Syrian Arab Republic - Immunization

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

The value for Immunization, DPT (% of children ages 12-23 months) in Syrian Arab Republic was 72.00 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 31 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 94.00 in 1989 and a minimum value of 13.00 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 13.00
1981 14.00
1982 15.00
1983 21.00
1984 25.00
1985 29.00
1986 86.00
1987 42.00
1988 59.00
1989 94.00
1990 91.00
1991 89.00
1992 89.00
1993 90.00
1994 89.00
1995 89.00
1996 88.00
1997 87.00
1998 87.00
1999 86.00
2000 84.00
2001 82.00
2002 84.00
2003 83.00
2004 81.00
2005 80.00
2006 80.00
2007 80.00
2008 79.00
2009 80.00
2010 80.00
2011 72.00

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

Immunization, measles (% of children ages 12-23 months) in Syrian Arab Republic was 80.00 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 87.00 in 1998, while its lowest value was 13.00 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 13.00
1981 14.00
1982 22.00
1983 19.00
1984 23.00
1985 27.00
1986 64.00
1987 37.00
1988 52.00
1989 86.00
1990 87.00
1991 84.00
1992 84.00
1993 86.00
1994 86.00
1995 85.00
1996 85.00
1997 84.00
1998 87.00
1999 86.00
2000 84.00
2001 80.00
2002 84.00
2003 83.00
2004 82.00
2005 81.00
2006 81.00
2007 81.00
2008 81.00
2009 82.00
2010 82.00
2011 80.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention