(measure: percent; Source: World Health Organization)
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North Korea: Percent of one-year-old children with Hepatitis B immunization
For that indicator, we provide data for North Korea from 2003 to 2018. The average value for North Korea during that period was 90 percent with a minimum of 27 percent in 2003 and a maximum of 98 percent in 2004.
The latest value from 2018 is 97 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 178
countries is 87 percent.
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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.