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: Least developed GNI / capita (US$): 1 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 912
GDP / capita (US$): 1 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 1472

Population data in thousands3

  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 10'806  10'496  10'195  9'908  9'636  7'385  6'322  6'090 
Births 469  461  452  444  436  357  302  257 
Surviving infants 433  424  416  408  400  322  263  223 
Pop. less than 5 years 1'992  1'957  1'923  1'881  1'826  1'469  1'181  1'076 
Pop. less than 15 years 5'072  4'954  4'838  4'720  4'596  3'484  2'837  2'662 
Female 15-49 years 2'387  2'305  2'226  2'153  2'090  1'614  1'433  1'399 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Somalia)
Diphtheria 65 
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 10'278  3'173  9'983  17'298  115  3'965 
Mumps
Pertussis 1'001  3'784  3'028  665 
Polio* 195  96 
Rubella
Rubella (CRS)
Tetanus (neonatal) 182  224  233  74  966 
Tetanus (total)** 321  233  74 
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 Somalia)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG          27  33  37  52  41  69 
DTP1          36  59  76  76  79  57 
DTP3          29  34  61  60  64  33 
DTP4         
IPV1         
HepB_BD         
HepB3          34 
Hib3          34 
JapEnc         
MCV1          29  29  49  79  68  16 
MCV2         
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3          25  24  47  49  43  37 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1         
TT2plus 1999  22  MICS     24  52  47  25  22 
PAB         
VAD1          14  52  12  95 
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 Somalia)
BCG 37  37  37  39  41  69  31 
DTP1 52  52  52  52  55  57  42 
DTP3 42  42  42  41  45  33  19 
HepB3 42  42 
HepB_BD
Hib3 42  42 
MCV1 46  46  46  46  46  24  30 
MCV2
PAB 64  64  64  64  64  47  49 
PCV3
Pol3 47  47  47  49  49  37  18 
Rota_last
YFV

Number of districts in the country 99  Proportion of
districts reporting
DTP3 coverage:
% of coverage reports received at national
level vs number of reports expected
89 
   
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Greater or equal to 90% 8
From 80 to 89% 7
From 50 to 79% 13
Less than 50% 48
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
24
 

Immunization Schedule (2014 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Measles 9 months; Yes
OPV birth; 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
TT 1st contact; +1, +6 months; +1, +1 year; Yes pregnant women
VitaminA 6, 12, 18, 24, 30, 36 months; 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  Yes  No 
What years does the MYP cover? number   2011-2015  2011-2015  2011-2015  2011 -2015  2008 - 2010   
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number   10  15  89  40 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 99  99  20  20  98  113  113 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 15  11  20 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 15  11  30  20 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 12  16   
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 12  20  16   

Safety

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

Finance

Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100% NA  5-7% 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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