Solomon Islands

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Total population (2013) 561,231
Birth cohort (2013) 17,293
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2013) 16,645
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2012) 26/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2012) 31/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 2.78
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2012) 1,130
Co-financing status (2013) Intermediate
No. of districts/territories (2012) 10

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GAVI support for Solomon Islands

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)
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Health system strengthening (HSS) $499,310 $2,049,340 $499,310 100%
Penta (NVS) $956,262 $1,058,262 $1,029,922 108%
Vaccine Introduction Grant $100,000 $100,000 $100,000 100%
Total $1,555,572 $3,207,602 $1,629,232

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

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Solomon Islands 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 (2007) 92.30%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2007) 83.80%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2007) 88%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2012) 70%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2012) 0%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012) 85%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012) 86%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
37% 63%
$599,310 $1,029,921

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Solomon Islands

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.

01 December 2011

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Small island states punch above their weight

Papua New Guinea, Kiribati and the Solomon Islands lead the way in co-financing their vaccine programmes.

10 March 2011

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Co-financing of GAVI vaccines on the increase

Since 2008, the number of countries required to co-finance new and underused vaccines supplied by GAVI has nearly doubled from 26 to 47 in 2010.

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