Saudi Arabia - Immunization

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

The value for Immunization, DPT (% of children ages 12-23 months) in Saudi Arabia was 98.00 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 31 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 98.00 in 2011 and a minimum value of 41.00 in 1980.

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 41.00
1981 53.00
1982 62.00
1983 67.00
1984 76.00
1985 81.00
1986 86.00
1987 89.00
1988 89.00
1989 96.00
1990 92.00
1991 91.00
1992 91.00
1993 94.00
1994 95.00
1995 96.00
1996 93.00
1997 92.00
1998 94.00
1999 93.00
2000 95.00
2001 97.00
2002 95.00
2003 95.00
2004 96.00
2005 96.00
2006 96.00
2007 96.00
2008 98.00
2009 98.00
2010 98.00
2011 98.00

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

Immunization, measles (% of children ages 12-23 months) in Saudi Arabia was 98.00 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 98.00 in 2011, while its lowest value was 8.00 in 1980.

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 8.00
1981 12.00
1982 53.00
1983 65.00
1984 71.00
1985 79.00
1986 77.00
1987 77.00
1988 81.00
1989 90.00
1990 88.00
1991 95.00
1992 88.00
1993 91.00
1994 93.00
1995 94.00
1996 92.00
1997 92.00
1998 93.00
1999 92.00
2000 94.00
2001 94.00
2002 97.00
2003 96.00
2004 97.00
2005 97.00
2006 95.00
2007 96.00
2008 97.00
2009 98.00
2010 98.00
2011 98.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention