The State of the World’s Children 2023

The State of the World’s Children 2023 was developed in collaboration with VCP and using Vaccine Confidence Index data. It reveals that public perception of the importance of vaccines for children declined during the COVID-19 pandemic in 52 out of 55 countries studied.

Power BI Dashboard

An interactive dashboard showcasing data gathered across two waves of quantitative research (Jan-2022 and Aug-2022) conducted as part of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention Working Group Project.


Vaccine confidence in Mali is very high compared to other countries. The latest data we have for Mali is from surveys conducted in 2022 which showed that 91% of people feel that vaccines are safe and 90% think they are effective. 88% of those surveyed said they believe it’s important for children to have vaccines and 89% feel that vaccines are compatible with their religious beliefs.