Democratic Republic of the Congo (the)

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Total population (2015) 71,246,355
Birth cohort (2015) 2,987,874
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2015) 2,673,575
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2013) 86/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2013) 119/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 2.67
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2013) 430
Co-financing status (2013) Low-income
No. of districts/territories (2013) 516

Gavi support for Congo Democratic Republic of the

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)
2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Civil Society Organisation support (CSO) $9,767,601 $9,767,601 $9,867,601 101%
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $56,814,000 $56,814,000 $56,814,000 100%
Health system strengthening (HSS 2) $84,570,813 $144,991,152
Immunisation services support (ISS) $25,807,280 $25,807,280 $25,807,280 100%
Injection safety support (INS) $2,713,931 $2,713,931 $2,713,931 100%
IPV (NVS) $4,791,500 $9,744,000 $3,885,400 81%
Measles SIA (NVS) $5,511,737 $5,511,737 $5,511,737 100%
Measles SIA - Operational costs (OPC) $9,727,500 $9,727,500 $9,727,500 100%
Penta (NVS) $151,738,482 $151,738,482 $147,981,077 98%
Pneumo (NVS) $162,568,561 $162,568,561 $162,685,249 100%
Product Switch Grant (PSG) $350,425 $350,425 $350,425 100%
Tetra DTP-HepB (NVS) $10,357,601 $10,357,601 $10,357,601 100%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $5,070,500 $5,070,500 $5,070,500 100%
Yellow Fever (NVS) $28,952,543 $28,952,543 $29,926,168 103%
Total $558,742,475 $624,115,314 $470,698,470

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

Congo Democratic Republic of the DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2013) 87%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2015) 1.03
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2014) 60.00%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2014) 61.10%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2014) 61%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2013) 80%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2013) 1%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 73%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 76%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
23% 77%
$110,351,237 $360,347,229

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Congo Democratic Republic of the

28 April 2015

DRC Polio

More than two million Congolese children per year to be protected against polio

Democratic Republic of Congo to introduce Inactivated Polio Vaccine with Gavi and partners’ support.

24 April 2015

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Next five years vital for childhood immunisation - Gavi CEO

Once-in-a-generation opportunity to improve vaccine access and coverage in developing countries

30 July 2014

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5-in-1 vaccine now in all 73 poorest countries

Introductions target successfully achieved – work still to be done on increasing coverage.

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