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

Last updated 1-Jun.-2018 (data as of 25-May-2018)
Next overall update Mid-July 2018
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Development status: Least developed GNI / capita (US$): 1 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 832
GDP / capita (US$): 1 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 1332

Population data in thousands3

  2017  2016  2015  2014  2013  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 14'743  14'318  13'908  13'513  13'132  9'011  7'397  6'359 
Births 637  623  609  596  583  439  353  260 
Surviving infants 592  578  564  550  537  395  308  226 
Pop. less than 5 years 2'686  2'617  2'554  2'497  2'452  1'805  1'368  1'103 
Pop. less than 15 years 6'845  6'664  6'490  6'334  6'189  4'249  3'265  2'783 
Female 15-49 years 3'329  3'226  3'125  3'020  2'916  1'960  1'682  1'390 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Somalia)
Diphtheria
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Japanese encephalitis
 
Measles
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  23'039  26  7'497  10'229  3'173  3'965 
Mumps
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Pertussis
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  1'001 
Polio*
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  195  96 
Rubella
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Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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  182  966 
Tetanus (total)**
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  321 
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 Somalia)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG          59  59  39  45  33  69 
DTP1          75  60  50  70  59  57 
DTP3          63  51  44  65  34  33 
DTP4         
IPV1         
HepB_BD         
HepB3          63  65  34 
Hib3          63  65  34 
JapEnc         
MCV1          60  45  41  70  29  16 
MCV2         
MenA         
PCV1         
PCV2         
PCV3         
Pol3          64  62  42  66  24  37 
Rota1         
RotaC         
RCV1         
TT2plus 1999  22  MICS     61  62  67  30  24  22 
PAB         
VAD1          16  95 
YFV         
* indicates the country reported above 100% coverage.

  Next update: Mid-July 2018

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Somalia)
BCG
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  37  37  37  37  69  31 
DTP1
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  52  52  52  52  57  42 
DTP3
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  42  42  42  42  33  19 
HepB3
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  42  42  42  42 
HepB_BD
 
Hib3
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  42  42  42  42 
IPV1
 
MCV1
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  46  46  46  46  24  30 
MCV2
 
PCV3
 
Pol3
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  47  47  47  47  37  18 
RCV1
 
RotaC
 
YFV
 

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

Number of districts in the country 116  Proportion of
districts reporting
DTP3 coverage:
% of coverage reports received at national
level vs number of reports expected
90 
   
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Greater or equal to 90% 26
From 80 to 89% 3
From 50 to 79% 13
Less than 50% 48
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
10
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2017 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 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 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  Yes  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number 2016-2020  2016-2020  2011-2015    2011-2015  2011-2015  2011-2015 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 55  39    10  15 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 116  116  112  99  99  20  20 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 33  24  29  24  11 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 28  21  26  24  11  30 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 22  17  17  12 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 19  15  15  12  20 

Safety

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

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

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

Sources

 1  "The 2017 World Bank Development Indicators Online", GDP per capita is PPP adjusted.
 2  World Health Statistics 2016, data for 2018
 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.