Benin

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Total population (2014) 10,599,510
Birth cohort (2014) 381,648
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2014) 355,989
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2012) 59/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2012) 90/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 3.47
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2012) 750
Co-financing status (2013) Low-income
No. of districts/territories (2013) 77

Gavi support for Benin

Type of support

Approvals

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

Commitments

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

Disbursements

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

% Disbursed

(30 Jun 2014)
2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Cash Support (CASHSUPP) $170,000 $195,000
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $886,500 $886,500 $886,500 100%
Health system strengthening (HSS 2) $3,599,522 $8,374,704
HepB mono (NVS) $960,636 $960,636 $960,636 100%
HPV Demo (NVS) $113,000 $216,000
Immunisation services support (ISS) $182,500 $182,500 $182,500 100%
Injection safety support (INS) $358,664 $358,664 $358,664 100%
Meningitis A - campaign (NVS) $1,868,265 $1,868,265 $1,820,510 97%
Meningitis A - operational costs (OPC) $1,723,161 $1,723,161 $1,723,160 100%
Penta (NVS) $35,327,394 $37,939,894 $34,082,709 96%
Pneumo (NVS) $28,726,000 $36,176,500 $28,231,938 98%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $207,500 $207,500 $207,500 100%
Yellow Fever (NVS) $4,299,256 $4,771,256 $4,326,061 101%
Total $78,422,398 $93,860,580 $72,780,176

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

Benin DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013)

Grade of confidence
69%

N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2012) 85%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2014) 1.04
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2012) 74.10%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2012) 73.30%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2012) 74%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2013) 84%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2013) 0%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 63%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 71%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
5% 95%
$3,358,323 $69,421,850

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Benin

04 February 2014

HPV vaccine with GAVI support

206,000 more girls to benefit from HPV vaccine with GAVI Alliance support

10 countries approved in latest round of HPV vaccine demonstration programmes.

22 May 2013

GAVI at WHA

Surge in support for vaccine introductions in developing countries

More than 200 high-level representatives from GAVI eligible countries attended a technical briefing given by the GAVI Alliance and the Government of Senegal at the 66th World Health Assembly.

03 December 2012

MenAfriVac

100 millionth person receives lifesaving meningitis vaccine

A revolutionary meningitis vaccine will reach the 100 millionth person this week in a region of Africa that has been plagued by deadly epidemics for more than a century. The milestone will take place in northern Nigeria, part of Africa’s “meningitis belt’, where the country is conducting its second seasonal immunisation campaign against the disease.

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