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Cameroon
Total population (2016) 23,924,336
Birth cohort (2016) 855,784
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2016) 797,906
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2015) 57/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2015) 88/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 3.17
Co-financing status (2016) Preparatory transition
No. of districts/territories (2015) 189

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Gavi support for Cameroon

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2021 (US$)
(20 Dec 2016)

Commitments

2001-2021 (US$)
(20 Dec 2016)

Disbursements

2000-2016 (US$)
(20 Dec 2016)

% Disbursed

(20 Dec 2016)
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total $192,064,051 $240,599,551 $184,240,496
Cash Support (CASHSUPP) $203,000 $228,000 $203,000 100%
Civil Society Organisation support (CSO) $56,199 N/A
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $6,926,297 $6,926,297 $6,926,297 100%
Health system strengthening (HSS 2) $5,600,000 $23,520,000
HPV Demo (NVS) $492,308 $492,308 $493,787 100%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $7,983,620 $7,983,620 $7,983,620 100%
Injection Safety Devices (NVS) $225,500 $769,500
Injection safety support (INS) $992,844 $992,844 $992,844 100%
IPV (NVS) $2,575,773 $2,575,773 $1,505,001 58%
Measles-Rubella (NVS) $6,504,938 $6,504,938 $6,504,938 100%
Meningitis A - campaign (NVS) $4,324,774 $4,324,774 $4,324,774 100%
Meningitis A - operational costs (OPC) $2,508,980 $2,508,980 $2,508,980 100%
MR - Operational costs (OPC) $5,828,500 $5,828,500 $5,828,500 100%
Penta (NVS) $40,953,676 $46,272,176 $38,927,175 95%
Pneumo (NVS) $76,235,605 $92,736,105 $80,235,371 105%
Rotavirus (NVS) $11,853,757 $18,227,257 $9,477,591 80%
Tetra DTP-HepB (NVS) $9,000,675 $9,000,675 $9,000,675 100%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $2,855,500 $2,855,500 $2,755,500 96%
Yellow Fever (NVS) $6,998,304 $8,852,304 $6,516,243 93%

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

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Cameroon DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2015)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2015) 84%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2016) 1.03
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2010) 68.10%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2010) 68.60%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2010) 68%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2015) 68%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2015) 2%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2015) 79%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
15% 85%
$27,254,940 $156,985,551

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Cameroon

19 September 2016

Stockpiling

On the frontline: Gavi's support to fragile states

With more than half of Gavi-supported countries officially listed as fragile states, Gavi is increasingly working on several fronts to ensure vaccines still reach people living on the frontlines of humanitarian crises.

23 May 2016

Cameroon cholera campaign

World Humanitarian Summit - Gavi's Fragility and Immunisation Policy

Gavi to review its response to humanitarian emergencies and fragile settings in 2016.

22 February 2016

Gavi item

Meningitis A nearly eliminated in Africa through vaccination

Joint press release first published by WHO and PATH, joint founders of the Meningitis Vaccine Project.

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