Guatemala - Immunization

Immunization, DPT (% of children ages 12-23 months)

The value for Immunization, DPT (% of children ages 12-23 months) in Guatemala was 85.00 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 31 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 95.00 in 2008 and a minimum value of 16.00 in 1987.

Definition: Child immunization measures the percentage of children ages 12-23 months who received vaccinations before 12 months or at any time before the survey. A child is considered adequately immunized against diphtheria, pertussis (or whooping cough), and tetanus (DPT) after receiving three doses of vaccine.

Source: WHO and UNICEF (http://www.who.int/immunization_monitoring/routine/en/).

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Year Value
1980 43.00
1981 42.00
1982 45.00
1983 44.00
1984 48.00
1985 21.00
1986 37.00
1987 16.00
1988 47.00
1989 50.00
1990 66.00
1991 63.00
1992 66.00
1993 75.00
1994 71.00
1995 77.00
1996 66.00
1997 73.00
1998 78.00
1999 77.00
2000 81.00
2001 77.00
2002 82.00
2003 84.00
2004 87.00
2005 87.00
2006 89.00
2007 85.00
2008 95.00
2009 92.00
2010 94.00
2011 85.00

Immunization, measles (% of children ages 12-23 months)

Immunization, measles (% of children ages 12-23 months) in Guatemala was 87.00 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 96.00 in 2008, while its lowest value was 8.00 in 1981.

Definition: Child immunization measures the percentage of children ages 12-23 months who received vaccinations before 12 months or at any time before the survey. A child is considered adequately immunized against measles after receiving one dose of vaccine.

Source: WHO and UNICEF (http://www.who.int/immunization_monitoring/routine/en/).

See also:

Year Value
1980 23.00
1981 8.00
1982 12.00
1983 9.00
1984 24.00
1985 23.00
1986 55.00
1987 24.00
1988 55.00
1989 60.00
1990 68.00
1991 49.00
1992 59.00
1993 71.00
1994 66.00
1995 83.00
1996 69.00
1997 74.00
1998 79.00
1999 83.00
2000 86.00
2001 91.00
2002 92.00
2003 94.00
2004 95.00
2005 93.00
2006 95.00
2007 86.00
2008 96.00
2009 92.00
2010 93.00
2011 87.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention