Papua New Guinea

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Total population (2014) 7,476,108
Birth cohort (2014) 213,127
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2014) 203,148
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2012) 48/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2012) 63/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 3.30
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2012) 1,790
Co-financing status (2013) Intermediate
No. of districts/territories (2013) 89

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Gavi support for Papua New Guinea

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2020 (US$)
(30 Jun 2014)

Commitments

2001-2020 (US$)
(30 Jun 2014)

Disbursements

2000-2014 (US$)
(30 Jun 2014)

% Disbursed

(30 Jun 2014)
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $1,103,854 $3,072,923 $565,747 51%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $434,000 $434,000 $434,000 100%
Measles (NVS) $43,500 $43,500
Measles-Rubella (NVS) $2,499,500 $2,499,500
MR - Operational costs (OPC) $1,953,000 $1,953,000
Penta (NVS) $9,065,612 $10,191,612 $9,789,446 108%
Pneumo (NVS) $4,763,000 $7,584,000 $5,244,259 110%
Tetra DTP-Hib (NVS) $1,521,883 $1,521,883 $1,521,883 100%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $763,000 $763,000 $388,000 51%
Total $22,147,349 $28,063,418 $17,943,335

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 (2013)

Grade of confidence
68%

N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2012) 63%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2014) 1.08
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2006) 64.60%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2006) 69.30%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2006) 67%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2013) 31%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2013) 46%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 70%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2013) 69%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
8% 92%
$1,387,747 $16,555,588

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Papua New Guinea

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

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01 December 2011

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Small island states punch above their weight

Papua New Guinea, Kiribati and the Solomon Islands lead the way in co-financing their vaccine programmes.

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