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South Sudan
Total population (2017) 13,096,163
Birth cohort (2017) 465,352
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2017) 433,361
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2015) 60/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2015) 93/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2015) 1.87
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2015) 790
Co-financing group (2017) Initial self-financing
No. of districts/territories (2015) 80

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Gavi support for South Sudan

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2021 (US$)
(23 Mar 2017)

Commitments

2001-2021 (US$)
(23 Mar 2017)

Disbursements

2000-2017 (US$)
(23 Mar 2017)

% Disbursed

(23 Mar 2017)
2002 2003 2004 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Total $41,841,929 $57,790,574 $32,525,285
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $5,187,094 $5,187,094 $5,187,094 100%
Health system strengthening (HSS 2) $13,309,365 $29,258,010 $6,890,276 52%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $5,911,100 $5,911,100 $4,532,780 77%
Injection Safety Devices (NVS) $89,500 $89,500 $111,071 124%
Injection safety support (INS) $171,495 $171,495 $171,495 100%
IPV (NVS) $1,366,080 $1,366,080 $961,920 70%
Meningitis A - campaign (NVS) $3,771,423 $3,771,423 $3,771,423 100%
Meningitis A - operational costs (OPC) $3,453,753 $3,453,753 $3,453,753 100%
Penta (NVS) $7,886,342 $7,886,342 $6,749,696 86%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $695,777 $695,777 $695,777 100%

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

Download data for commitments, approvals & disbursements in XLS format

South Sudan DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2015)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2015) 50%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2017) 1.04
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2009) 14.60%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2009) 15.60%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2009) 15%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2015) 39%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2015) 38%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2015) 20%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
64% 36%
$20,931,172 $11,594,110

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to South Sudan

15 March 2017

Mogadishu, Somalia: a child receives cholera vaccine.

Cholera vaccination campaign begins in Somalia

Mass vaccination campaign will target over 450,000 people to halt cholera outbreak.

10 November 2016

Tanzania

Measles jab saves over 20 million young lives in 15 years, but hundreds of children still die of the disease every day

Measles outbreaks in numerous countries – caused by gaps in routine immunisation and in mass vaccination campaigns – continue to be a serious challenge.

19 October 2016

A baby is immunised with pentavalent vaccine in South Sudan..jpg

Millions more children to be protected from five diseases thanks to new vaccine supply agreement

5-in-1 pentavalent vaccine will come from a broad base of manufacturers at half the 2016 average price for the next three years.

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