International Monetary Fund. Communications Department
From lab to jab
Sources : Our World in Data; and IMF staff analysis.
Note : *The only vaccine against tuberculosis is bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG), but there is no effective vaccine to prevent tuberculosis in adults. There is a partially effective vaccine against Dengue virus (CYD-TDV). Not all cervical cancers are caused by the HPV virus, but the HPVvaccine does protect against other cancers caused by the HPV virus. The hepatitis vaccine in the chart is for hepatitis B.
IN 1882 , Dr. Robert Koch discovered the bacteria that cause tuberculosis
vaccine (Penta3), representing an 80 percent coverage rate; in addition, 338,710 children aged 0 to 11 months were inoculated against measles/rubella, representing a 78 percent coverage rate; a total of 106,087 nine-year-old girls received the first dose of the HPVvaccine for the control of cervical cancer, representing a 41 percent coverage rate; and 443,975 pregnant women were vaccinated against tetanus, representing coverage of 73 percent;
In terms of social housing, 493 housing units were completed in Bingerville, 90 housing units are
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