Lesotho: Hepatitis B immunization rate

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 Lesotho

Percent of one-year-old children with Hepatitis B immunization

 Latest value 87
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2003 - 2022
 Average 84
 Min - Max 17 - 96
 Source World Health Organization
For that indicator, we provide data for Lesotho from 2003 to 2022. The average value for Lesotho during that period was 84 percent with a minimum of 17 percent in 2003 and a maximum of 96 percent in 2011. The latest value from 2022 is 87 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 183 countries is 85 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Lesotho - Hepatitis B immunization rate - Recent values chart

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Lesotho - Hepatitis B immunization rate - historical chart - 2003-2022




Definition: Child immunization rate, hepatitis B is the percentage of children ages 12-23 months who received hepatitis B vaccinations before 12 months or at any time before the survey. A child is considered adequately immunized after three doses.

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 Health spending as percent of GDP 11.78 2020 percent
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 Life expectancy, female 55.93 2021 years
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 Birth rate 26.11 2021 births per 1000 people
 Death rate 14.19 2021 deaths per 1000 people
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 Tuberculosis 661.00 2022 cases per 100,000 people
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 Prevalence of anemia among children 51.40 2019 percent
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 Suicides 72.40 2019 suicides per 100,000 people
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