Mauritania

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Total population (2015) 4,080,224
Birth cohort (2015) 135,842
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2015) 126,417
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2013) 67/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2013) 90/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 3.18
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2013) 1,060
Co-financing status (2015) Intermediate
No. of districts/territories (2013) 53

Gavi support for Mauritania

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)
2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $763,500 $2,407,000 $763,500 100%
HepB mono (NVS) $631,309 $631,309 $631,309 100%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $738,560 $738,560 $662,980 90%
Injection safety support (INS) $205,000 $205,000 $205,000 100%
IPV (NVS) $319,000 $478,000 $135,927 43%
Meningitis A - campaign (NVS) $1,227,500 $1,227,500 $1,236,114 101%
Meningitis A - operational costs (OPC) $1,005,500 $1,005,500 $1,005,500 100%
Penta (NVS) $7,484,726 $7,484,726 $7,242,176 97%
Pneumo (NVS) $5,004,110 $5,004,110 $6,159,803 123%
Rotavirus (NVS) $982,500 $982,500 $643,411 65%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $553,000 $553,000 $444,000 80%
Total $18,914,705 $20,717,205 $19,129,719

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

Mauritania DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2013) 80%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2015) 1.05
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2007) 56.00%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2007) 57.00%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2007) 57%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2013) 42%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2013) 8%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 80%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 80%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
16% 84%
$3,080,980 $16,048,736

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Mauritania

25 June 2015

Dr Seth Berkley, CEO of Gavi; Bill Gates Co-Chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates, Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development, Jean-Marc Gravellini, Executive Director in charge of Operations of the AFD.

Health in the Sahel region, together to improve immunisation programmes

The AFD, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Gavi signed an Initiative to increase coverage rates in six Sahel countries.

12 November 2013

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Pneumonia still responsible for one fifth of child deaths

Pneumonia remains the single biggest killer of children under five globally, claiming the lives of more than one million girls and boys every year. But pneumonia deaths are preventable. As countries mark World Pneumonia Day on 12 November, the GAVI Alliance, UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO) are highlighting essential actions that can help end child deaths from this disease.

05 October 2012

Tanzania rotavirus rollout Sister Moshi

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