| Definitions of the
|| Main data sources
| Government funding of vaccines
- Percentage of vaccines routinely administered in a country to protect
children that are financed by the national government (including loans).
|| Use of improved drinking water
sources and adequate sanitation facilities - UNICEF, World
Health Organization (WHO), Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS)
and Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS).
| EPI - Expanded
Programme on 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.
|| Government funding of vaccines
- UNICEF and WHO.
| Immunization - UNICEF
| DPT - Diphtheria, pertussis
(whooping cough) and tetanus.
|| Adult HIV prevalence
- Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS).
| HepB3 - Percentage of
infants that received three doses of hepatitis B vaccine.
|| Oral rehydration
- UNICEF, MICS and DHS.
| Adult HIV prevalence
- The estimated number of adults living with HIV/AIDS at the end of
2001 was divided by the 2001 adult population (aged 15-49).
| Oral rehydration rate
- Percentage of children under five with diarrhoea in the last two
weeks who received increased fluids and continued feeding during the
Data not available.
Indicates data that refer to years or periods other than those specified in the column heading, differ from the standard definition or refer to only part of a country.
Data refer to the most recent year available during the period specified in the column heading.