Afghanistan

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Total population (2014) 31,280,518
Birth cohort (2014) 1,033,978
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2014) 967,272
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2013) 70/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2013) 97/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 2.63
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2011) 570
Co-financing status (2013) Low-income
No. of districts/territories (2013) 329

Gavi support for Afghanistan

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2020 (US$)
(30 Sep 2014)

Commitments

2001-2020 (US$)
(30 Sep 2014)

Disbursements

2000-2014 (US$)
(30 Sep 2014)

% Disbursed

(30 Sep 2014)
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Civil Society Organisation support (CSO) $3,590,500 $3,590,500 $3,906,400 109%
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $34,100,000 $34,100,000 $34,100,000 100%
Health system strengthening (HSS 2) $15,914,478 $15,914,478 $15,914,478 100%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $14,025,300 $14,025,300 $13,855,800 99%
Injection safety support (INS) $1,676,500 $1,676,500 $1,676,500 100%
IPV (NVS) $1,956,500 $3,717,500
Measles SIA (NVS) $2,271,500 $2,271,500
Penta (NVS) $61,336,271 $71,396,771 $55,837,523 91%
Pneumo (NVS) $28,439,440 $46,133,940 $33,910,178 119%
Tetra DTP-HepB (NVS) $9,903,633 $9,903,633 $9,903,633 100%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $2,512,000 $2,512,000 $1,689,000 67%
Total $175,726,122 $205,242,122 $170,793,512

Red line on table indicates duration of support based on commitments.
Commitments: Multi-year programme budgets endorsed in principle by the Gavi Board. These become financial commitments upon approval each year for the following calendar year.
Approvals: Total Approved for funding

Download data for commitments, approvals & disbursements in XLS format

Afghanistan DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2013) 90%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2014) 1.06
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2011) 41.60%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2011) 38.90%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2011) 40%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2013) 67%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2013) 9%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 75%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 71%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
42% 58%
$71,142,178 $99,651,334

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Afghanistan

18 September 2014

Nepal IPV

Nepal becomes first country to introduce IPV with Gavi support

Nepal is one of 25 countries who have received approval to begin using IPV with Gavi support. Afghanistan and Pakistan are also planning to introduce IPV by end of next year.

23 May 2014

WHA 2

Developing countries back ambitious GAVI plans to help immunise 300 million children

Ghana and GAVI host successful event at World Health Assembly.

28 February 2014

Poliomyelitis vaccination and immunization, Ethiopia

GAVI Alliance complements global polio eradication effort

Countries eligible for GAVI Alliance support invited to apply for funding for inactivated polio vaccine until 2015.

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