Papua New Guinea - Immunization

Immunization, HepB3 (% of one-year-old children)

The value for Immunization, HepB3 (% of one-year-old children) in Papua New Guinea was 66.00 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 73.00 in 2013 and a minimum value of 7.00 in 1993.

Definition: Child immunization rate, hepatitis B is the percentage of children ages 12-23 months who received hepatitis B vaccinations before 12 months or at any time before the survey. A child is considered adequately immunized after three doses.

Source: WHO and UNICEF (http://www.who.int/immunization/monitoring_surveillance/en/).

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Year Value
1990 20.00
1991 19.00
1992 12.00
1993 7.00
1994 20.00
1995 23.00
1996 43.00
1997 44.00
1998 47.00
1999 54.00
2000 57.00
2001 59.00
2002 60.00
2003 67.00
2004 60.00
2005 63.00
2006 71.00
2007 61.00
2008 59.00
2009 66.00
2010 56.00
2011 66.00
2012 68.00
2013 73.00
2014 67.00
2015 67.00
2016 66.00

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

The value for Immunization, DPT (% of children ages 12-23 months) in Papua New Guinea was 72.00 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 36 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 79.00 in 2013 and a minimum value of 27.00 in 1983.

Definition: Child immunization, DPT, measures the percentage of children ages 12-23 months who received DPT 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_surveillance/en/).

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Year Value
1980 32.00
1981 32.00
1982 29.00
1983 27.00
1984 34.00
1985 40.00
1986 44.00
1987 44.00
1988 48.00
1989 53.00
1990 68.00
1991 68.00
1992 58.00
1993 58.00
1994 61.00
1995 62.00
1996 56.00
1997 45.00
1998 60.00
1999 60.00
2000 59.00
2001 55.00
2002 61.00
2003 68.00
2004 62.00
2005 72.00
2006 72.00
2007 71.00
2008 63.00
2009 73.00
2010 67.00
2011 72.00
2012 74.00
2013 79.00
2014 73.00
2015 73.00
2016 72.00

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

Immunization, measles (% of children ages 12-23 months) in Papua New Guinea was 70.00 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 33 years was 89.00 in 2013, while its lowest value was 1.00 in 1983.

Definition: Child immunization, measles, measures the percentage of children ages 12-23 months who received the measles vaccination 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_surveillance/en/).

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Year Value
1983 1.00
1984 26.00
1985 33.00
1986 39.00
1987 37.00
1988 46.00
1989 52.00
1990 67.00
1991 69.00
1992 70.00
1993 28.00
1994 36.00
1995 42.00
1996 24.00
1997 50.00
1998 63.00
1999 67.00
2000 69.00
2001 65.00
2002 73.00
2003 77.00
2004 77.00
2005 82.00
2006 84.00
2007 77.00
2008 73.00
2009 74.00
2010 74.00
2011 79.00
2012 86.00
2013 89.00
2014 84.00
2015 79.00
2016 70.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention