Overview

Immunisation is a safe and effective way to protect individuals against harmful communicable diseases and helps to prevent the spread of these diseases among the community.

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Latest findings

Performance milestone for the 2019–20 reporting period

7 jurisdictions met the performance benchmark on wastage and leakage in the 2019–20 reporting period

Two jurisdictions met all of the benchmarks assessed in the 2019–20 reporting period

Influenza contributed over one-third (36%) of the total vaccine preventable burden in 2015

Vaccine preventable burden rate among Indigenous Australians was 4.1 times the rate for non-Indigenous Australians

80% of the vaccine preventable burden in 2015 was due to premature death