Indicator full name: % of infants vaccinated against diphtheria
- Country/Area (COUNTRY/AREA)
- Supranational group of countries (COUNTRY_GRP)
- Sex (SEX)
- Year of measure (YEAR)
Years data is available: 1980—2021
Last updated: 04 October 2023
The following abbreviations are used in the indicator titles:
The WHO Europe Child and Adolescent Health Database (CAHD) provides a set of statistics based on indicators related to the health and well-being of children and adolescents. The statistics were collated from a variety of databases as a joint effort between WHO program divisions and collaborating centres and partners. The database was constructed for the purpose of supporting the Child and Adolescent Health and Development Strategy (2015), providing the relevant information for monitoring progress on child and adolescent health indicators in the 53 member states of the WHO European Region.
Indicator code: E280101.T
% of infants reaching their first birthday in the given calendar year who have been fully vaccinated against diphtheria (3 doses of DPT or DT). Data are reported annually to, and available from, the CD unit at WHO/EURO.
New source: \Couvertures vaccinales en Communauté Franà§aise\\ B. Swennen - PROVAC, Ecole de Santé publique, ULB, Bruxelles in \\"Diagnostics and Surveillance of Infectious Diseases\\": 12th Seminar\\" IHE-Report, D/1996/2505/17, Institute for Hygiene and Epidemiology (actually the Institute for Public Health - Louis Pasteur).
The data refer to children aged 18-24 months who are living in the French Community, instead of children reaching their first birthday.."
out in all districts by institutes of public health by
31 August 1998. Proportions listed in the table refer to children who reached age required by WHO definition in 1998: I.e. born in 1996 (diphteria, tetanus, pertussis poliomyelitis) or born in 1995 (measles.
Source: Ministerio de Sanidad y Consumo. Direccià³n General de Salud Pàºblica