Samoa: DPT immunization rate

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 Samoa

Percent of children ages 12-23 months with DPT immunization

 Latest value 76
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1980 - 2022
 Average 80
 Min - Max 29 - 99
 Source World Health Organization
For that indicator, we provide data for Samoa from 1980 to 2022. The average value for Samoa during that period was 80 percent with a minimum of 29 percent in 1980 and a maximum of 99 percent in 1998. The latest value from 2022 is 76 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 187 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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Samoa - DPT immunization rate - Recent values chart

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Samoa - DPT immunization rate - historical chart - 1980-2022




Definition: Child immunization, DPT, measures the percentage of children ages 12-23 months who received DPT vaccinations before 12 months or at any time before the survey. A child is considered adequately immunized against diphtheria, pertussis (or whooping cough), and tetanus (DPT) after receiving three doses of vaccine.


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 Health spending per capita 202.43 2020 U.S. dollars
 Health spending as percent of GDP 5.33 2020 percent
 Life expectancy 72.77 2021 years
 Life expectancy, female 75.50 2021 years
 Life expectancy, male 70.31 2021 years
 Birth rate 27.25 2021 births per 1000 people
 Death rate 5.34 2021 deaths per 1000 people
 Fertility rate 3.93 2021 births per woman
 Tuberculosis 4.70 2022 cases per 100,000 people
 Diabetes prevalence 9.20 2021 percent
 Prevalence of anemia among children 35.50 2019 percent
 Prevalence of undernourishment 4.60 2021 percent
 Access to drinking water, rural 56.2 2022 percent
 Access to drinking water, urban 90.2 2022 percent
 Suicides 12.60 2019 suicides per 100,000 people
 DPT immunization rate 76 2022 percent
 Hepatitis B immunization rate 76 2022 percent
 Measles immunization rate 82 2022 percent
 Traffic accident deaths 13.00 2019 deaths per 100,000 people
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