Cameroon

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Total population (2013) 22,253,959
Birth cohort (2013) 830,628
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2013) 770,189
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2012) 61/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2012) 95/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 3.17
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2012) 1,170
Co-financing status (2013) Intermediate
No. of districts/territories (2012) 181

GAVI support for Cameroon

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2017 (US$)
(31 Dec 2013)

Commitments

2001-2017 (US$)
(31 Dec 2013)

Disbursements

2000-2013 (US$)
(31 Dec 2013)

% Disbursed

(31 Dec 2013)
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Civil Society Organisation support (CSO) $56,199 N/A
Health system strengthening (HSS) $7,953,404 $7,953,404 $5,869,404 74%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $7,983,620 $7,983,620 $7,983,620 100%
Injection safety support (INS) $992,844 $992,844 $992,844 100%
Meningitis A - campaign (NVS) $4,324,774 $4,324,774 $4,324,774 100%
Meningitis A - operational costs (OPC) $2,508,980 $2,508,980 $2,508,980 100%
Penta (NVS) $32,705,243 $37,491,743 $27,781,037 85%
Pneumo (NVS) $53,937,576 $66,821,576 $53,191,768 99%
Rotavirus (NVS) $3,811,500 $7,061,500 $2,673,158 70%
Tetra DTP-HepB (NVS) $9,000,675 $9,000,675 $9,000,675 100%
Vaccine Introduction Grant $1,384,500 $1,384,500 $1,384,500 100%
Yellow Fever (NVS) $5,833,203 $6,241,703 $5,744,331 98%
Total $130,436,318 $151,765,318 $121,511,290

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

Cameroon DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012)

Grade of confidence
85%

*
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2012) 85%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2013) 1.03
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2011) 68.10%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2011) 68.60%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2011) 68%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2012) 75%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2012) 1%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012) 82%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012) 85%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
15% 85%
$18,795,546 $102,715,741

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Cameroon

28 March 2014

Cameroun

Cameroon to protect its children against leading cause of severe diarrhoea

Life-saving rotavirus vaccines to be offered as part of country’s routine immunisation programme.

04 February 2014

HPV vaccine with GAVI support

206,000 more girls to benefit from HPV vaccine with GAVI Alliance support

10 countries approved in latest round of HPV vaccine demonstration programmes.

07 August 2013

Sabin Institute

At Dakar conference, countries showcase increased efforts to fund their own immunisation programs

Sabin Vaccine Institute convenes government officials to discuss progress on sustainable immunization financing programs (News release: Sabin Vaccine Institute).

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