Ghana

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Total population (2014) 26,442,178
Birth cohort (2014) 803,842
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2014) 763,708
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2013) 52/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2013) 78/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 3.88
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2012) 1,550
Co-financing status (2013) Intermediate
No. of districts/territories (2013) 216

Gavi support for Ghana

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 2017 2018
Cash Support (CASHSUPP) $170,000 $195,000 $170,000 100%
Civil Society Organisation support (CSO) $765,000 $765,000 $832,909 109%
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $9,670,000 $9,670,000 $9,670,000 100%
Health system strengthening (HSS 2) $7,739,496 $18,059,296 $4,299,400 56%
HPV Demo (NVS) $200,716 $200,716 $190,801 95%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $5,316,620 $5,316,620 $5,316,620 100%
Injection safety support (INS) $855,300 $855,300 $855,300 100%
Measles (NVS) $1,278,548 $1,278,548 $1,209,762 95%
Measles-Rubella (NVS) $8,003,528 $8,003,528 $7,750,269 97%
Meningitis A - campaign (NVS) $2,037,743 $2,037,743 $2,037,743 100%
Meningitis A - operational costs (OPC) $1,949,753 $1,949,753 $1,949,753 100%
MR - Operational costs (OPC) $7,522,000 $7,522,000 $7,522,000 100%
Penta (NVS) $85,209,783 $91,367,783 $84,123,101 99%
Pneumo (NVS) $55,208,837 $55,208,837 $55,003,292 100%
Rotavirus (NVS) $13,642,679 $13,642,679 $13,762,860 101%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $1,888,000 $1,888,000 $1,888,000 100%
Yellow Fever (NVS) $8,730,985 $9,530,985 $8,743,912 100%
Total $210,188,988 $227,491,788 $205,325,722

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

Ghana DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2013) 90%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2014) 1.05
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2011) 92.70%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2011) 93.00%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2011) 93%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2013) 75%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2013) 1%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 89%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 91%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
16% 84%
$31,893,982 $172,821,737

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Ghana

05 August 2014

Niger’s Minister of Health administers one of the first doses of vaccine to an infant.

Niger tackles its two biggest child killers with Gavi support

Life-saving pneumococcal and rotavirus vaccines are to be provided to all Niger’s children.

04 June 2014

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Children's Investment Fund Foundation to invest in GAVI Alliance HPV programmes

First Ladies of Ghana and Mozambique join UK launch of End Cervical Cancer Now campaign.

23 May 2014

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Developing countries back ambitious GAVI plans to help immunise 300 million children

Ghana and GAVI host successful event at World Health Assembly.

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