Which Country Vaccinates Childern Against Measles the Most?

Immunisation, Measles (As % of Children Aged 12-23 Months) (%), 2017
Health Care | February 1, 2019
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Based on a comparison of 171 countries in 2017, Thailand ranked the highest in measles immunisation of children aged 12-23 months as a percentage of all children with 99.0% followed by Qatar and Iran. On the other end of the scale was South Sudan with 20.0%, Equatorial Guinea with 30.0% and Chad with 37.0%.

Average measles immunisation of children aged 12-23 months as a percentage of all children reached 85.0% in 2017 in the World according to World Bank / WHO. This is 0.193 % more than in the previous year and 6.21 % more than 10 years ago.

Historically, average measles immunisation of children aged 12-23 months as a percentage of all children reached an all time high of 85.0% in 2017 and an all time low of 45.5% in 1986. The average annual growth amounted to 1.65 % since 1980.

Data for more countries are available at Immunisation, Measles (As % of Children Aged 12-23 Months) indicator page.

Immunisation, Measles (As % of Children Aged 12-23 Months) Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Cuba % 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0%
Dem. People's Republic of Korea % 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 98.0%
Guyana % 98.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0%
Hungary % 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0%
Iran % 99.0% 98.0% 98.0% 99.0% 99.0%
Kazakhstan % 99.0% 96.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0%
Kuwait % 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 94.0% 93.0%
Mongolia % 98.0% 99.0% 97.0% 98.0% 98.0%
Morocco % 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0%
Nicaragua % 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0%
Oman % 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0%
Qatar % 98.0% 97.0% 97.0% 99.0% 99.0%
Sri Lanka % 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0%
Thailand % 98.0% 98.0% 99.0% 99.0% 99.0%
Uzbekistan % 99.0% 99.0% 97.0% 99.0% 99.0%