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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Health > Death rates > Children under 5

DEFINITION: Under-five mortality rate is the probability per 1,000 that a newborn baby will die before reaching age five, if subject to current age-specific mortality rates.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Chad 209 2009
2 Democratic Republic of the Congo 198.6 2009
3 Guinea-Bissau 192.6 2009
4 Sierra Leone 192.3 2009
5 Mali 191.1 2009
6 Somalia 180 2009
7 Central African Republic 170.8 2009
8 Burkina Faso 166.4 2009
9 Burundi 166.3 2009
10 Angola 160.5 2009
11 Niger 160.3 2009
12 Cameroon 154.3 2009
13 Equatorial Guinea 145.1 2009
14 Mozambique 141.9 2009
15 Guinea 141.5 2009
16 Zambia 141.3 2009
17 Nigeria 137.9 2009
18 Uganda 127.5 2009
19 Cote d'Ivoire 118.5 2009
20 Benin 118 2009
21 Mauritania 117.1 2009
22 Liberia 112 2009
23 Rwanda 110.8 2009
24 Malawi 110 2009
25 Sudan 108.2 2009
26 Tanzania 107.9 2009
27 Ethiopia 104.4 2009
28 Comoros 104 2009
29 The Gambia 102.8 2009
30 Togo 97.5 2009
31 Djibouti 93.5 2009
32 Senegal 92.8 2009
33 Zimbabwe 89.5 2009
34 Kenya 84 2009
35 Lesotho 83.5 2009
36 Sao Tome and Principe 77.8 2009
37 Swaziland 73 2009
38 Gabon 68.9 2009
39 Ghana 68.5 2009
40 South Africa 61.9 2009
41 Madagascar 57.7 2009
42 Botswana 56.9 2009
43 Eritrea 55.2 2009
44 Namibia 47.5 2009
45 Cape Verde 27.5 2009
46 Mauritius 17 2009
47 Seychelles 12.4 2009

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