Nepal

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Total population (2013) 27,797,457
Birth cohort (2013) 583,871
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2013) 563,658
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2012) 34/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2012) 42/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 3.29
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2012) 700
Co-financing status (2013) Low-income
No. of districts/territories (2012) 75

GAVI support for Nepal

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
Health system strengthening (HSS) $23,150,745 $23,150,745 $17,437,213 75%
HepB mono (NVS) $1,870,980 $1,870,980 $1,870,980 100%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $3,312,520 $3,312,520 $3,312,520 100%
Injection safety support (INS) $1,151,893 $1,151,893 $1,151,893 100%
Penta (NVS) $30,361,114 $35,099,614 $25,955,967 85%
Pneumo (NVS) $5,259,000 $25,324,500 $70,802 1%
Tetra DTP-HepB (NVS) $8,690,385 $8,690,385 $8,690,385 100%
Vaccine Introduction Grant $1,472,000 $1,472,000 $921,000 63%
Total $75,268,637 $100,072,637 $59,410,760

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

Nepal DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012)

Grade of confidence
90%

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DTP3 - Official country estimates (2012) 90%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2013) 1.07
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2011) 92.10%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2011) 91.30%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2011) 92%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2012) 64%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2012) 1%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012) 86%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012) 90%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
38% 62%
$22,822,625 $36,588,133

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Nepal

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).

28 November 2012

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20 November 2010

Nepal HSS health workers

Donors unite to finance Nepal health system

GAVI and other leading donors to Nepal channel their financial support through a single system to streamline assistance for the national health programme.

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