Bangladesh

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Total population (2015) 160,411,249
Birth cohort (2015) 3,103,389
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2015) 3,016,170
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2013) 33/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2013) 41/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 3.48
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2013) 1,010
Co-financing status (2013) Low-income
No. of districts/territories (2013) 64

Gavi support for Bangladesh

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2020 (US$)
(31 Mar 2015)

Commitments

2001-2020 (US$)
(31 Mar 2015)

Disbursements

2000-2015 (US$)
(31 Mar 2015)

% Disbursed

(31 Mar 2015)
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Cash Support (CASHSUPP) $333,500 $358,500
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $13,671,500 $13,671,500 $13,671,500 100%
HepB mono (NVS) $20,224,465 $20,224,465 $20,224,465 100%
HPV Demo (NVS) $734,000 $734,000
Immunisation services support (ISS) $23,340,200 $23,340,200 $23,340,200 100%
Injection safety support (INS) $6,144,414 $6,144,414 $6,144,414 100%
IPV (NVS) $10,014,000 $18,859,500 $5,682,973 57%
Measles (NVS) $7,115,538 $9,116,538 $7,188,681 101%
Measles-Rubella (NVS) $35,781,812 $35,781,812 $35,781,812 100%
MR - Operational costs (OPC) $33,586,500 $33,586,500 $33,586,500 100%
Penta (NVS) $198,996,750 $198,996,750 $195,281,408 98%
Pneumo (NVS) $45,914,000 $79,491,000 $22,406,798 49%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $8,314,000 $8,314,000 $8,314,000 100%
Total $404,170,681 $448,619,181 $371,622,752

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

Bangladesh DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2013) 92%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2015) 1.05
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2011) 94.60%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2011) 92.30%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2011) 93%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2013) 98%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2013) 0%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 93%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 97%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
23% 77%
$85,056,614 $286,566,135

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Bangladesh

23 April 2015

Immunising one of the world’s largest birth cohorts against polio and pneumococcal disease

In April 2015, Bangladesh took two giant steps toward closing its vaccine gap by introducing two life-saving vaccines simultaneously against polio and the primary cause of fatal pneumonia.

20 March 2015

Bangladesh infographic

Children in Bangladesh to benefit from dual vaccine introduction

More than three million children to be protected against polio and the leading cause of pneumonia (joint press release Gavi, UNICEF, WHO, GPEI).

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.

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