VIMS – Vaccine Information Management System: Report on Global Introduction

This web page provides links to an archive of the VIMS Report on Global Introduction. The report, updated quarterly, provides data and figures on the introduction status of Haemophilus influenzae type b, pneumococcal conjugate, and rotavirus vaccines in 194 countries, using information stored in the Vaccine Information Management System online database. As of January 2015, the reports also include information on the introduction of inactivated polio vaccine. The images and text describe how many countries have introduced each vaccine or plan to in the future, global and Gavi rates of coverage and access, historical trends of the rate of introduction globally, and the vaccine introduction status of every country individually.

Author: International Vaccine Access Center at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

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Resource types: Report

Diseases/vaccines: Pneumococcus, Rotavirus, Polio

Topics: Introduction and service delivery, Disease/vaccine specific information

Regions: Global