Zambia

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Zambia
Total population (2018) 17,772,787
Birth cohort (2018) 688,257
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2018) 656,927
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2015) 43/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2015) 64/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2015) 3.29
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2015) 1,490
Co-financing group (2018) Preparatory transition
No. of districts/territories (2017) 109

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Gavi support for Zambia

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)
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total $155,915,629 $199,450,309 $156,573,819
Health system strengthening (HSS 1) $2,552,998 $2,552,998 $2,552,998 100%
Health system strengthening (HSS 2) $5,848,320 $10,500,000 $4,444,496 76%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $3,864,060 $3,864,060 $3,864,060 100%
Injection Safety Devices (NVS) $447,000 $1,023,500 $586,228 131%
Injection safety support (INS) $689,237 $689,237 $689,237 100%
IPV (NVS) $705,935 $705,935 $342,635 49%
Measles (NVS) $936,518 $936,518 $856,778 91%
Measles-Rubella (NVS) $5,439,180 $5,439,180 $5,439,180 100%
MR - Operational costs (OPC) $4,501,608 $4,501,608 $4,501,608 100%
Penta (NVS) $61,571,295 $68,524,295 $62,917,991 102%
Pneumo (NVS) $43,173,753 $66,274,753 $43,984,003 102%
Product Switch Grant (PSG) $204,986 $204,986
Rotavirus (NVS) $14,227,532 $22,480,032 $14,641,398 103%
Tetra DTP-Hib (NVS) $8,878,028 $8,878,028 $8,878,028 100%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $2,875,179 $2,875,179 $2,875,179 100%

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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Zambia DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2017)

Grade of confidence


N/A
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2017) 94%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2018) 1.03
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2013) 86.40%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2013) 85.30%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2013) 93%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2017) 84%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2017) 0%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2017) 96%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
12% 88%
$18,927,578 $137,646,241

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Zambia

31 July 2018

INFUSE workshop

Fingerprint records and digital health cards to help solve global identity crisis

Four companies will receive Gavi support to help scale emerging digital identification technologies in developing countries.

07 May 2018

Rwanda - FB Live

New management training for immunisation leaders kicks-off in Kigali

24 managers from five Gavi-supported countries will attend the first round of the nine-month programme.

07 May 2018

Zambian children

Largest cholera vaccine drive in history to target spike in outbreaks

Two million people in five African countries to be protected against cholera.

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