WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2016 global summary

Last updated 27-May-2016 (Data received as of 20-May-2016)
Next overall update Fall 2016
2015 data are provisionary
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Development status: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 12'8201 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 132
GDP / capita (US$): 17'4691 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 152

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 31'108  30'694  30'276  29'854  29'428  24'481  19'862  15'344 
Births 599  600  601  601  600  581  576  501 
Surviving infants 592  592  593  592  592  570  562  482 
Pop. less than 5 years 2'960  2'958  2'954  2'947  2'940  2'817  2'764  2'288 
Pop. less than 15 years 8'743  8'721  8'694  8'664  8'633  8'357  7'531  6'295 
Female 15-49 years 8'224  8'146  8'067  7'984  7'894  6'421  4'993  3'678 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of))
Diphtheria
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  31 
Japanese encephalitis
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Measles
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  22  9'881  9'750 
Mumps
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  69  15  2'740  5'851 
Pertussis
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  555  1'389  3'247 
Polio*
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  11 
Rubella
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  13'927 
Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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  28  129 
Tetanus (total)**
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  14  12  14  26  27  99  476 
Yellow fever
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* 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 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of))
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 1999  90  MICS     82  95  95  96  95  99  82  72 
DTP1 1999  88  MICS     98  88  90  90  90  92 
DTP3 1999  59  MICS     87  78  82  81  78  77  63  56 
DTP4          50  46 
IPV1         
HepB_BD          50  82  80  67  78  14 
HepB3          87  78  82  81  78 
Hib3          78  82  81  78 
JapEnc         
MCV1          92  89  85  87  86  99*  62  50 
MCV2          57  50  38  33  26 
PCV1          78 
PCV3          24 
Pol3 1999  40  MICS     87  79  82  73  78  86  72  95 
Rota1          90  81  83  83  76 
RotaC          84  76  77  76  66 
Rubella1          92  89  85  87  86 
TT2plus          52  34  48  51  37 
PAB         
VAD1         
YFV          85  82  85  87  73  17 
° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year.  * indicates the country reported above 100% coverage.

  Next update: Mid July 2016

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of))
BCG
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  95  95  96  95  99  82  72 
DTP1
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  88  90  90  90  92  84  79 
DTP3
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  78  82  81  78  77  63  56 
HepB3
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  78  82  81  78 
HepB_BD
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  82  80  67  78  14 
Hib3
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  78  82  81  78 
MCV1
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  89  85  87  86  84  61  50 
MCV2
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  50  38  33  26 
PAB
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  75  75  50  50 
PCV3
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Pol3
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  79  82  73  78  86  72  95 
RotaC
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  76  77  76  66 
YFV
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  82  85  87  73  17 

Number of districts in the country 366  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% 52
From 80 to 89% 21
From 50 to 79% 23
Less than 50% 4
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2015 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 2, 4, 6, 18 months; 5 years; Yes
HepB_Adult 1st contact; +2, +4 months; Yes
HepB_Pediatric birth; Yes
Influenza_Adult > 60 years; Yes and pregnant women, health care workers and other risk groups
Influenza_Pediatric 6 months to 9 years; Yes and children with chronic diseases
MMR 12 months; 5 years; Yes
MenBC 1, 2 days; risk groups
OPV 2, 4, 6, 18 months; 5 years; Yes
Pneumo_conj 2, 4 months; +1 year; Yes
Pneumo_ps > 60 years; + 5 years; Yes
Rotavirus 2, 4 months; Yes
Td 1st contact; +1, +6 months; +1, +1 year; Yes
YF 1 year; Yes

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009 

Planning and management

Has the country a Multi-Year Plan (MYP) for immunization? Yes/No/NR Yes  Yes  Yes  No  No  No  NA 
What years does the MYP cover? number 2015-2020  2013-2018           
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number       250     

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 335  335  335  367  367  367  367 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 192  178  188  189  165  173   
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 57  53  56  51  45  47   
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 164  91  103  113  76  91   
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 49  27  31  31  21  25   

Safety

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

Finance

Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100% 100  100  100  99  100  100   

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

Sources

 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 2015 revision". New York, 2016.
 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.