Ghana

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Total population (2013) 25,904,598
Birth cohort (2013) 799,552
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2013) 759,042
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

2001-2017 (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
Cash Support $170,000 $195,000 $170,000 100%
Civil Society Organisation support (CSO) $382,500 $382,500 $450,409 118%
Health system strengthening (HSS) $9,670,000 $9,670,000 $9,670,000 100%
HPV Demo (NVS) $200,716 $200,716 $101,076 50%
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 $952,496 74%
Measles-Rubella (NVS) $8,003,528 $8,003,528 $8,003,528 100%
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 $84,769,747 99%
Pneumo (NVS) $55,208,837 $55,208,837 $44,226,604 80%
Rotavirus (NVS) $13,642,679 $13,642,679 $10,922,320 80%
Vaccine Introduction Grant $1,888,000 $1,888,000 $1,888,000 100%
Yellow Fever (NVS) $8,087,485 $8,866,485 $7,353,750 91%
Total $201,423,492 $208,385,492 $186,189,346

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 (2013) 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
15% 85%
$27,822,082 $158,367,262

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Ghana

04 November 2013

Ghana HPV launch

Ghana to vaccinate girls against HPV with GAVI support

School girls in four districts to be immunised against leading cause of cervical cancer.

30 October 2013

MTR quote John Mahama 2

How we are doing so far?

GAVI partners give a personal take on the Mid-Term Review, immunisation and the Alliance’s performance against its strategic goals

29 October 2013

MTR feature Save and Action reports 1

Save the Children and Action launch reports at GAVI Mid-Term Review

‘Halfway there’ and ‘Donor Immunization Record’ underline civil society role in holding GAVI accountable for its performance since 2011 replenishment in London.

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