Cameroon

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Total population (2014) 22,818,632
Birth cohort (2014) 841,087
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2014) 781,391
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2013) 61/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2013) 95/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 3.17
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2012) 1,170
Co-financing status (2013) Intermediate
No. of districts/territories (2013) 181

Gavi support for Cameroon

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
Cash Support (CASHSUPP) $203,000 $228,000 $203,000 100%
Civil Society Organisation support (CSO) $56,199 N/A
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $7,953,404 $7,953,404 $7,953,404 100%
HPV Demo (NVS) $502,000 $502,000 $254,235 51%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $7,983,620 $7,983,620 $7,983,620 100%
Injection safety support (INS) $992,844 $992,844 $992,844 100%
IPV (NVS) $1,500,000 $3,243,500 $54,671 4%
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%
Penta (NVS) $32,705,243 $37,491,743 $30,919,867 95%
Pneumo (NVS) $53,937,576 $66,821,576 $60,502,026 112%
Rotavirus (NVS) $3,811,500 $7,061,500 $3,914,930 103%
Tetra DTP-HepB (NVS) $9,000,675 $9,000,675 $9,000,675 100%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $2,066,000 $2,066,000 $2,066,000 100%
Yellow Fever (NVS) $5,833,203 $6,241,703 $6,000,293 103%
Total $133,322,818 $156,420,318 $136,735,518

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

Cameroon DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2013) 89%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2014) 1.03
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2011) 68.10%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2011) 68.60%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2011) 68%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2013) 78%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2013) 0%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 83%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 88%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
16% 84%
$21,764,046 $114,971,469

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Cameroon

26 September 2014

Reaching every child in Cameroon

Short film highlighting the challenges and rewards of delivering vaccines to a remote coastal region in Cameroon.This video was produced for the Global Citizen's Festival, held in in New York's Central Park in September 2014.

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 March 2014

Cameroun

Cameroon to protect its children against leading cause of severe diarrhoea

Life-saving rotavirus vaccines to be offered as part of country’s routine immunisation programme.

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