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Afghanistan
Total population (2018) 34,935,680
Birth cohort (2018) 1,083,787
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2018) 1,015,710
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2015) 66/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2015) 91/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2015) 2.69
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2015) 610
Co-financing group (2018) Initial self-financing
No. of districts/territories (2017) 407

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Gavi support for Afghanistan

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2023 (US$)
(28 Nov 2018)

Commitments

2001-2023 (US$)
(28 Nov 2018)

Disbursements

2000-2018 (US$)
(28 Nov 2018)

% Disbursed

(28 Nov 2018)
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Total $340,672,724 $350,329,565 $325,653,675
Civil Society Organisation support (CSO) $3,561,578 $3,561,578 $3,877,478 109%
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $34,100,000 $34,100,000 $34,100,000 100%
Health system strengthening (HSS 2) $17,727,209 $18,001,661 $16,469,963 93%
Health system strengthening (HSS 3) $38,117,610 $47,499,999 $28,931,026 76%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $14,025,300 $14,025,300 $14,025,300 100%
Injection Safety Devices (NVS) $2,070,000 $2,070,000 $1,556,770 75%
Injection safety support (INS) $1,676,500 $1,676,500 $1,676,500 100%
IPV (NVS) $7,929,401 $7,929,401 $4,235,331 53%
Measles SIA (NVS) $2,163,903 $2,163,903 $2,163,903 100%
Measles SIA - Operational costs (OPC) $3,574,000 $3,574,000 $3,574,000 100%
Measles-Follow-up campaign (NVS) $4,307,000 $4,307,000 $4,856,288 113%
Measles-Follow-up campaign op.costs (OPC) $8,702,377 $8,702,377 $8,702,377 100%
Penta (NVS) $72,462,386 $72,462,386 $70,653,266 98%
Pneumo (NVS) $105,861,604 $105,861,604 $111,102,503 105%
Product Switch Grant (PSG) $405,821 $405,821 $405,821 100%
Rotavirus (NVS) $10,594,500 $10,594,500 $5,929,614 56%
Tetra DTP-HepB (NVS) $9,903,633 $9,903,633 $9,903,633 100%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $3,489,902 $3,489,902 $3,489,902 100%

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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Afghanistan DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2017)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2017) 81%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2018) 1.06
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2010) 41.60%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2010) 38.90%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2010) 40%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2017) 68%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2017) 6%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2017) 62%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
35% 65%
$115,252,367 $210,401,308

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Afghanistan

10 December 2018

MTR

UAE and Gavi convene leaders to focus on health for next generation

High-level meeting to review access to vaccines in low-income countries and how to accelerate impact.

29 November 2018

Gavi item

Gavi Board starts framing Alliance's approach to 2021-2025 period

Gavi Board approves in principle a set of new and expanded vaccine programmes.

01 September 2018

Afghanistan measles campaign

Measles vaccine campaign launched in Afghanistan

Nearly 14 million children in Afghanistan to be immunised against measles following a growing increase in reported cases.

Disclaimer: the boundaries and names shown and the designations used on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries. Dotted lines on maps represent approximate border lines for which there may not yet be full agreement.

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