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$): 4401 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 582
GDP / capita (US$): 1'3521 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 902

Population data in thousands3

  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 36'346  35'148  33'987  32'864  31'779  24'276  17'535  12'550 
Births 1'591  1'556  1'522  1'487  1'453  1'177  874  617 
Surviving infants 1'499  1'464  1'428  1'393  1'357  1'074  779  548 
Pop. less than 5 years 6'939  6'762  6'580  6'405  6'238  4'833  3'463  2'439 
Pop. less than 15 years 17'654  17'127  16'606  16'106  15'617  11'956  8'409  5'950 
Female 15-49 years 7'970  7'674  7'392  7'118  6'857  5'197  3'827  2'731 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Uganda)
Diphtheria 95  181 
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 2'027  3'312  1'313  1'601  1'319  42'554  2'637  13'415 
Mumps
Pertussis 913  2'122 
Polio* 28  37 
Rubella 2'027  3'312 
Rubella (CRS)
Tetanus (neonatal) 149  207  98  151  100  470  129 
Tetanus (total) 1'019  623  1'822  1'304  1'646  710  288  48 
Yellow fever 32  66  106 
* 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 Uganda)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2010  94  DHS   59.2  82  86  86  90  86  83  100 
DTP1 2010  93  DHS   59.2  89  91  87  96  89  72 
DTP3 2010  72  DHS   59.2  78  82  80  83  79  58  77 
HepB_BD         
HepB3 2004  76  EPI   73.0  78  82  80  83  79 
Hib3 2004  76  EPI   73.0  78  82  80  83  79 
JapEnc         
MCV 2010  76  DHS   59.2  82  75  73  81  77  61  74 
MCV2         
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3 2010  63  DHS   59.2  82  82  79  83  79  57  77 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1         
TT2plus 2010  56  DHS   59.2  49  49  53  53  50  42  31 
PAB         
VAD1          59  58  65  56 
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 Uganda)
BCG 82  86  86  90  86  82  75 
DTP1 89  91  87  96  87  80  72 
DTP3 78  82  80  79  71  52  45 
HepB3 78  82  80  79  71 
Hib3 78  82  80  79  71 
MCV 82  75  73  77  70  57  52 
PAB 85  85  85  89  85  70  41 
PCV3
Pol3 82  82  79  78  69  55  45 
Rota_last
YFV

Number of districts in the country 112  Proportion of
districts reporting
DTP3 coverage:
% of coverage reports received at national
level vs number of reports expected
93 
   
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Greater or equal to 90% 35
From 80 to 89% 7
From 50 to 79% 47
Less than 50% 11
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
DTwPHibHep 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
HPV 10 years; +4 weeks; +6 months; No
Measles 9 months; Yes
OPV birth; 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Pneumo_conj From April 2013
TT 15-49 years; +4 weeks;+6 months; +1, +1 year; Yes CBAW (15-49 years)
VitaminA 6 months; 1, 1.5, 2, 2.5, 3 years; 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 2012-2016  2011-2014  2010-2014  2010 - 2014  2006-2010  2006-2010  2006-2010 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 55  39  80  80  80  80  69 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

System performance

Total number of districts in country number 112  112  80  80  80  80  69 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 47  66    47  16  48  35 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 42  59    59  20  60  51 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 34  17  11  13       
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 30  15  14  16     

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 Yes  Yes  No         

Finance

Percentage of routine vaccines funded by Government From 0 to 100%   19  36  13    15 

Maternal and neonatal tetanus (NT) elimination

NT eliminated Yes/No Yes  Yes  Yes  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.