WHO vaccine-preventable diseases: monitoring system. 2014 global summary

Last updated 15-Jul-2014 (Data received as of 8-Jul-2014)
Next overall update Fall 2014
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Development status: Developed economy GNI / capita (US$): 12'9601 Infant (under 12 months) mortality rate: 42
GDP / capita (US$): 23'2751 Child (under 5 years) mortality rate: 52

Population data in thousands3

  2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2000  1990  1980 
Total population 38'217  38'211  38'205  38'199  38'194  38'351  38'150  35'641 
Births 413  411  409  405  400  372  554  695 
Surviving infants 410  409  407  403  398  369  545  680 
Pop. less than 5 years 2'061  2'066  2'041  1'972  1'930  1'993  2'898  3'263 
Pop. less than 15 years 5'719  5'721  5'729  5'733  5'795  7'425  9'560  8'603 
Female 15-49 years 9'316  9'371  9'433  9'509  9'587  10'134  9'384  9'127 

Number of reported case

(Click for retrospective incidence data for Poland)
Diphtheria
Japanese encephalitis
Measles 84  71  13  115  77  56'471  24'882 
Mumps 2'436  2'779  2'754  2'954  17'548 
Pertussis 2'183  4'682  1'266  2'390  2'269  292  232 
Polio*
Rubella 38'546  6'263  4'196  7'586  46'181 
Rubella (CRS)
Tetanus (neonatal)
Tetanus (total) 14  19  16  19  14  65  89 
Yellow fever
* 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 Poland)
Vaccine year result method % card seen                                                
BCG          93  94  93  94  96  97  93 
DTP1         
DTP3          99  99  99  99  98  96  96 
HepB_BD          95 
HepB3          96  97  98  98  99 
Hib3          99  99  99  99 
JapEnc         
MCV          98  98  98  98  97  95  92 
MCV2          93  95  94  95  96 
PCV1         
PCV3         
Pol3          95  95  96  96  98  96  96 
Rota1         
Rota_last         
Rubella1          98  98  98  98 
TT2plus         
PAB         
VAD1         
YFV         
  ° indicates that more than 1 survey occurred that year

  Next update: July 2015

WHO-UNICEF estimates6

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BCG 93  94  94  93  94  96  97  93 
DTP1 99  99  99  99  99  99  98  98 
DTP3 99  99  99  99  99  98  96  96 
HepB3 96  97  98  98  98  99 
HepB_BD 93  93  93  93  93  95 
Hib3 99  99  99  99  99 
MCV 98  98  98  98  98  97  95  92 
MCV2 93  95  95  94  95  96 
PCV3
Pol3 95  95  96  96  96  98  96  96 
Rota_last

Number of districts in the country 344  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% 0
From 80 to 89% 0
From 50 to 79% 0
Less than 50% 0
Proportion of districts
not reporting DTP3 coverage
100
 

Immunization Schedule (2013 or latest available)

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Vaccine Schedule Entire country Comment
BCG birth; Yes
DTwP 7-8 weeks; 3-4, 5-6, 16-18 months; Yes
HepB birth; 2, 7 months; Yes
Hib 2, 3-4, 5-6, 16-18 months; Yes
IPV 3-4, 5-6, 16-18 months; Yes
MMR 13-14 months; 10 years; Yes
OPV 6 years; Yes
Td 14, 19 years; Yes
TdaP 6 years; Yes

Immunizaton indicators

Indicator Expected answer 2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2007 

Planning and management

Has the country a Multi-Year Plan (MYP) for immunization? Yes/No/NR No  No    No  No    No 
What years does the MYP cover? number              
Nº of districts with microplans that include activities to raise immunization coverage number       320      16 

National Immunization Advisory Mechanism

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

System performance

Total Nº districts in country number 344  379    379  379    379 
Nº districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% number    
% of districts with DTP3 coverage >=80% From 0 to 100%    
Nº districts with measles (MCV1) coverage >=95% number              
% of districts with MCV1 coverage >=95% From 0 to 100%            

Safety

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

Finance

Estimated percentage of routine vaccines funded by Government From 0 to 100%   100    100      100 

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 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.