Vaccinations for Polio

This publication contains information on the number of Inactivated Polio Vaccines (IPVs) that have been reported to NHS England as administered in the London region to children aged 1-9 from 10 August 2022.

Following the discovery of type 2 vaccine-derived poliovirus in sewage in north and east London, the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) has advised that a targeted IPV booster dose should be offered to all children between the ages of 1 and 9 in all London boroughs. More information on the campaign can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/all-children-aged-1-to-9-in-london-to-be-offered-a-dose-of-polio-vaccine

Data is collected via General Practice, Assured Vaccination Centre, Community Pharmacy and School-Age Immunisation Service vaccination data, aggregated and extracted from Child Health Information Services (CHIS), and is classified as management information. All vaccination events including a Polio Antigen administered to children aged 1-9 are included.

More information on primary vaccination coverage in those aged up to 5 years can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/cover-of-vaccination-evaluated-rapidly-cover-programme-2021-to-2022-quarterly-data

Data

Weekly Polio vaccinations in London region

This publication contains information on the number of IPVs administered in the London region to children aged 1-9 from 10 August 2022 and reported by midnight of the publication date. The data includes all individuals vaccinated in London, even if they are resident outside of London or are no longer alive.

Until 10 November 2022, data was extracted on Thursday each week and included vaccinations reported by 23:59 of the day prior to the publication day (Wednesday). From 17 November 2022, data is extracted on Wednesday and includes vaccinations reported by 23:59 on the Tuesday prior to publication.  The data includes all individuals vaccinated in London, even if they are resident outside of London or are no longer alive.

Data is updated weekly at 2pm on Thursdays.

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Additional Analyses

Supplementary analyses of vaccine statistics are available on the NHS Statistics Supplementary information page

Latest analyses include:

11 October 2022 – Number of Polio vaccinations in London region

Data on the number of Inactivated Polio Vaccines (IPV) vaccines that have been reported to NHS England as administered in the London region to children aged 1-9, from 10 August 2022.

Polio vaccinations 11 October 2022