Lesotho

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Total population (2013) 2,074,465
Birth cohort (2013) 57,014
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2013) 53,636
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2012) 74/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2012) 100/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 3.45
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2012) 1,380
Co-financing status (2013) Intermediate
No. of districts/territories (2012) 10

GAVI support for Lesotho

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)
2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
HepB mono (NVS) $313,064 $313,064 $313,064 100%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $149,600 $149,600 $149,600 100%
Injection safety support (INS) $106,633 $106,633 $106,633 100%
Penta (NVS) $2,188,161 $2,430,661 $2,012,684 92%
Pneumo (NVS) $619,000 $2,062,000 $232,085 37%
Vaccine Introduction Grant $300,000 $300,000 $200,000 67%
Total $3,676,458 $5,361,958 $3,014,066

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

Lesotho DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012)

Grade of confidence
83%

*
DTP3 - Official country estimates (2012) 67%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2013) 1.03
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2009) 83.50%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2009) 83.60%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2009) 84%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2012) 10%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2012) 10%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012) 85%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012) 91%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
15% 85%
$456,233 $2,557,832

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Lesotho

05 October 2012

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