Papua New Guinea

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Papua New Guinea
Total population (2018) 8,092,487
Birth cohort (2018) 220,526
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2018) 210,711
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2015) 45/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2015) 57/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2015) 3.00
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2014) 2,240
Co-financing group (2018) Accelerated transition
No. of districts/territories (2017) 89

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Gavi support for Papua New Guinea

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2022 (US$)
(20 Jul 2018)

Commitments

2001-2022 (US$)
(20 Jul 2018)

Disbursements

2000-2018 (US$)
(20 Jul 2018)

% Disbursed

(20 Jul 2018)
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Total $32,721,564 $32,721,564 $35,020,307
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $3,261,440 $3,261,440 $3,067,150 94%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $434,000 $434,000 $434,000 100%
Injection Safety Devices (NVS) $27,000 $27,000 $38,151 141%
IPV (NVS) $1,199,609 $1,199,609 $1,159,856 97%
Measles (NVS) $244,500 $244,500 $264,335 108%
Measles-Rubella (NVS) $2,298,232 $2,298,232 $2,298,232 100%
MR - Operational costs (OPC) $1,943,631 $1,943,631 $1,599,882 82%
Penta (NVS) $11,665,620 $11,665,620 $12,395,333 106%
Pneumo (NVS) $9,369,797 $9,369,797 $11,615,001 124%
Tetra DTP-Hib (NVS) $1,521,883 $1,521,883 $1,521,883 100%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $755,852 $755,852 $626,484 83%

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 (2017)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2017) 51%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2018) 1.08
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2005) 64.60%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2005) 69.30%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2005) 67%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2017) 12%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2017) 60%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2017) 62%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
16% 84%
$5,727,516 $29,292,791

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Papua New Guinea

26 July 2018

Mobilising against the polio outbreak in Papua New Guinea

A frontline look at how the Papua New Guinea Government is responding to the country’s recent polio outbreak.

26 July 2018

PNG routine immunisation

Strengthening Papua New Guinea's routine immunisation to prevent future polio outbreaks

Declining coverage rates lie behind Papua New Guinea’s recent polio outbreak in Morobe province. Gavi is working closely with the Government and partners to increase routine immunisation coverage.

30 November 2017

Gavi Board Dec 2017 - Nasala village visit

Millions of children set to be protected against typhoid fever

Gavi Board approves US$ 85 million funding window for 2019-2020 to support the introduction of typhoid conjugate vaccine in developing countries.

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