Nepal

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Total population (2014) 28,120,740
Birth cohort (2014) 577,493
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2014) 558,412
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2012) 34/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2012) 42/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 3.29
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2012) 700
Co-financing status (2013) Low-income
No. of districts/territories (2013) 75

Gavi support for Nepal

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2020 (US$)
(31 Jul 2014)

Commitments

2001-2020 (US$)
(31 Jul 2014)

Disbursements

2000-2014 (US$)
(31 Jul 2014)

% Disbursed

(31 Jul 2014)
2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $8,667,000 $8,667,000 $8,667,000 100%
Health system strengthening (HSS 2) $14,483,745 $14,483,745 $10,543,848 73%
HepB mono (NVS) $1,870,980 $1,870,980 $1,870,980 100%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $3,312,520 $3,312,520 $3,312,520 100%
Injection safety support (INS) $1,151,893 $1,151,893 $1,151,893 100%
IPV (NVS) $1,896,000 $3,085,500
Penta (NVS) $30,361,114 $35,099,614 $29,035,183 96%
Pneumo (NVS) $5,259,000 $25,324,500 0%
Tetra DTP-HepB (NVS) $8,690,385 $8,690,385 $8,690,385 100%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $1,934,000 $1,934,000 $1,934,000 100%
Total $77,626,637 $103,620,137 $65,205,809

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

Nepal DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2013) 92%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2014) 1.07
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2011) 92.10%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2011) 91.30%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2011) 92%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2013) 91%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2013) 1%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 88%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 92%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
39% 61%
$25,609,261 $39,596,547

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Nepal

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.

07 August 2013

Sabin Institute

At Dakar conference, countries showcase increased efforts to fund their own immunisation programs

Sabin Vaccine Institute convenes government officials to discuss progress on sustainable immunization financing programs (News release: Sabin Vaccine Institute).

28 November 2012

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