Bhutan

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Bhutan
Total population (2017) 792,834
Birth cohort (2017) 13,410
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2017) 13,077
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2015) 27/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2015) 33/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2015) 3.70
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2015) 2,380
Co-financing group (2017) Fully self-financing
No. of districts/territories (2014) 20

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Gavi support for Bhutan

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2021 (US$)
(23 Mar 2017)

Commitments

2001-2021 (US$)
(23 Mar 2017)

Disbursements

2000-2017 (US$)
(23 Mar 2017)

% Disbursed

(23 Mar 2017)
2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Total $1,919,462 $1,919,462 $1,919,754
Graduation grant (GG) $245,930 $245,930 $230,930 94%
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $194,000 $194,000 $194,000 100%
Injection Safety Devices (NVS) $500 $500 $2,937 587%
Injection safety support (INS) $31,741 $31,741 $31,741 100%
IPV (NVS) $75,000 $75,000 $66,948 89%
Penta (NVS) $469,548 $469,548 $488,841 104%
Tetra DTP-HepB (NVS) $602,743 $602,743 $604,357 100%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 100%

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

Bhutan DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2015)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2015) 99%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2017) 1.04
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2015)
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2015)
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2015) 97%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
39% 61%
$756,671 $1,163,081

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Bhutan

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.

28 November 2012

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02 – Intensification of routine immunisation in South-East Asia

Partners Forum 2012 - Session summary. This session highlighted the efforts being made in SEA countries to implement intensification activities for reaching more children with immunization services.

10 March 2011

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Co-financing of GAVI vaccines on the increase

Since 2008, the number of countries required to co-finance new and underused vaccines supplied by GAVI has nearly doubled from 26 to 47 in 2010.

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