The Progress of Nations

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Statistical profiles
 

Abbreviations


AIDS acquired immune deficiency syndrome
ARI acute respiratory infection
BCG anti-tuberculosis vaccine
DAC Development Assistance Committee (OECD)
DHS Demographic and Health Surveys
DPT diphtheria/pertussis/tetanus vaccine
EPI expanded programme on immunization
FGM female genital mutilation
GAVI Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization
GNP gross national product
Hib Haemophilus influenzae type b
HIPC heavily indebted poor countries
HIV human immunodeficiency virus
IDD iodine deficiency disorders
ILO International Labour Organization
IMCI Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (initiative)
IPEC International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour (ILO)
MICS multiple indicator cluster surveys
NGO non-governmental organization
NID National Immunization Day
ODA official development assistance
OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
ORT oral rehydration therapy
RSV respiratory syncytial virus
TT tetanus toxoid vaccine
UNAIDS Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS
UNESCO United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNICEF United Nations Children’s Fund
VII Vaccine Independence Initiative
WHO World Health Organization

Throughout The Progress of Nations, a dash ( – ) signifies no data were available.

Note: All dollars are US dollars.

 

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