Yemen

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Total population (2013) 24,407,381
Birth cohort (2013) 760,067
Surviving Infants (surviving to 1 year per year, 2013) 717,786
Infant mortality rate (deaths < 1 year per 1000 births, 2012) 46/1000
Child mortality rate (deaths < 5 years per 1000 births, 2012) 60/1000
World Bank Index, IDA (2012) 3.17
Gross Nation Income (per capita US$, 2011) 1,110
Co-financing status (2013) Intermediate
No. of districts/territories (2012) 333

GAVI support for Yemen

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
Health system strengthening (HSS) $6,335,000 $6,335,000 $6,335,000 100%
Immunisation services support (ISS) $5,049,500 $5,049,500 $5,049,500 100%
Injection safety support (INS) $1,194,757 $1,194,757 $1,194,757 100%
Penta (NVS) $62,074,702 $66,460,702 $59,838,254 96%
Pneumo (NVS) $68,201,358 $82,911,358 $57,550,036 84%
Rotavirus (NVS) $11,704,323 $15,959,323 $8,628,492 74%
Vaccine Introduction Grant $727,500 $727,500 $727,500 100%
Total $155,287,140 $178,638,140 $139,323,539

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

Yemen DTP3 / immunisation coverage

DTP3 - WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012)

Grade of confidence
82%

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DTP3 - Official country estimates (2012) 82%
M:F sex ratio at birth (2013) 1.05
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for male (2006) 61.70%
Household survey: DTP3 coverage for female (2006) 60.20%
Household survey: Last DTP3 survey (2006) 61%
% districts achieving > 80% DTP3 coverage (2012) 58%
% districts achieving < 50% DTP3 coverage (2012) 6%
MCV WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012) 71%
Polio WHO/UNICEF estimates (2012) 89%

Breakdown of support

Non-vaccine support Vaccine support
10% 90%
$13,306,756 $126,016,781

Data refers to disbursed values, date as per above chart

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News and updates relating to Yemen

19 November 2013

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Norway-Gates Foundation saving millions of lives with support for GAVI and immunisaton

Norwegian premier Erna Solberg and Bill Gates highlight GAVI as cornerstone of life-saving collaboration between Norway and the Gates Foundation on immunisation.

23 September 2013

UNF Sri Lanka vaccination - father with child

Vaccine Innovation and the Global Press: Seth Berkley at the UN Foundation

GAVI CEO delivers post-MDG vision for role of vaccines in global health.

24 April 2013

Mogadishu

Children in Somalia to receive new vaccination against deadly diseases

The Somali authorities launch a new five-in-one-vaccine against several potentially fatal childhood diseases, which could save thousands of lives [Somali].

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