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: Least developed GNI / capita (US$): 1 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 232
GDP / capita (US$): 1 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 282

Population data in thousands3

  2015  2014  2013  2012  2011  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 265  259  253  247  242  185  147  116 
Births
Surviving infants
Pop. less than 5 years 35  35  35  36  35  28  24  19 
Pop. less than 15 years 97  95  94  93  92  77  64  51 
Female 15-49 years 66  65  64  62  61  45  34  26 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Vanuatu)
Diphtheria
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Japanese encephalitis
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Measles
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  39  10  67  39 
Mumps
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Pertussis
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  36  231 
Polio*
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Rubella
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Rubella (CRS)
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Tetanus (neonatal)
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Tetanus (total)**
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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 Vanuatu)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2012  73  DHS   57  95  95  89  99*  93  99  96 
DTP1 2012  76  DHS   57  85  95  87  99*  99* 
DTP3 2012  55  DHS   57  80  86  75  95  92  90  76 
DTP4         
IPV1         
HepB_BD          80  80  76  79  73 
HepB3 2012  55  DHS   57  80  86  75  95  92  75 
Hib3 2012  55  DHS   57  80  86  75  95  92 
JapEnc         
MCV1          75  90  65  94  92  94  66 
MCV2         
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3 2012  52  DHS   57  80  80  75  95  89  87  78 
Rota1         
RotaC         
Rubella1         
TT2plus 2012  30  DHS   57  99*  25  63  88  43 
PAB         
VAD1         
YFV         
° 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 Vanuatu)
BCG
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  73  73  73  74  79  96 
DTP1
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  75  75  75  76  85  91 
DTP3
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  64  64  64  65  71  76 
HepB3
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  64  64  64  63  70 
HepB_BD
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Hib3
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  64  64  64  64 
MCV1
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  53  53  53  53  61  66 
MCV2
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PAB
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  75  75  75  75  86  47 
PCV3
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Pol3
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  65  65  65  65  67  78 
RotaC
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Number of districts in the country 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% 17
From 80 to 89% 17
From 50 to 79% 67
Less than 50% 0
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 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
HepB_Pediatric birth; Yes
IPV 14 weeks; Yes
Measles 12 months; Yes
OPV 6, 10, 14 weeks; 6, 12 years; Yes
TT 1st contact; +2, +6 months; +1, +2 years; Yes
Td 6, 12 years; 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 No  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  No  Yes 
What years does the MYP cover? number   5yrs    2010-2015  2010-2014    2'010 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number    

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number  
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 67  17  83  67  67  67   
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number    
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 33  33    33   

Safety

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

Finance

Immunization expenditure financed, using Government funds? From 0 to 100% 25    80    6'000    100 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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