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Ghana
Total population (2018) 29,280,222
Birth cohort (2018) 893,236
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2018) 851,724
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2015) 43/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2015) 62/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2015) 3.57
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2015) 1,480
No. of districts/territories (2017) 216

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Gavi support for Ghana

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2023 (US$)
(29 Mar 2019)

Commitments

2001-2023 (US$)
(29 Mar 2019)

Disbursements

2000-2018 (US$)
(29 Mar 2019)

% Disbursed

(29 Mar 2019)
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Total $306,626,177 $313,506,327 $305,574,187
Cash Support (CASHSUPP) $170,000 $170,000 $170,000 100%
Civil Society Organisation support (CSO) $765,000 $765,000 $832,909 109%
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $9,032,898 $9,032,898 $9,032,898 100%
Health system strengthening (HSS 2) $12,039,146 $18,919,296 $10,667,806 89%
HPV Demo (NVS) $188,885 $188,885 $190,108 101%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $5,316,620 $5,316,620 $5,316,620 100%
Injection Safety Devices (NVS) $1,481,924 $1,481,924 $1,230,436 83%
Injection safety support (INS) $855,300 $855,300 $855,300 100%
IPV (NVS) $3,775,768 $3,775,768 $1,190,766 32%
Measles (NVS) $1,711,336 $1,711,336 $1,711,336 100%
Measles-Rubella (NVS) $7,750,269 $7,750,269 $7,750,269 100%
Meningitis A (NVS) $1,945,912 $1,945,912 $2,005,556 103%
Meningitis A - campaign (NVS) $2,037,743 $2,037,743 $2,037,743 100%
Meningitis A - mini catch-up campaign (NVS) $635,266 $635,266 $635,266 100%
Meningitis A - mini catch-up op.costs (OPC) $524,500 $524,500 $524,500 100%
Meningitis A - operational costs (OPC) $1,949,753 $1,949,753 $1,949,753 100%
MR - Operational costs (OPC) $7,308,638 $7,308,638 $7,308,638 100%
MR-Follow-up campaign (NVS) $3,225,500 $3,225,500 $3,328,891 103%
MR-Follow-up campaign op.costs (OPC) $2,149,311 $2,149,311 $2,149,311 100%
Penta (NVS) $96,992,446 $96,992,446 $97,311,821 100%
Pneumo (NVS) $89,580,980 $89,580,980 $91,564,129 102%
Rotavirus (NVS) $29,265,937 $29,265,937 $27,793,039 95%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $3,622,527 $3,622,527 $3,448,500 95%
Yellow Fever (NVS) $13,579,007 $13,579,007 $14,262,081 105%
Yellow Fever - campaign (NVS) $7,208,000 $7,208,000 $8,793,000 122%
YF - Operational costs (OPC) $3,513,511 $3,513,511 $3,513,511 100%

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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Ghana DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2017)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2017) 99%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2018) 1.05
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2013) 86.80%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2013) 90.30%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2013) 89%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2017) 86%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2017) 0%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2017) 95%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
15% 85%
$45,769,746 $259,804,441

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Ghana

17 April 2019

Anuradha Gupta Zathu Band

Challenging impossible: eight game-changing approaches to vaccination

Making sure that vaccines reach all children around the world requires a healthy dose of innovation. For World Immunization Week 2019, we are showcasing a series of innovations – from cutting-edge to low-tech – helping us in our mission to creating equal access to new and underused vaccines for children living in the world’s poorest countries.

27 March 2019

Gavi item

Leadership training for supply chain managers expands to five African countries

Over 22 private sector partners will support the innovative training and mentorship programme.

16 October 2018

World Health Summit 2018

Global health organisations commit to new ways of working together for greater impact

Historic commitment to improve health and well-being for all, and accelerate progress towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.

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