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People > Fertility > Mortality rate, neonatal > Per 1,000 live births: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births). Neonatal mortality rate is the number of neonates dying before reaching 28 days of age, per 1,000 live births in a given year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Sierra Leone 49.5 2012
=2 Somalia 45.7 2012
=2 Guinea-Bissau 45.7 2012
4 Angola 45.4 2012
5 Lesotho 45.3 2012
6 Democratic Republic of the Congo 43.5 2012
7 Pakistan 42.2 2012
8 Mali 41.5 2012
9 Central African Republic 40.9 2012
10 Cote d'Ivoire 39.9 2012
11 Chad 39.7 2012
12 Nigeria 39.2 2012
13 Zimbabwe 38.8 2012
failed states average (profile) 36.36 2012
14 Afghanistan 36 2012
15 South Sudan 35.7 2012
16 Burundi 35.5 2012
17 Guinea 34.4 2012
18 Equatorial Guinea 34.1 2012
19 Mauritania 33.6 2012
20 Togo 32.6 2012
21 Republic of the Congo 31.7 2012
22 Djibouti 31.4 2012
23 Comoros 31 2012
South Asia average (profile) 30.94 2012
24 India 30.9 2012
25 Mozambique 30.2 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 30.02 2012
26 Swaziland 29.5 2012
27 Zambia 29.4 2012
28 Ethiopia 29 2012
29 Sudan 28.6 2012
30 Botswana 28.5 2012
31 Ghana 28.4 2012
32 Niger 28.2 2012
33 The Gambia 28 2012
34 Cameroon 27.9 2012
35 Benin 27.8 2012
36 Burkina Faso 27.5 2012
37 Laos 27.2 2012
38 Yemen 27 2012
39 Kenya 26.8 2012
40 Liberia 26.6 2012
41 Burma 26.3 2012
Former French colonies average (profile) 25.95 2012
42 Haiti 25.4 2012
43 Gabon 24.9 2012
=44 East Timor 24.4 2012
=44 Bangladesh 24.4 2012
=44 Senegal 24.4 2012
47 Papua New Guinea 24.3 2012
=48 Malawi 24.2 2012
=48 Nepal 24.2 2012
50 Tajikistan 23 2012
51 Uganda 22.6 2012
52 Madagascar 22 2012
53 Turkmenistan 21.9 2012
54 Kiribati 21.6 2012
55 Tanzania 21.4 2012
56 Bhutan 21.2 2012
South and Central Asia average (profile) 21.08 2012
57 Rwanda 20.9 2012
58 Sao Tome and Principe 19.9 2012
Landlocked countries average (profile) 19.71 2012
Muslim countries average (profile) 19.61 2012
59 Guyana 19.4 2012
Hot countries average (profile) 19.3 2012
60 Iraq 19 2012
61 Bolivia 18.9 2012
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 18.61 2012
62 Cambodia 18.4 2012
=63 Eritrea 18.2 2012
=63 Namibia 18.2 2012
65 Morocco 17.8 2012
Former British colonies average (profile) 17.4 2012
Religious countries average (profile) 17.18 2012
66 Federated States of Micronesia 16.2 2012
67 Marshall Islands 15.8 2012
68 North Korea 15.6 2012
=69 Guatemala 15.3 2012
=69 South Africa 15.3 2012
=71 Dominican Republic 15 2012
=71 Indonesia 15 2012
=71 Azerbaijan 15 2012
OPEC countries average (profile) 14.86 2012
74 Trinidad and Tobago 14.8 2012
75 Georgia 14.7 2012
76 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 14.6 2012
77 Kyrgyzstan 14.2 2012
78 Philippines 14 2012
79 Solomon Islands 13.8 2012
80 Uzbekistan 13.5 2012
81 Tuvalu 13.3 2012
Christian countries average (profile) 12.78 2012
=82 Paraguay 12.4 2012
=82 Vietnam 12.4 2012
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 11.91 2012
84 Nicaragua 11.9 2012
85 Egypt 11.8 2012
86 Suriname 11.7 2012
87 Algeria 11.6 2012
=88 Jordan 11.5 2012
=88 Honduras 11.5 2012
90 Colombia 11.2 2012
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 11.02 2012
91 Iran 10.8 2012
92 Jamaica 10.6 2012
93 Saint Lucia 10.4 2012
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 10.36 2012
94 Ecuador 10.3 2012
Catholic countries average (profile) 10.27 2012
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 10.21 2012
=95 Armenia 10.1 2012
=95 Kazakhstan 10.1 2012
=97 Palau 10 2012
=97 Cape Verde 10 2012
99 Fiji 9.9 2012
Emerging markets average (profile) 9.81 2012
100 Mongolia 9.7 2012
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 9.68 2012
=101 Barbados 9.5 2012
=101 Tunisia 9.5 2012
103 Libya 9.4 2012
=104 Mauritius 9.3 2012
=104 Peru 9.3 2012
106 Brazil 9.2 2012
107 Dominica 9 2012
108 Vanuatu 8.8 2012
=109 Belize 8.6 2012
=109 Moldova 8.6 2012
=111 Turkey 8.5 2012
=111 Panama 8.5 2012
=111 Venezuela 8.5 2012
=111 Syria 8.5 2012
=111 China 8.5 2012
116 Seychelles 8.3 2012
117 Albania 8.2 2012
118 Thailand 8.1 2012
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 8.01 2012
119 The Bahamas 7.7 2012
=120 Argentina 7.5 2012
=120 Romania 7.5 2012
=122 Mexico 7.2 2012
=122 Samoa 7.2 2012
=124 Oman 6.7 2012
=124 Grenada 6.7 2012
=126 Costa Rica 6.6 2012
=126 Saint Kitts and Nevis 6.6 2012
=126 Tonga 6.6 2012
=126 Bulgaria 6.6 2012
=130 El Salvador 6.3 2012
=130 Maldives 6.3 2012
Cold countries average (profile) 6.11 2012
132 Sri Lanka 6.1 2012
133 Republic of Macedonia 6 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) 5.97 2012
=134 Russia 5.5 2012
=134 Antigua and Barbuda 5.5 2012
=134 Kuwait 5.5 2012
137 Lebanon 5.4 2012
=138 Latvia 5.3 2012
=138 Chile 5.3 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) 5.26 2012
140 Saudi Arabia 5.2 2012
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 5.16 2012
=141 United Arab Emirates 5 2012
=141 Ukraine 5 2012
=143 Malaysia 4.5 2012
=143 Malta 4.5 2012
145 Brunei 4.4 2012
146 Bosnia and Herzegovina 4.3 2012
=147 Serbia 4.1 2012
=147 United States 4.1 2012
Europe average (profile) 3.99 2012
=149 Slovakia 3.9 2012
=149 Montenegro 3.9 2012
=149 Qatar 3.9 2012
=149 Uruguay 3.9 2012
=153 Bahrain 3.6 2012
=153 Hungary 3.6 2012
155 Canada 3.5 2012
NATO countries average (profile) 3.32 2012
156 Switzerland 3.2 2012
157 Croatia 3.1 2012
=158 United Kingdom 3 2012
=158 Greece 3 2012
160 Poland 2.9 2012
European Union average (profile) 2.88 2012
161 European Union 2.83 2012
=162 Netherlands 2.8 2012
=162 Australia 2.8 2012
=162 New Zealand 2.8 2012
165 Spain 2.7 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 2.67 2012
=166 Denmark 2.6 2012
=166 Cuba 2.6 2012
Eurozone average (profile) 2.52 2012
168 Belarus 2.5 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 2.44 2012
=169 Austria 2.4 2012
=169 Belgium 2.4 2012
=169 Germany 2.4 2012
=172 France 2.3 2012
=172 Ireland 2.3 2012
=172 Italy 2.3 2012
175 Czech Republic 2.2 2012
=176 Monaco 2.1 2012
=176 Israel 2.1 2012
=176 Lithuania 2.1 2012
=179 Portugal 1.8 2012
=179 Slovenia 1.8 2012
181 Norway 1.7 2012
=182 South Korea 1.6 2012
=182 Finland 1.6 2012
=182 Estonia 1.6 2012
=182 Sweden 1.6 2012
186 Cyprus 1.5 2012
187 San Marino 1.4 2012
188 Singapore 1.2 2012
=189 Japan 1.1 2012
=189 Iceland 1.1 2012
=191 Luxembourg 0.8 2012
=191 Andorra 0.8 2012

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"Countries Compared by People > Fertility > Mortality rate, neonatal > Per 1,000 live births. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Estimates developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Fertility/Mortality-rate,-neonatal/Per-1,000-live-births

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