Ghana

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Total population (2014) 26,442,178
Birth cohort (2014) 803,842
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2014) 763,708
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2012) 49/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2012) 72/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 3.88
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2012) 1,550
Co-financing status (2013) Intermediate
No. of districts/territories (2012) 170

GAVI support for Ghana

Type of support

Approvals

2001-2020 (US$)
(31 May 2014)

Commitments

2001-2020 (US$)
(31 May 2014)

Disbursements

2000-2014 (US$)
(31 May 2014)

% Disbursed

(31 May 2014)
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Cash Support (CASHSUPP) $170,000 $195,000 $170,000 100%
Civil Society Organisation support (CSO) $765,000 $765,000 $832,909 109%
Health system strengthening (HSS) $9,670,000 $9,670,000 $9,670,000 100%
HPV Demo (NVS) $200,716 $200,716 $189,578 94%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $5,316,620 $5,316,620 $5,316,620 100%
Injection safety support (INS) $855,300 $855,300 $855,300 100%
Measles (NVS) $1,278,548 $1,278,548 $1,269,704 99%
Measles-Rubella (NVS) $8,003,528 $8,003,528 $7,750,269 97%
Meningitis A - campaign (NVS) $2,037,743 $2,037,743 $2,037,743 100%
Meningitis A - operational costs (OPC) $1,949,753 $1,949,753 $1,949,753 100%
MR - Operational costs (OPC) $7,522,000 $7,522,000 $7,522,000 100%
Penta (NVS) $85,209,783 $91,367,783 $83,491,625 98%
Pneumo (NVS) $55,208,837 $55,208,837 $49,725,888 90%
Rotavirus (NVS) $13,642,679 $13,642,679 $13,796,974 101%
Vaccine Introduction Grant (VIG) $1,888,000 $1,888,000 $1,888,000 100%
Yellow Fever (NVS) $8,730,985 $9,530,985 $8,108,757 93%
Total $202,449,492 $209,432,492 $194,575,120

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

Ghana DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012)

Grade of confidence
92%

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DTP3 - Official country estimates (2012) 92%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2014) 1.05
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2011) 92.70%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2011) 93.00%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2011) 93%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2012) 80%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2012) 1%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012) 88%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012) 91%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
14% 86%
$27,594,582 $166,370,535

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Ghana

04 June 2014

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Children's Investment Fund Foundation to invest in GAVI Alliance HPV programmes

First Ladies of Ghana and Mozambique join UK launch of End Cervical Cancer Now campaign.

23 May 2014

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Developing countries back ambitious GAVI plans to help immunise 300 million children

Ghana and GAVI host successful event at World Health Assembly.

08 May 2014

World Economic Forum

African leaders pledge support for immunisation

African leaders pledge to prioritise sustainable immunisation programmes as part of continued investment in the healthy futures of children and families in their countries.

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