WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2013 global summary

Last updated 20-Octl-2013 (data as of 16-Oct-2013)
Next overall update June 2014
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Development status: Least developed GNI / capita (US$): 5701 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 452
GDP / capita (US$): 1'6011 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 682

Population data in thousands3

  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 47'783  46'355  44'973  43'640  42'354  34'021  25'485  18'687 
Births 1'898  1'866  1'832  1'797  1'759  1'423  1'128  875 
Surviving infants 1'804  1'769  1'733  1'696  1'655  1'302  1'013  783 
Pop. less than 5 years 8'487  8'291  8'053  7'824  7'592  5'903  4'641  3'542 
Pop. less than 15 years 21'451  20'810  20'166  19'557  18'965  15'233  11'721  8'697 
Female 15-49 years 10'850  10'522  10'215  9'920  9'639  7'802  5'777  4'211 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for United Republic of Tanzania)
Diphtheria
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 1'668  1'622  167  1'574  3'413  14'649  14'920  63'100 
Mumps 71 
Pertussis 243  2'788 
Polio* 91 
Rubella 55  18  121 
Rubella (CRS)
Tetanus (neonatal) 48  28  652 
Tetanus (total) 28 
Yellow fever
* Polio refers to all polio cases (indigenous or imported), including polio cases caused by vaccine derived polio viruses (VDPV);"
"it does not include cases of vaccine-associated paralytic polio (VAPP) and cases of non polio acute flaccid paralysis [AFP]).

Percentage target population vaccinated by antigen

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  Most recent coverage survey4  

Official country estimates5

  (Click for retrospective coverage estimates data for United Republic of Tanzania)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2010  99  EPI   75.7  99*  99*  99  93  89  86  85  72 
DTP1 2010  97  EPI   75.7  99  98  98  90  88 
DTP3 2010  95  EPI   75.7  92  92  91  85  86  79  78  59 
HepB_BD         
HepB3 2010  95  EPI   75.7  92  92  91  85  86 
Hib3 2010  95  EPI   75.7  92  92  91  85 
JapEnc         
MCV 2010  95  EPI   75.7  97  95  92  91  88  78  80  46 
MCV2         
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3 2010  92  EPI   75.7  90  91  94  88  89  64  78  57 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1         
TT2plus 2010  66  EPI   75.7  79  76  73  74  73  77  65  41 
PAB         
VAD1          87  19  85 
YFV         
  ° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year

  Next update: July 2014

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for United Republic of Tanzania)
BCG 99  99  99  93  89  86  85  72 
DTP1 99  96  98  90  88  92  92  81 
DTP3 92  90  91  85  86  79  78  59 
HepB3 92  90  91  85  86 
Hib3 92  90  91  85 
MCV 97  93  92  91  88  78  80  46 
PAB 88  88  83  90  81  79  77  37 
PCV3
Pol3 90  88  94  88  89  64  78  57 
Rota_last
YFV

Number of districts in the country 129  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% 68
From 80 to 89% 19
From 50 to 79% 13
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
 

Immunization Schedule (2012 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 6, 10, 14 week; Yes
Measles 9 months; Yes
OPV Birth; 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
TT 1st contact; +1, +6 months; +1, +1 year; Yes

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2007  2006 

Planning and management

Multi-year plan (MYP) for immunization Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number 2010-2014  2010-2015  2010 - 2014  2010 -2014  2006 - 2010  2006 - 2010  2006 - 2010 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 129  129  61  61  20  20  27 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

Does the country have a standing technical advisory group on immunization? Yes/No/NR Yes  No  No         

System performance

Total number of districts in country number 129  129  129  129  129  129  132 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 112  106  102  91  87  90  96 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 87  82  79  71  67  70  73 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 71  52  48  46  36     
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 55  40  37  36  28     

Safety

Monitoring of Adverse Events Following Immunization (AEFI)? Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes 
Does your country have a vaccine adverse events review committee? Yes/No/NR/ND No  No  No         

Finance

Percentage of routine vaccines funded by Government From 0 to 100% 25  23  18  21  93  75  83 

Maternal and neonatal tetanus (NT) elimination

NT eliminated Yes/No Yes  No  No  No  No  No  No 

Sources

Unless otherwise specified, data provided by Member States through WHO-UNICEF Joint Reporting Form and WHO Regional offices.
 1  "The 2013 World Bank Development Indicators Online", GDP per capita is PPP adjusted.
 2  World Health Statistics 2012, data for 2011
 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.