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Infographic: Providing Pneumococcal Vaccines

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Infographic: Pneumonia is a respiratory infection that affects the lungs. 1.4 million children die every year from pneumonia. Pneumonia causes 18% of all deaths among children under 5 years old. Providing pneumococcal vaccines in 40 low-income countries will prevent up to 7 million deaths by 2030.

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Pneumonia is a respiratory infection that affects the lungs.

1.4 million children die every year from pneumonia.

Pneumonia causes 18% of all deaths among children under 5 years old.

Providing pneumococcal vaccines in 40 low-income countries will prevent up to 7 million deaths by 2030.

 
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  • Page last updated: January 27, 2014
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