WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2017 global summary

Last updated 31-May-2017 (data as of 23-May-2017)
Next overall update Jul-2017
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Development status: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 1'9801 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 2
GDP / capita (US$): 6'0231 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 2

Population data in thousands3

  2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 94'444  93'448  92'423  91'379  90'336  81'124  68'210  54'373 
Births 1'573  1'582  1'585  1'583  1'576  1'391  1'960  1'752 
Surviving infants 1'545  1'553  1'556  1'553  1'545  1'355  1'891  1'676 
Pop. less than 5 years 7'752  7'741  7'692  7'616  7'518  6'742  9'212  7'991 
Pop. less than 15 years 21'795  21'577  21'356  21'136  20'957  24'817  25'494  22'218 
Female 15-49 years 25'926  25'898  25'872  25'831  25'764  22'462  16'676  12'345 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Viet Nam)
Diphtheria
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  13  15  16  11  12  113  509  1'730 
Japanese encephalitis
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  357  368  421  224  183 
Measles
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  46  256  15'033  1'123  578  16'512  8'175  86'901 
Mumps
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Pertussis
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  267  309  90  54  98  1'426  4'095  96'577 
Polio*
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  723  1'741 
Rubella
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  413  798  59  54  185 
Rubella (CRS)
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  18  92 
Tetanus (neonatal)
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  32  47  34  46  39  142  313 
Tetanus (total)**
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  258  360  244  306  253  267  628  1'948 
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 Viet Nam)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2012  98  MICS   94  95  97  96  95  98  98  90 
DTP1 2012  96  MICS   94  96  98  95  83  99  97 
DTP3 2012  89  MICS   94  96  97  95  59  97  96  88 
DTP4          93  88  87 
IPV1         
HepB_BD          68  70  55  56  76 
HepB3 2012  87  MICS   94  96  97  95  59  97  94 
Hib3 2012  88  MICS   94  96  97  95  59  97 
JapEnc          95  96  94  91  94 
MCV1          99  97  97  98  96  97  88 
MCV2          95  92  94  86  83 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3 2012  93  MICS   94  95  97  96  93  97  96  88 
Rota1         
RotaC         
RCV1         
TT2plus 2012  60  MICS   94  91  93  91  91  95  90  22 
PAB          92  94  91  95  84 
VAD1          62  59  86  80  98  77 
YFV         
* indicates the country reported above 100% coverage.

  Next update: Mid-July 2017

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Viet Nam)
BCG
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  97  96  95  98  98  90 
DTP1
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  98  95  83  99  97  96 
DTP3
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  97  95  59  97  96  88 
HepB3
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  97  95  59  97 
HepB_BD
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  70  55  56  76 
Hib3
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  97  95  59  97 
IPV1
 
MCV1
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  97  97  98  96  97  88 
MCV2
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  92  94  86  83 
PAB
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  94  91  91  91  86  24 
PCV3
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Pol3
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  97  96  93  97  96  88 
RCV1
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RotaC
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Number of districts in the country 710  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% 89
From 80 to 89% 8
From 50 to 79% 1
Less than 50% 2
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
0
DTP3 reported coverageDTP3 reported coverage

Immunization Schedule (2016 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTwP 18 months; Yes
DTwPHibHepB 2, 3, 4 months; Yes
HepB_Pediatric birth; Yes
JapEnc 12 months; + 2 weeks; 2 years; Yes
Measles 9 months; Yes
MR 18 months; Yes
OPV 2, 3, 4 months; Yes
TT pregnant Women; +1, +6 months; +1 year; Yes
VitaminA Yes June and december

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2010 

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  2011-2015 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number         10 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 710  707  704  698  697  696  695 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 691  683  662  100  676  657  662 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 97  97  94  14  97  94  95 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 642  613  551  557  532  532  585 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 90  87  78  80  76  76  84 

Safety

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

Finance

% of Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100%   56  44  40  36  33  39 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

Sources

 1  "The 2016 World Bank Development Indicators Online", GDP per capita is PPP adjusted.
 2  World Health Statistics 2016, data for 2015
 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.