Table 1 Major global infections prevented by vaccines.

The level of efficacy for the vaccines noted here varies in different populations and regions of the world.

BacterialViral
CholeraAdenovirus-based Diseases
DiphtheriaHepatitis A
Haemophilus influenzaHepatitis B
Meningococcal meningitisHuman papillomavirus
PlagueInfluenza
Pneumococcal pneumoniaJapanese encephalitis
TetanusMeasles
TuberculosisMumps
Typhoid feverPolio
Rabies
Rotavirus diarrhea
Rubella
Smallpox
Tick-borne encephalitis
Varicella zoster
Yellow fever