Papua New Guinea

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Papua New Guinea
Total population (2017) 7,933,812
Birth cohort (2017) 218,515
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2017) 208,669
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2015) 45/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2015) 57/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2015) 3.00
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2014) 2,240
Co-financing group (2017) Accelerated transition
No. of districts/territories (2016) 89

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Gavi support for Papua New Guinea

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2021 (US$)
(18 Oct 2017)

Commitments

2001-2021 (US$)
(18 Oct 2017)

Disbursements

2000-2017 (US$)
(18 Oct 2017)

% Disbursed

(18 Oct 2017)
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Total $31,480,009 $31,480,009 $33,885,331
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $3,261,440 $3,261,440 $3,061,012 94%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $434,000 $434,000 $434,000 100%
Injection Safety Devices (NVS) $1,000 $1,000 $2,477 248%
IPV (NVS) $888,609 $888,609 $903,706 102%
Measles (NVS) $244,500 $244,500 $32,784 13%
Measles-Rubella (NVS) $2,298,232 $2,298,232 $2,298,232 100%
MR - Operational costs (OPC) $1,943,631 $1,943,631 $1,943,631 100%
Penta (NVS) $11,547,065 $11,547,065 $12,188,743 106%
Pneumo (NVS) $8,583,797 $8,583,797 $10,743,011 125%
Tetra DTP-Hib (NVS) $1,521,883 $1,521,883 $1,521,883 100%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $755,852 $755,852 $755,852 100%

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

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Papua New Guinea DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2016)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2016) 61%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2017) 1.08
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2005) 64.60%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2005) 69.30%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2005) 67%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2016) 17%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2016) 44%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2016) 70%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
18% 82%
$6,194,495 $27,690,836

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Papua New Guinea

30 November 2017

Gavi Board Dec 2017 - Nasala village visit

Millions of children set to be protected against typhoid fever

Gavi Board approves US$ 85 million funding window for 2019-2020 to support the introduction of typhoid conjugate vaccine in developing countries.

21 November 2017

Gavi Board meeting, 29-30 November 2017

The Gavi Board meeting was held in Vientiane, Lao PDR on 29-30 November 2017.

24 October 2017

Aspen statement - Gavi CEO Seth Berkley and Peggy Clark, ED, Aspen Global Innovators Group

Gavi and the Aspen Institute to strengthen health management capacity in developing countries

Malawi will be the first country to benefit from the new partnership .

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