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Table 2 Demographic and vaccination characteristics of annual reported measles cases in Myanmar: 2014–2018

From: Reported measles cases, measles-related deaths and measles vaccination coverage in Myanmar from 2014 to 2018

Characteristics20142015201620172018Total
n (%)n (%)n (%)n (%)n (%)n (%)
All measles cases119 (100)19 (100)263 (100)1220 (100)1052 (100)2673 (100)
Age group
 0–8 months3 (2)0 (0)26 (10)114 (9)54 (5)197 (7)
 9 months to 4 years15 (13)5 (26)90 (34)440 (36)338 (32)888 (33)
 5–9 years39 (33)6 (32)28 (11)123 (10)271 (26)467 (17)
 10–14 years45 (38)1 (5)12 (5)32 (3)110 (10)200 (8)
 ≥ 15 years17 (14)7 (37)98 (37)509 (42)279 (27)910 (35)
 Data unavailable0 (0)0 (0)9 (3)2 (< 1)0 (0)11 (< 1)
Gender
 Male15 (13)7 (37)123 (47)638 (52)498 (47)1281 (48)
 Female104 (87)12 (63)140 (53)582 (48)554 (53)1392 (52)
Residence
 Urban72 (61)9 (47)122 (46)697 (57)451 (43)1351 (51)
 Rural47 (39)9 (47)124 (47)423 (35)506 (48)1109 (41)
 Data unavailable0 (0)1 (5)17 (7)100 (8)95 (9)213 (8)
Previous measles vaccine
 Yes4 (3)11 (58)58 (22)215 (17)124 (12)412 (15)
 No8 (7)3 (16)170 (65)775 (64)539 (51)1495 (56)
 Data unavailable107 (90)5 (26)35 (13)230 (19)389 (37)766 (29)
Number vaccine dosesa
 1 dose4 (100)11 (100)58 (100)126 (59)89 (72)288 (70)
 2 doses0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)80 (37)27 (22)107 (26)
 > 2 doses0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)9 (4)8 (6)17 (4)
  1. Percentages are column percentages
  2. aDenominator = number of persons with previous measles vaccination