Ghana

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Total population (2015) 27,409,885
Birth cohort (2015) 883,687
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2015) 840,479
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2015) 43/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2015) 62/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 3.88
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2014) 1,620
Co-financing status (2016) Preparatory transition
No. of districts/territories (2014) 216

Gavi support for Ghana

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2020 (US$)
(30 Nov 2015)

Commitments

2001-2020 (US$)
(30 Nov 2015)

Disbursements

2000-2015 (US$)
(30 Nov 2015)

% Disbursed

(30 Nov 2015)
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) $188,885 $188,885 $190,108 101%
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%
IPV (NVS) $1,643,000 $2,701,000 $811,437 49%
Measles (NVS) $1,741,606 $1,741,606 $1,290,557 74%
Measles-Rubella (NVS) $7,750,269 $7,750,269 $7,750,269 100%
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) $92,682,783 $92,682,783 $94,322,580 102%
Pneumo (NVS) $69,158,832 $77,662,832 $68,462,345 99%
Rotavirus (NVS) $20,733,065 $23,770,565 $16,826,447 81%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $2,534,000 $2,534,000 $2,534,000 100%
Yellow Fever (NVS) $9,938,485 $9,938,485 $9,359,507 94%
Total $242,396,837 $265,341,137 $234,200,975

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 (2014)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2014) 98%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2015) 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 (2014) 76%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2014) 0%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2014) 92%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
14% 86%
$32,539,982 $201,050,988

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Ghana

10 November 2015

Gavi item

Scientists mark 'stunning success' of vaccine in virtually ridding Africa of meningitis A

New research forecasts a resurgence of meningitis A epidemics in 15 years should immunization efforts stall.

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.

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