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

Last updated 15-July-2017 (data as of 11-July-2017)
Next overall update Fall-2017
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Development status: Developing GNI / capita (US$): 8501 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 472
GDP / capita (US$): 1'7941 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 712

Population data in thousands3

  2016  2015  2014  2013  2012  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 16'150  15'777  15'412  15'055  14'711  12'222  10'183  7'164 
Births 535  535  534  532  527  408  379  337 
Surviving infants 512  512  511  507  501  381  357  314 
Pop. less than 5 years 2'539  2'505  2'466  2'418  2'361  1'825  1'736  1'430 
Pop. less than 15 years 6'683  6'543  6'397  6'249  6'105  5'227  4'718  3'524 
Female 15-49 years 4'200  4'099  4'002  3'909  3'819  3'054  2'305  1'501 

Number of reported cases

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Zimbabwe)
Diphtheria
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Japanese encephalitis
 
Measles
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  1'483  13'728  23'650 
Mumps
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  14 
Pertussis
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  491  6'290 
Polio*
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  32 
Rubella
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  1'130  130  20 
Rubella (CRS)
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  63 
Tetanus (neonatal)
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  16  16  134 
Tetanus (total)**
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  28  139 
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 Zimbabwe)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG 2014  90  DHS   78  95  98  99  95  98  82  74 
DTP1 2014  90  DHS   78  94  98  98  98  99  90 
DTP3 2014  83  DHS   78  90  96  91  95  95  77  78 
DTP4          78  83 
IPV1         
HepB_BD          90 
HepB3 2014  83  DHS   78  90  96  91  95  77 
Hib3 2014  83  DHS   78  90  96  91  95 
JapEnc         
MCV1          95  94  92  93  97  70  76 
MCV2          78 
MenA         
PCV1          95  97  98  98  99 
PCV2          91  96  94  96  96 
PCV3 2014  82  DHS   78  90  95  91  95  95 
Pol3 2014  82  DHS   78  90  96  92  95  95  70  78 
Rota1          95  97  94 
RotaC 2014  50  DHS   78  91  96  82 
RCV1          95 
TT2plus 2013  32  MICS   81  85  58  75  85  60  43 
PAB          70  74  64  62  49 
VAD1          64  49  19  95 
YFV         
* indicates the country reported above 100% coverage.

  Next update: Mid-July 2018

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

  (Click for full retrospective WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for Zimbabwe)
BCG
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  95  90  99  95  98  84  91 
DTP1
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  94  94  98  98  99  84  96 
DTP3
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  90  87  91  95  95  78  88 
HepB3
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  90  87  91  95  97  79 
HepB_BD
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Hib3
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  90  87  91  95  97 
IPV1
 
MCV1
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  95  86  92  93  97  75  87 
MCV2
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  63 
PCV3
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  90  87  91  95  21 
Pol3
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  90  88  92  95  95  78  89 
RCV1
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  95 
RotaC
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  91  87  48 

Click for WHO-UNICEF coverage estimates data for PAB time series.

Number of districts in the country 63  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% 44
From 80 to 89% 43
From 50 to 79% 13
Less than 50% 0
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 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
HPV Yes From March 2018
IPV 14 weeks; Yes From January 2018
MR 9, 18 months; Yes
OPV 6, 10, 14 weeks; 18 months; Yes
Pneumo_conj 6, 10, 14 weeks; Yes
Rotavirus 6, 10 weeks; Yes
TT 1st contact; +1, +6 months; +1, +2 years; Yes pregnant women
VitaminA 6, 12, 18, 24, 30, 36 months; Yes

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  2015-2019  2012-2016  2012-2016  2012-2016  2011-2013 
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number 63  63  63  63  63  62  63 

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 63  63  63  63  63  62  63 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number 55  43  57  56  55  44  35 
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100% 87  68  90  89  87  71  56 
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number 15  10  23  35  34  31  21 
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100% 24  16  37  56  54  50  33 

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% 31  41  30  36  14  68 

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 2017 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 2017 revision". New York, 2017.
 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.