Routine vaccination coverage in low- and middle-income countries: further arguments for accelerating support to child vaccination services

Author: Wenjing Tao et al.
Category: Service delivery


The Expanded Programme on Immunization was introduced by the World Health Organization (WHO) in all countries during the 1970s. Currently, this effective public health intervention is still not accessible to all. This study evaluates the change in routine vaccination coverage over time based on survey data and compares it to estimations by the WHO and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).


Type Journal article
Language English
Country Not Specified
Journal Global Health Action
Volume 6
Year 2013
Disease , Diphtheria , Measles , Pertussis , Poliomyelitis , Tetanus , Tuberculosis
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