Health at a Glance 2015

OECD Indicators

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This new edition of Health at a Glance presents the most recent comparable data on the performance of health systems in OECD countries. Where possible, it also reports data for partner countries (Brazil, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, India, Indonesia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russian Federation and South Africa). Compared with the previous edition, this new edition includes a new set of dashboards of health indicators to summarise in a clear and user-friendly way the relative strengths and weaknesses of OECD countries on different key indicators of health and health system performance, and also a special focus on the pharmaceutical sector. This edition also contains new indicators on health workforce migration and on the quality of health care.

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Childhood vaccination programme

All OECD countries have established vaccination programmes based on their interpretation of the risks and benefits of each vaccine. show that the overall vaccination of children against measles and diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (DTP) is high in OECD countries. On average, 95% of children receive the recommended DTP vaccination and 94% receive measles vaccinations in accordance with national immunisation schedules. Rates for DTP vaccinations are below 90% only in Indonesia, Austria, Mexico, India and South Africa. Rates for measles vaccinations are below 90% in Denmark, France, Mexico, Indonesia, Austria, India and South Africa.

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