More than 1 million still not fully vaccinated
In 2018, 1.1 out of 11 million surviving infants in the region did not receive the three recommended doses of DTP vaccine
Half of countries to reach and maintain 90% coverage
16 out of 31 countries in the region have reached and sustained the target coverage of 90% or above for DTP3 for the past three years
Measles regional coverage below the global target
In 2018, the regional coverage of MCV1 was 89% compared to the global target of 95%
Coverage and number of infants not vaccinated for DTP3 by country, 2018
Countries with dark blue color, Syria and Yemen have the lowest coverage levels and the highest number of not vaccinated infants for DTP3. Algeria, Egypt, and Sudan have high numbers of infants not vaccinated for DTP3 with high vaccination coverage levels.
Note: This map is not to scale. It does not reflect a position by UNICEF on the legal status of any country or area or the delimitation of any frontiers. Please find more information on how to interpret the map on page 3.