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Table 3 Vaccine wastage by antigen at cold chain store unit level in the two districts

From: Documentation of vaccine wastage in two different geographic contexts under the universal immunization program in India

AntigenVial size (doses/vial)Doses administered (A)Doses issued (B)Vaccine usage rate C = (A/B) X 100 (%)Vaccine wastage rate D = (100-C) (%)Vaccine wastage rangea (D, %)Wastage Factor E = 100/ (100-D)
Kangra
 BCG1033,74153,61462.937.15–831.6
 DPT1087,325128,53267.932.15–801.5
 HBV103450495269.730.35.5–70.61.4
 Measles545,74767,45967.832.20–811.5
 MR1078,708132,27059.540.50–901.7
 OPV20203,011412,72349.250.80–752.0
 PCV1019,65126,90873.027.00–831.4
 LPV1098,578120,74181.618.40–831.2
 TT1032,59949,48065.934.14.8–761.5
 IPV1013,14220,55363.936.10–771.6
 fIPV5027,23860,29645.254.810–822.2
 IPV pooled10/5040,38080,84949.950.10–822.0
 RVV-5540,27856,75871.029.00–751.4
 RVV-101073,107109,51666.833.20–821.5
 RVV pooled5/10113,385166,27468.231.80–821.5
Pune
 BCG1012,12118,66464.935.10–87.51.5
 DPT1013,88418,60374.625.40–781.3
 HBV107985995580.219.86.6–801.2
 Measels522,31328,50678.321.70–751.3
 OPV2080,78794,30885.714.30–74.31.2
 LPV1036,43241,98586.813.20–78.61.2
 TT1036,48147,41076.923.10–87.61.3
 IPV1071888081.618.40–601.2
 fIPV505123701073.126.99–761.4
 IPV pooled10/505841789074.026.00–761.4
 RVV-5510,33512,57082.217.80–881.2
 RVV-101021,94129,52474.325.70–901.3
 RVV pooled5/1032,27642,09476.723.30–901.3
  1. IPV Inactivated polio vaccine standard 0.5 ml/dose intramuscular, 10 doses per vial, fIPV Fractional Inactivated polio vaccine, 0.1 ml/dose intradermal, 50 doses per vial, RVV-5 Rotavirus vaccine, 2.5 ml, 5 doses per vial and RVV-10 Rotavirus vaccine, 5 ml, 10 doses per vial
  2. aThe vaccine wastage levels at the cold chain points across the different months