64  110  158  312 
Rubella (CRS)
Tetanus (neonatal)
Tetanus (total)**
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 Singapore)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG          99  99  99  99  99  85 
DTP1          98  98  98  98 
DTP3          97  96  97  98  85  84 
DTP4         
IPV1         
HepB_BD          67  68  68 
HepB3          97  96  96  97  74 
Hib3         
JapEnc         
MCV1          95  95  95  96  84  47 
MCV2          95  94  94 
PCV1          64 
PCV3         
Pol3          97  96  97  98  85  83 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1         
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 Singapore)
BCG 99  99  99  99  99  99  99  85 
DTP1 98  98  98  98  98  98  95  94 
DTP3 97  97  97  96  97  98  85  84 
HepB3 97  97  97  96  96  97  74 
HepB_BD 67  67  67  68  68 
Hib3
MCV1 95  95  95  95  95  96  84  47 
MCV2 95  95  95  94  94  94 
PCV3
Pol3 97  97  97  96  97  98  85  83 
Rota_last

Number of districts in the country Proportion of
districts reporting
DTP3 coverage:
% of coverage reports received at national
level vs number of reports expected
 
   
/
|
|
\
Greater or equal to 90%
From 80 to 89%
From 50 to 79%
Less than 50%
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
100
 

Immunization Schedule (2014 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTaP 3, 4, 5, 18 months;
HPV 9-26 (x3 doses); Yes females only
HepB birth; 1, 5-6 months; Yes
MMR 12, 15-18 months; Yes
OPV 3, 4, 5, 18 months; 6-7, 10-11 years; Yes
Pneumo_conj 3, 5, 12 months; Yes
Pneumo_ps Yes high risk groups
Tdap 10-11 years; Yes

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  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number             NA 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number     NA  NA  NA    NA 

System performance

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

Safety

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

Finance

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

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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