NIGERIA’S NATIONAL IMMUNISATION COVERAGE SURVEY (NICS) 2016-2017 BRIEFS
An immunization coverage survey conducted in Nigeria assessed coverage of vaccine antigens provided through the health system among children aged 12-23 months. Planning for the National Immunisation Coverage Survey (NICS) began in early 2015. Fieldwork was conducted August 2016- January 2017. The survey was commissioned by the National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NPHCDA) and conducted by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) in cooperation with state Bureau of Statistics in Kano and Lagos. Experiences field workers, primarily females, were selected from each state to facilitate communication with mothers of children.
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