WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2014 global summary

Last updated 15-Jul-2014 (Data received as of 8-Jul-2014)
Next overall update Fall 2014
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Development status: Least developed GNI / capita (US$): 6301 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 382
GDP / capita (US$): 1'7751 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 542

Population data in thousands3

  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 49'253  47'783  46'355  44'973  43'640  34'021  25'485  18'687 
Births 1'931  1'898  1'866  1'832  1'797  1'423  1'128  875 
Surviving infants 1'838  1'804  1'769  1'733  1'696  1'302  1'013  783 
Pop. less than 5 years 8'657  8'487  8'291  8'053  7'824  5'903  4'641  3'542 
Pop. less than 15 years 22'091  21'451  20'810  20'166  19'557  15'233  11'721  8'697 
Female 15-49 years 11'196  10'850  10'522  10'215  9'920  7'802  5'777  4'211 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for United Republic of Tanzania)
Diphtheria
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 185  1'668  1'622  167  1'574  14'649  14'920  63'100 
Mumps
Pertussis 243  2'788 
Polio* 91 
Rubella 116  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   76  99*  99*  99*  99  93  86  85  72 
DTP1 2010  97  EPI   76  100  99  98  98  90 
DTP3 2010  95  EPI   76  91  92  92  91  85  79  78  59 
HepB_BD         
HepB3 2010  95  EPI   76  91  92  92  91  85 
Hib3 2010  95  EPI   76  91  92  92  91  85 
JapEnc         
MCV 2010  95  EPI   76  99  97  95  92  91  78  80  46 
MCV2         
PCV1          94 
PCV3          80 
Pol3 2010  92  EPI   76  91  90  91  94  88  64  78  57 
Rota1          95 
Rota_last          85 
Rubella1         
TT2plus 2010  66  EPI   76  79  79  76  73  74  77  65  41 
PAB         
VAD1          87  19 
YFV         
  ° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year

  Next update: July 2015

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for United Republic of Tanzania)
BCG 99  99  99  99  93  86  85  72 
DTP1 99  99  96  98  90  92  92  81 
DTP3 91  92  90  91  85  79  78  59 
HepB3 91  92  90  91  85 
HepB_BD
Hib3 91  92  90  91  85 
MCV 99  97  93  92  91  78  80  46 
MCV2
PAB 88  88  88  83  90  79  77  37 
PCV3 80 
Pol3 91  90  88  94  88  64  78  57 
Rota_last 85 
YFV

Number of districts in the country 145  Proportion of
districts reporting
DTP3 coverage:
% of coverage reports received at national
level vs number of reports expected
100 
   
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Greater or equal to 90% 61
From 80 to 89% 19
From 50 to 79% 19
Less than 50% 1
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
 

Immunization Schedule (2013 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
Pneumo_conj 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Rotavirus , 10 weeks; Yes
TT 1st contact; +1, +6 months; +1, +1 year; Yes

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2007 

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 2010-2015  2010-2014  2010-2015  2010 - 2014  2010 -2014  2006 - 2010  2006 - 2010 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 145  129  129  61  61  20  20 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 145  129  129  129  129  129  129 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 115  112  106  102  91  87  35 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 79  87  82  79  71  67  27 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 89  71  52  48  46  36   
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 61  55  40  37  36  28   

Safety

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

Finance

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

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 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.