Boys Under Five Mortality Rate

This key economic indicator for the Child Health sector has been recently updated.

  1. Nigeria fell by 2.4% of Boys Under Five Mortality Rate in 2019, compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 Nigeria Boys Under Five Mortality Rate was down by 1.8% year on year reaching 123.6 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Under 5.
  3. In 2019 Chad was number 3 in Boys Under Five Mortality Rate.
  4. In 2019 Mauritius was ranked number 99 in Boys Under Five Mortality Rate to 17.5 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Under 5, moving from 104 in 2018.

Top Countries in Boys Under Five Mortality Rate

# 193 Countries Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Under 5 Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Nigeria
124 2019 -2.4 % -1.8 % View data
2 #2
Somalia
123 2019 -3.0 % -3.1 % View data
3 #3
Chad
120 2019 -3.1 % -3.0 % View data
4 #4
Central African Republic
116 2019 -3.5 % -3.4 % View data
5 #5
Sierra Leone
115 2019 -3.7 % -4.4 % View data
6 #6
Guinea
105 2019 -2.2 % -2.0 % View data
7 #7
South Sudan
101 2019 +0.2 % +0.1 % View data
8 #8
Mali
99 2019 -3.4 % -3.4 % View data
9 #9
Benin
96 2019 -2.6 % -2.3 % View data
10 #10
Lesotho
94 2019 -0.4 % -1.6 % View data
11 #11
Burkina Faso
92 2019 -3.4 % -3.4 % View data
12 #12
Democratic Republic of the Congo
91 2019 -3.2 % -3.2 % View data
13 #13
Liberia
91 2019 -1.9 % -2.1 % View data
14 #14
Equatorial Guinea
88 2019 -3.1 % -3.3 % View data
15 #15
Ivory Coast
87 2019 -3.6 % -3.2 % View data
16 #16
Guinea-Bissau
85 2019 -3.3 % -3.5 % View data
17 #17
Niger
84 2019 -3.7 % -3.9 % View data
18 #18
Cameroon
81 2019 -3.5 % -4.2 % View data
19 #19
Angola
80 2019 -3.7 % -4.2 % View data
20 #20
Mozambique
79 2019 -3.5 % -3.5 % View data
21 #21
Mauritania
79 2019 -3.1 % -3.0 % View data
22 #22
Togo
72 2019 -3.2 % -3.0 % View data
23 #23
Pakistan
72 2019 -3.0 % -2.9 % View data
24 #24
Comoros
68 2019 -3.3 % -3.1 % View data
24 #24
Haiti
68 2019 -3.0 % -2.8 % View data
26 #26
Zambia
66 2019 -2.5 % -2.4 % View data
27 #27
Afghanistan
64 2019 -3.5 % -3.7 % View data
28 #28
Sudan
63 2019 -2.9 % -2.8 % View data
29 #29
Yemen
62 2019 -0.2 % +1.1 % View data
30 #30
Djibouti
62 2019 -3.0 % -3.1 % View data
31 #31
Burundi
61 2019 -3.6 % -4.3 % View data
32 #32
Zimbabwe
59 2019 -2.3 % -3.1 % View data
33 #33
Gambia
56 2019 -3.4 % -3.5 % View data
34 #34
Ethiopia
56 2019 -4.4 % -4.9 % View data
35 #35
Kiribati
56 2019 -2.8 % -2.7 % View data
36 #36
Madagascar
55 2019 -3.3 % -3.2 % View data
37 #37
Tanzania
54 2019 -2.9 % -3.3 % View data
38 #38
Swaziland
54 2019 -10.0 % -5.7 % View data
39 #39
Republic of the Congo
52 2019 -3.0 % -3.0 % View data
40 #40
Ghana
51 2019 -3.8 % -4.0 % View data
41 #41
Uganda
51 2019 -4.2 % -4.9 % View data
42 #42
Laos
50 2019 -3.5 % -4.0 % View data
43 #43
Senegal
49 2019 -3.3 % -3.6 % View data
44 #44
Myanmar
49 2019 -3.6 % -3.5 % View data
45 #45
Papua New Guinea
49 2019 -3.0 % -2.8 % View data
46 #46
East Timor
48 2019 -2.8 % -3.3 % View data
47 #47
Turkmenistan
48 2019 -1.0 % +0.1 % View data
48 #48
Kenya
47 2019 -3.3 % -3.3 % View data
49 #49
Gabon
47 2019 -2.3 % -3.9 % View data
50 #50
Namibia
46 2019 -2.3 % -2.5 % View data
51 #51
Malawi
46 2019 -4.8 % -6.2 % View data
52 #52
Eritrea
46 2019 -3.0 % -3.1 % View data
53 #53
Botswana
45 2019 -3.0 % +1.3 % View data
54 #54
Dominica
39 2019 +3.2 % +4.1 % View data
55 #55
Tajikistan
38 2019 -2.8 % -2.6 % View data
56 #56
Rwanda
38 2019 -3.9 % -4.8 % View data
57 #57
South Africa
37 2019 -1.6 % -1.9 % View data
58 #58
Marshall Islands
35 2019 -3.0 % -2.7 % View data
59 #59
Nauru
34 2019 -2.9 % -2.9 % View data
60 #60
India
34 2019 -5.1 % -5.5 % View data
61 #61
Bangladesh
33 2019 -4.4 % -4.7 % View data
61 #61
Guyana
33 2019 -3.2 % -2.9 % View data
61 #61
Nepal
33 2019 -3.5 % -3.9 % View data
61 #61
Sao Tome and Principe
33 2019 -3.5 % -3.7 % View data
65 #65
Federated States of Micronesia
32 2019 -3.6 % -3.2 % View data
66 #66
Bhutan
31 2019 -3.4 % -3.7 % View data
67 #67
Dominican Republic
31 2019 -2.9 % -2.6 % View data
68 #68
Philippines
30 2019 -2.9 % -1.9 % View data
69 #69
Cambodia
30 2019 -3.6 % -4.4 % View data
70 #70
Bolivia
29 2019 -3.7 % -4.4 % View data
71 #71
Iraq
28 2019 -3.1 % -3.1 % View data
72 #72
Fiji
28 2019 +0.7 % +1.5 % View data
72 #72
Vanuatu
28 2019 -2.8 % -2.3 % View data
74 #74
Guatemala
27 2019 -3.2 % -3.5 % View data
75 #75
Indonesia
26 2019 -3.3 % -3.7 % View data
76 #76
Venezuela
26 2019 +0.0 % +5.7 % View data
77 #77
Tuvalu
26 2019 -3.3 % -3.2 % View data
78 #78
Algeria
25 2019 -2.4 % -1.7 % View data
79 #79
Saint Lucia
24 2019 +1.3 % +1.6 % View data
80 #80
Morocco
24 2019 -3.7 % -4.1 % View data
81 #81
Syria
23 2019 -2.5 % -1.9 % View data
82 #82
Vietnam
23 2019 -2.5 % -1.8 % View data
83 #83
Azerbaijan
22 2019 -5.5 % -6.2 % View data
84 #84
Egypt
22 2019 -3.1 % -3.5 % View data
85 #85
Paraguay
21 2019 -3.2 % -3.2 % View data
85 #85
Solomon Islands
21 2019 -3.2 % -3.1 % View data
87 #87
Palestine
21 2019 -2.3 % -2.2 % View data
88 #88
Kyrgyzstan
20 2019 -4.7 % -4.8 % View data
89 #89
Suriname
20 2019 -2.9 % -2.8 % View data
90 #90
Uzbekistan
20 2019 -5.7 % -6.7 % View data
91 #91
Palau
19 2019 -3.0 % -3.0 % View data
92 #92
North Korea
19 2019 -4.5 % -5.0 % View data
92 #92
Trinidad and Tobago
19 2019 -3.5 % -3.0 % View data
94 #94
Honduras
19 2019 -3.6 % -3.4 % View data
95 #95
Nicaragua
19 2019 -4.2 % -3.9 % View data
96 #96
Tunisia
18 2019 -0.5 % -0.5 % View data
97 #97
Grenada
18 2019 -0.6 % +0.8 % View data
98 #98
Mongolia
18 2019 -5.4 % -6.5 % View data
99 #99
Mauritius
18 2019 +4.2 % +1.6 % View data
100 #100
Jordan
17 2019 -3.4 % -3.0 % View data
101 #101
Saint Kitts and Nevis
17 2019 -2.9 % -2.2 % View data
102 #102
Panama
16 2019 -3.0 % -3.2 % View data
102 #102
Samoa
16 2019 -3.0 % -2.8 % View data
104 #104
Cape Verde
16 2019 -5.2 % -6.7 % View data
105 #105
Moldova
16 2019 -2.5 % -2.1 % View data
106 #106
Saint Vincent and Grenadines
16 2019 -3.7 % -3.4 % View data
107 #107
Brazil
16 2019 -3.1 % -3.0 % View data
107 #107
Ecuador
16 2019 -2.5 % -2.2 % View data
107 #107
Jamaica
16 2019 -3.1 % -3.0 % View data
107 #107
Mexico
16 2019 -3.1 % -3.4 % View data
111 #111
Seychelles
15 2019 -1.9 % -0.5 % View data
112 #112
Colombia
15 2019 -3.2 % -3.2 % View data
113 #113
Tonga
15 2019 -1.3 % -0.3 % View data
114 #114
El Salvador
15 2019 -3.3 % -3.7 % View data
115 #115
Iran
15 2019 -3.3 % -3.6 % View data
116 #116
Peru
14 2019 -4.0 % -4.4 % View data
117 #117
Barbados
14 2019 -2.8 % -2.4 % View data
118 #118
Bahamas
14 2019 -2.2 % -2.3 % View data
118 #118
Belize
14 2019 -4.9 % -5.2 % View data
120 #120
Armenia
13 2019 -4.4 % -4.9 % View data
121 #121
Libya
13 2019 -3.0 % -3.5 % View data
122 #122
Brunei
13 2019 +2.4 % +2.0 % View data
123 #123
Oman
13 2019 +0.0 % +0.3 % View data
124 #124
Kazakhstan
12 2019 +0.9 % -4.5 % View data
125 #125
Turkey
11 2019 -5.3 % -6.0 % View data
126 #126
Georgia
11 2019 -2.8 % -2.8 % View data
127 #127
Albania
11 2019 +1.9 % -0.6 % View data
128 #128
Argentina
10 2019 -5.5 % -4.8 % View data
129 #129
Thailand
10 2019 -4.8 % -4.6 % View data
130 #130
Costa Rica
9 2019 -1.1 % -1.6 % View data
130 #130
Malaysia
9 2019 +1.1 % +1.1 % View data
130 #130
Ukraine
9 2019 -3.2 % -3.2 % View data
133 #133
Kuwait
9 2019 -2.3 % -2.4 % View data
134 #134
China
8 2019 -6.7 % -7.3 % View data
135 #135
Maldives
8 2019 -7.8 % -7.0 % View data
136 #136
United Arab Emirates
8 2019 -2.4 % -1.2 % View data
137 #137
Uruguay
8 2019 -4.9 % -5.2 % View data
138 #138
Sri Lanka
8 2019 -4.9 % -5.5 % View data
139 #139
Malta
8 2019 +0.0 % +0.3 % View data
139 #139
Romania
8 2019 -8.4 % -7.0 % View data
141 #141
Chile
8 2019 -3.9 % -3.1 % View data
141 #141
Lebanon
8 2019 -3.9 % -3.6 % View data
143 #143
Bulgaria
7 2019 -3.9 % -4.9 % View data
144 #144
Bahrain
7 2019 -1.4 % -2.1 % View data
145 #145
Antigua and Barbuda
7 2019 -4.0 % -4.2 % View data
146 #146
Qatar
7 2019 -4.1 % -4.5 % View data
146 #146
Saudi Arabia
7 2019 -4.1 % -5.9 % View data
146 #146
United States
7 2019 -2.8 % -1.4 % View data
149 #149
Macedonia
7 2019 -22.6 % -13.6 % View data
150 #150
Bosnia and Herzegovina
6 2019 -3.0 % -1.8 % View data
151 #151
Russia
6 2019 -8.7 % -8.6 % View data
151 #151
Slovakia
6 2019 -1.6 % -1.8 % View data
153 #153
Serbia
6 2019 -4.9 % -4.2 % View data
154 #154
Cuba
6 2019 -3.5 % -2.3 % View data
155 #155
Canada
5 2019 -1.9 % -2.2 % View data
155 #155
Croatia
5 2019 -1.9 % -0.8 % View data
155 #155
New Zealand
5 2019 -3.7 % -3.1 % View data
158 #158
France
5 2019 +2.1 % +1.7 % View data
159 #159
Poland
5 2019 -2.0 % -2.7 % View data
160 #160
United Kingdom
5 2019 +0.0 % -1.2 % View data
161 #161
Netherlands
4 2019 +0.0 % -0.5 % View data
161 #161
Switzerland
4 2019 -2.2 % -1.3 % View data
163 #163
Denmark
4 2019 -2.3 % -1.3 % View data
164 #164
Germany
4 2019 -2.4 % -0.9 % View data
165 #165
Greece
4 2019 -7.0 % -2.8 % View data
165 #165
Hungary
4 2019 -7.0 % -7.2 % View data
165 #165
Lithuania
4 2019 -9.1 % -5.8 % View data
165 #165
Portugal
4 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
169 #169
Australia
4 2019 -2.5 % -1.9 % View data
169 #169
Israel
4 2019 -2.5 % -1.9 % View data
169 #169
Latvia
4 2019 -7.1 % -8.0 % View data
172 #172
Austria
4 2019 -2.6 % -2.0 % View data
172 #172
Belgium
4 2019 -2.6 % -3.3 % View data
174 #174
Belarus
4 2019 -5.3 % -5.6 % View data
174 #174
Ireland
4 2019 -2.7 % -2.6 % View data
176 #176
Czech Republic
4 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
176 #176
South Korea
4 2019 +0.0 % -2.1 % View data
178 #178
Italy
3 2019 -2.9 % -2.2 % View data
178 #178
Monaco
3 2019 -2.9 % -3.2 % View data
178 #178
Spain
3 2019 +0.0 % -1.1 % View data
181 #181
Andorra
3 2019 -2.9 % -4.3 % View data
182 #182
Luxembourg
3 2019 -3.2 % -1.3 % View data
183 #183
Sweden
3 2019 -3.5 % -2.6 % View data
184 #184
Norway
3 2019 -3.6 % -2.7 % View data
184 #184
Singapore
3 2019 -3.6 % -1.4 % View data
186 #186
Estonia
3 2019 -7.1 % -6.8 % View data
186 #186
Finland
3 2019 +0.0 % -1.5 % View data
186 #186
Japan
3 2019 -3.7 % -2.8 % View data
189 #189
Cyprus
3 2019 -3.9 % -4.2 % View data
189 #189
Montenegro
3 2019 -7.4 % -10.3 % View data
191 #191
Slovenia
2 2019 -4.3 % -4.7 % View data
192 #192
Iceland
2 2019 -4.5 % -3.4 % View data
193 #193
San Marino
2 2019 -5.3 % -4.8 % View data

Source: World Bank

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