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Bangladesh EPI Coverage Evaluation Survey 2006

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General Info
Geography 
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
07/2006 - 09/2006
Series or system 
Bangladesh EPI Coverage Evaluation Survey
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Individual
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

EPI Coverage Evaluation Surveys measure the effect of the Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI) on vaccination coverage in Bangladesh. In 2006, the Coverage Evaluation Survey measured the childhood vaccination coverage, tetanus toxoid vaccination coverage among mothers with infants and young women aged 18-25, polio vaccination coverage after a series of National Immunization Days, and measles coverage after a measles vaccination campaign. The sample was drawn to be representative nationally, at urban and rural levels, and for each of the 64 districts and 6 city corporations in Bangladesh.

Citation
Suggested citation 
ACNielsen Bangladesh, Expanded Program on Immunization (Bangladesh), United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), World Health Organization (WHO). Bangladesh EPI Coverage Evaluation Survey 2006.