Table 4

Summary of polio immunization activities in Ghana 2009-2013
Year NID/SNID Date conducted <5 yrs old targeted <5 yrs reached Reported coverage (%) Routine immunization (%)
2009 NID 12-14th Feb 4,759.19 4,781,445 100.5 88.7
2009 NID 27-29th Mar 4,759.19 4,988,591 102.1
2010 NID 5-7 Mar 5,095,044 5,258,575 103.2 79.5
2010 NID 23-25 April 5,095,044 5,201,937 102
2011 NID 24-26 Mar 5,285,575 5,462,530 103.9 86.7
2011 SNID 18-20 Aug 5,285,575 5,434,743 103.4
2011 NID 27-29 Oct 746.089 757,993 102
2012 NID 22-24 Mar 5,392,426 5,627,574 104.4 87
2013 NID 6-8 June 5,391,064 5,596,187 103.8 86
2013 NID 24-26 Oct 5,391,064 5,164,370 95.8

NID National immunization days.

SNID Sub-national immunization days.

Odoom et al.

Odoom et al. BMC Public Health 2014 14:687   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-687

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