Useful statistics and facts included in the 2012 Progress Report
- 15m fact
deaths to be prevented
1.5 million future deaths will have been prevented by 2020 thanks to the pneumococcal AMC.
- 22 million fact
More than 22 million boys and girls still do not have access to basic childhood vaccines.
- 37bn fact
in frontloaded funds
US$ 3.7 billion has been frontloaded through IFFIm to fund life-saving immunisation programmes.
- 47m fact
Countries paid US$ 47 million towards vaccine co-financing in 2012.
- 50% fact
in severe cases
Vaccines reduced occurrences of severe rotavirus diarrhoea in children by half in Malawi trials.
- 500000 fact
Half a million child deaths can be prevented every year with pneumococcal vaccines.
- 70% fact
of cases preventable
70% of all cervical cancer cases can be prevented by HPV vaccines.
- 80% fact
in GAVI countries
80% of the 112,000 annual cases of congenital rubella syndrome occur in GAVI-supported countries.
- From 5 to 10 fact
From 5 to 10
The number of manufacturers supplying GAVI-funded vaccines doubled between 2001 and 2012.
- One fifth fact
of deaths preventable
Up to one fifth of all child deaths could be prevented by vaccines.
- Penta fact
in all GAVI countries
By early 2014, all GAVI-supported countries are expected to have introduced pentavalent vaccine.
- Kenya fact
38 children under five
4 children under five
WERE ADMITTED WITH INVASIVE PNEUMOCOCCAL DISEASE AT KILIFI DISTRICT HOSPITAL, KENYA.