The State of the World's Children 2000

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Statistical Tables

Table 3: Health
  % fully immunized 1995-98*

 
  % of population
with access to
safe water
1990-98*
% of population
with access to
adequate sanitation
1990-98*
% of routine
EPI vaccines
financed by
government
1995-98*
1-year old children  
  Under-5
mortality
rank
total urban rural total urban rural total TB DPT polio measles pregnant
women
tetanus
ORT
use rate
(%)
1990-98*
 
Afghanistan46163102370333435361936
Albania90------08796978965-
Algeria88909879919862100958080755298x
Andorra165--------909090--
Angola231462240622707136366524-
Antigua and Barbuda133---96--100-100100100--
Argentina12671772968733710099838899--
Armenia104------795829694-30
Australia175--------868686--
Austria175--------909590--
Azerbaijan80------096979898--
Bahamas13094987582982100-898893--
Bahrain1339494-9797-1007298981008039
Bangladesh48959995438338100916868628661
Barbados146100100100100100100100-939392--
Belarus110------7898979898--
Belgium165--------627264--
Belize8383100695723871009387878465-
Benin225671462757815928181826633
Bhutan415875547090660948685718085
Bolivia5780955665823565x854233512748
Bosnia and Herzegovina137------099879080--
Botswana779010088559141100668273805443
Brazil85768825708030100999496963054
Brunei Darussalam156-------96979810052-
Bulgaria144-------98969795--
Burkina Faso22426637374133100723742465418
Burundi17529249516050258505144938
Cambodia24305325195790766464633148
Cameroon2754814189998427724642444934
Canada165--------97-96--
Cape Verde65658444274214100848079665183
Central African Rep.183855212738164534647393734
Chad13544856277911100432424302729
Chile148919941-90-10096939393--
China7967975624747100969898971385
Colombia1048597568597561008270727557x53
Comoros53537645234016-847575672232
Congo473453769--0x292321183041
Congo, Dem. Rep.942892618536-13101010-90x
Cook Islands104951009595--509995959429-
Costa Rica145961009284957010087858586-31
Côte d'Ivoire2842563239711795846161664429
Croatia156------10093939391-5
Cuba160939685667151979998979970-
Cyprus156100100100-96---989890--
Czech Rep.165-------99989795--
Denmark175--------89x100x84--
Djibouti269077100556424-3523232116-
Dominica13396979580808510099999898--
Dominican Rep.7579955485937396867473957739
Ecuador8968804976954910098858388364
Egypt68879777889879100979696986195
El Salvador9766844090988010099999998-69
Equatorial Guinea209588100546148959981818270-
Eritrea45226081348-0716060523438
Estonia126-------100949489--
Ethiopia182591191997715745857463095x
Fiji12077--92100855095868875--
Finland175-------99999898--
France175-------8396979783-
Gabon30678030-72--72545432439
Gambia5969806537832330999695919699x
Georgia120------091869290-14
Germany175--------95958880-
Ghana49658852327525100866868624536
Greece162-------70859590--
Grenada109------100-979597--
Guatemala74689254879781100888991813822
Guinea1446693631541925695656584880x
Guinea-Bissau1143--46--08263605146-
Guyana609196858890851009390909388-
Haiti3637502825491725282220223831
Holy See--------------
Honduras8178956574945610096979899-32
Hungary149-------100100100100--
Iceland175-------98x98x99x98x--
India4981857929701498797373668067x
Indonesia71749267537146100836270605370
Iran100959986647937100981001001007548
Iraq3781964875933175768686794554x
Ireland162---------63x---
Israel165--------939294--
Italy165--------959655--
Jamaica14986--89100801009088888852-
Japan1899710085-85--911009894--
Jordan939798889910097100-9191862229
Kazakhstan8393998499100988099100100100-31
Kenya404487308596813947678715169
Kiribati62-7080-45541009788837774-
Korea, Dem. People's Rep.1041001001009999100-643777345-
Korea, Rep. of1759310076100100100-75747185--
Kuwait147----100x-100-93941008-
Kyrgyzstan69799866100100100-94979798-98x
Lao People's Dem. Rep.4144--18--0565567713232
Latvia126-------100949497--
Lebanon949496886381875-969691-82
Lesotho336291573856352546504843-84x
Liberia6467913305640281919311494x
Libya1179797979899942100979592-49
Liechtenstein149-------------
Lithuania120-------99938897--
Luxembourg175-------58949891--
Madagascar2540713040683010806868653023
Malawi7479540318121009693908170
Malaysia15378966694949410010095948671-
Maldives5660985044982630999797989118
Mali56687556123100845252576229
Malta162-------96929260--
Marshall Islands528282--885710081868693--
Mauritania163734405773410692828206351
Mauritius12098951001001001001008790908578-
Mexico9785--72--100939495897080
Micronesia, Fed. States of11722--39--552807982--
Moldova, Rep. of94559818509082999979899--
Monaco175-------90x99x99x98x--
Mongolia284567228799744095949493-80
Morocco67659834589424100909393913329
Mozambique104685373468260997778874149
Myanmar446078504356360918788857896x
Namibia6283100716293201008574746370100x
Nauru104-------785036100--
Nepal5171936816281453867670736529
Netherlands175--------979796--
New Zealand1659710082-----818281--
Nicaragua77789452859668100966973714258
Niger36170591978580462221271921
Nigeria15495840415032100272122262986x
Niue-100--1001001002510010010010040-
Norway189--------92x92x93x--
Oman14085--78905710096100100989661
Pakistan33798973569339100665959555897x
Palau9788--98----747466--
Panama13393--83--10099989996-94x
Papua New Guinea454188328393801003358465911-
Paraguay10060--41651475838181-3233
Peru73678433728937100969999905755
Philippines81859279879580100917981713864
Poland149-------94959591x--
Portugal156-------88979696--
Qatar140-100-9710085100100949490-54
Romania117------100100979797--
Russian Federation115------10095979998--
Rwanda21--79--850797777664347
Saint Kitts and Nevis901001001001009810010099989899--
Saint Lucia13085-----10085888890--
Saint Vincent/Grenadines12089100859810010010099999999--
Samoa11068---1009510010010010010099-
San Marino165-------97x98x100x96x--
Sao Tome and Principe6182--35---807372593174x
Saudi Arabia11395x100x74x86x100x30x100929494936653
Senegal38819670659246100806565653439
Seychelles140------43100999993100-
Sierra Leone13458211117837956566842-
Singapore175100x100x-----98969696--
Slovakia153-------92999999--
Slovenia175-------98919093--
Solomon Islands113-8062-609607269696455-
Somalia831462843693505724244741-
South Africa588799708792801009573737626-
Spain165--------88x81x78x99x-
Sri Lanka137578852636862100909494917834
Sudan4373--51--10817269635531
Suriname94-----43100-909082--
Swaziland5350--59--100857676627999x
Sweden189-------12x99x99x96x--
Switzerland175-------------
Syria102869577679631100759797975361
Tajikistan62608249-46-098949595--
Tanzania3266925886988310837475722750
TFYR Macedonia110------109797979891x-
Thailand90818873969794100989494918895
Togo3055844037702080733741324123
Tonga12095--95--5010097979693-
Trinidad and Tobago140979991-9998100-919190--
Tunisia1029810095809652100919696948081
Turkey85496625809556100737979763227
Turkmenistan6674--91--36989910099-98
Tuvalu71100--78--7010094949671-
Uganda3546774157755550694647303849
Ukraine126------197989896--
United Arab Emirates15397--92--10098949495-42
United Kingdom165-------99959695--
United States160--------94x84x89x--
Uruguay137-95--98-100x99929292--
Uzbekistan70909988100100994297999996-37
Vanuatu76779667287218909993879478-
Venezuela11579807559643010080386494--
Viet Nam85456139295518739896968992-
Yemen3861725766965738776868662635
Yugoslavia13076985769924910087949594-99x
Zambia1238841071945710x81707069-57
Zimbabwe55799969529632100737070655860
 
Regional Summaries
 
Sub-Saharan Africa50773945703551634848483764
Middle East and North Africa85977274925383898989875460
South Asia80867833732095777070647569
East Asia and Pacific69955837772094928991873081
Latin America and Caribbean78884271824497928587894658
CEE/CIS and Baltic States-------91939492--
Industrialized countries--------949089--
Developing countries72896244792585817576725069
Least developed countries57795137672936705555544858
World72906244792585827777745069

	
Definitions of the indicators    Main data sources
Government Funding of Vaccines -Percentage of vaccines routinely administered in a country to protect children against TB, DPT, measles and polio that are financed by the national government.

EPI - Extended Programme of Immunization:The immunizations in this programme include those against TB, DPT, polio and measles, as well as protecting babies against neonatal tetanus by vaccination of pregnant women. Other vaccines (e.g. against hepatitis B or yellow fever) may be included in the Programme in some countries.

DPT - Diphtheria, pertussis (whooping cough) and tetanus

ORT use - Percentage of all cases of diarrhoea in children under five years of age treated with oral rehydration salts and/or recommended home fluids.

  

Access to safe drinking water and adequate sanitation facilities - Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS), Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS), World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF.

Government Funding of Vaccines - UNICEF

Immunization - Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS), Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS), World Health Organization (WHO), and UNICEF.

ORT use - Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS), Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS), World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF.

 
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