Table 2

Cost of vaccines and injection supplies for the 2018 birth cohort with old and new vaccination schedule

VaccineDoses administeredCost per dose (US$)*Total cost (US$)
Old scheduleNew scheduleOld scheduleNew schedule
BCG1 061 6361 061 6360.48510 014510 014
Hepatitis B child938 710938 7100.82768 107768 107
OPV4 173 1634 173 1630.291 212 3731 212 373
DTaP-IPV-HepB-Hib2 941 38621.8364 212 844
DTwP-HepB-Hib2 941 3860.942 777 010
PCV131 465 2261 465 22619.8029 005 12429 005 124
IPV1 913 5413.646 956 958
Rotavirus1 312 1421 312 1426.989 165 1989 165 198
Measles929 434929 4341.271 184 3151 184 315
DTaP-Hib-IPV721 67815.7611 373 820
MMR1 421 4881 421 4885.407 692 9247 692 924
DTaP-IPV371 77411.234 173 774
DTwP1 421 4880.33466 733
Total129 300 49359 738 756
  • *Cost per dose includes vaccine wastage, safe injection supplies and freight. For vaccines procured through UNICEF (BCG, DTwP, DTwP-HepB-Hib and IPV), it also includes UNICEF handling fees.

  • aP, acellular pertussis; HiB, haemophilus influenzae type b; IPV, inactivated polio vaccine; MMR, measles-mumps-rubella ; OPV, Oral Polio Vaccine; PCV13, 13-valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine; wP, whole-cell pertussis.