Bhutan

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Bhutan
Total population (2018) 801,210
Birth cohort (2018) 13,358
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2018) 13,040
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2015) 27/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2015) 33/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2015) 3.70
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2015) 2,380
Co-financing group (2018) Fully self-financing
No. of districts/territories (2017) 20

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Gavi support for Bhutan

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2022 (US$)
(22 Aug 2018)

Commitments

2001-2022 (US$)
(22 Aug 2018)

Disbursements

2000-2018 (US$)
(22 Aug 2018)

% Disbursed

(22 Aug 2018)
2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Total $1,966,848 $1,966,848 $1,982,139
Graduation grant (GG) $245,930 $245,930 $230,930 94%
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $194,000 $194,000 $194,000 100%
Injection Safety Devices (NVS) $2,500 $2,500 $5,432 217%
Injection safety support (INS) $31,741 $31,741 $31,741 100%
IPV (NVS) $104,886 $104,886 $109,718 105%
IPV Catch-up RI (NVS) $15,500 $15,500 $17,120 110%
Penta (NVS) $469,548 $469,548 $488,841 104%
Tetra DTP-HepB (NVS) $602,743 $602,743 $604,357 100%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $300,000 $300,000 $300,000 100%

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

Bhutan DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2017)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2017) 98%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2018) 1.04
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2017) 95%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2017) 0%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2017) 97%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
38% 62%
$756,671 $1,225,468

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Bhutan

17 October 2017

APR 2016

2016 Report: Gavi adapting to changing global health landscape

Gavi’s 2016 Annual Report illustrates both our progress and how we are adapting to increasingly challenging global trends .

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.

28 November 2012

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02 – Intensification of routine immunisation in South-East Asia

Partners Forum 2012 - Session summary. This session highlighted the efforts being made in SEA countries to implement intensification activities for reaching more children with immunization services.

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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