(1) Children of immigrants outside of low endemic countries are vaccinated: risk groups

(2) For risk groups only.

(3) Children born 1998 and above.

(4) Children born 1997 and before.

(5) Children born 1998 and before.



The national vaccination programme




 At birth Vaccine against tuberculosis (BCG) (1),  vaccine against hepatitis B (HepB) (2) Booster doses may be required for adults at risk groups
 3 months Diphtheria-tetatus-pertusis (DTP), inactivated polio vaccine (IPV), Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine (Hib), pneumococcal heptavalent conjugate vaccine (PCV7)
 5 months DTP, IPV, Hib, PCV7

 12 months

 DTP, IPV, Hib, PCV7
 15 months Measles, mumps, rubella (MMR)
 7-8 years DTP, IPV (3)
 11-12 years MMR
 12-13 years Human papilloma virus vaccine (HPV) for girls
 15-16 years dT (5), IPV (4)


Source: National Institute of Public Health, Norway, 2011