Child Mortality Rate

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

  1. In 2019, Child Mortality Rate in Cameroon was up 0.1% from a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 Cameroon Child Mortality Rate decreased by 1.3% year on year reaching 32.05 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14.
  3. In 2019 Mali was number 5 in Child Mortality Rate.
  4. In 2019 Syria was ranked number 23 in Child Mortality Rate reaching 13.68 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14, jumping from 35 in 2018.

Top Countries in Child Mortality Rate

# 194 Countries Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14 Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Niger
37 2019 -2.1 % -2.6 % View data
2 #2
Cameroon
32 2019 +0.1 % -1.3 % View data
3 #3
Democratic Republic of the Congo
28 2019 -0.8 % -1.8 % View data
4 #4
Chad
27 2019 -2.1 % -2.4 % View data
5 #5
Mali
25 2019 -1.4 % -1.8 % View data
6 #6
Ivory Coast
25 2019 -0.1 % -0.9 % View data
7 #7
Somalia
24 2019 -2.1 % -2.9 % View data
8 #8
Burundi
22 2019 -5.7 % -2.2 % View data
9 #9
Benin
21 2019 -2.6 % -2.6 % View data
10 #10
Guinea
21 2019 -3.1 % -2.9 % View data
11 #11
Togo
20 2019 -2.1 % -2.5 % View data
12 #12
Sierra Leone
20 2019 -5.4 % -4.8 % View data
13 #13
South Sudan
19 2019 -3.8 % -1.1 % View data
14 #14
Burkina Faso
19 2019 -3.6 % -3.3 % View data
15 #15
Nigeria
19 2019 -3.0 % -3.0 % View data
16 #16
Equatorial Guinea
17 2019 -3.4 % -3.2 % View data
17 #17
Liberia
16 2019 -3.3 % -3.2 % View data
18 #18
Mozambique
16 2019 -5.5 % -3.7 % View data
19 #19
Guinea-Bissau
16 2019 -4.3 % -3.8 % View data
20 #20
Angola
15 2019 -6.6 % -4.7 % View data
21 #21
Central African Republic
15 2019 -3.1 % -3.0 % View data
22 #22
Uganda
14 2019 -3.1 % -2.9 % View data
23 #23
Syria
14 2019 +15.5 % -12.3 % View data
24 #24
Gabon
13 2019 -1.6 % -2.6 % View data
25 #25
Malawi
13 2019 -4.6 % -3.6 % View data
26 #26
Eswatini
13 2019 +0.1 % -2.1 % View data
27 #27
Djibouti
13 2019 -2.9 % -3.0 % View data
28 #28
Zimbabwe
13 2019 -1.1 % -2.6 % View data
29 #29
Gambia
12 2019 -4.0 % -3.3 % View data
30 #30
Tanzania
12 2019 -2.6 % -1.9 % View data
31 #31
Senegal
12 2019 -6.9 % -5.6 % View data
32 #32
Namibia
12 2019 -0.7 % -2.2 % View data
33 #33
Ghana
11 2019 -3.4 % -3.0 % View data
34 #34
Madagascar
11 2019 -5.6 % -3.7 % View data
35 #35
Zambia
11 2019 -4.8 % -3.7 % View data
36 #36
Ethiopia
10 2019 -14.0 % -7.8 % View data
37 #37
Kenya
10 2019 -2.1 % -2.1 % View data
38 #38
Haiti
10 2019 -14.7 % -5.6 % View data
39 #39
Pakistan
10 2019 -0.5 % -1.5 % View data
40 #40
Comoros
9 2019 -2.4 % -2.8 % View data
41 #41
Lesotho
9 2019 -2.2 % -2.5 % View data
42 #42
Kiribati
9 2019 -1.6 % -2.5 % View data
43 #43
Papua New Guinea
8 2019 -2.2 % -2.9 % View data
44 #44
Mauritania
8 2019 -3.6 % -3.1 % View data
45 #45
Rwanda
8 2019 -22.6 % -9.9 % View data
46 #46
Laos
8 2019 -9.2 % -6.3 % View data
47 #47
Eritrea
8 2019 -8.2 % -4.4 % View data
48 #48
Yemen
8 2019 -3.0 % -0.6 % View data
49 #49
Sao Tome and Principe
8 2019 -4.9 % -3.9 % View data
50 #50
Sudan
8 2019 -6.1 % -4.0 % View data
51 #51
Timor-Leste
7 2019 -5.3 % -3.6 % View data
52 #52
Iraq
7 2019 +0.3 % -1.2 % View data
53 #53
Bhutan
7 2019 -4.1 % -3.5 % View data
54 #54
Republic of the Congo
6 2019 -9.8 % -5.4 % View data
55 #55
Libya
6 2019 +4.3 % -0.4 % View data
56 #56
Marshall Islands
6 2019 -1.0 % -2.1 % View data
57 #57
Botswana
6 2019 -3.7 % -3.3 % View data
58 #58
Nauru
6 2019 -1.4 % -2.5 % View data
59 #59
Indonesia
6 2019 -3.7 % -2.4 % View data
60 #60
Federated States of Micronesia
6 2019 -2.6 % -2.8 % View data
61 #61
Nepal
5 2019 -6.9 % -4.0 % View data
62 #62
India
5 2019 -7.8 % -5.8 % View data
63 #63
South Africa
5 2019 -5.6 % -7.9 % View data
64 #64
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
5 2019 +1.7 % +0.8 % View data
65 #65
Philippines
5 2019 -4.3 % -3.6 % View data
66 #66
Vanuatu
5 2019 -0.5 % -1.9 % View data
67 #67
Fiji
5 2019 -2.0 % -0.5 % View data
68 #68
Guyana
5 2019 +0.7 % -0.3 % View data
69 #69
Niue
5 2019 -0.3 % -2.2 % View data
70 #70
Tuvalu
5 2019 -2.8 % -2.8 % View data
71 #71
Grenada
5 2019 +1.3 % +1.7 % View data
72 #72
Honduras
4 2019 -1.7 % -2.0 % View data
73 #73
Afghanistan
4 2019 -8.6 % -8.7 % View data
74 #74
Thailand
4 2019 -2.6 % -2.2 % View data
75 #75
Myanmar
4 2019 -18.6 % -9.5 % View data
76 #76
Cambodia
4 2019 -13.4 % -6.7 % View data
77 #77
Bolivia
4 2019 -4.6 % -3.5 % View data
78 #78
Tajikistan
4 2019 -4.4 % -2.9 % View data
79 #79
Mongolia
4 2019 -0.4 % -0.9 % View data
80 #80
Egypt
4 2019 -1.3 % -4.1 % View data
81 #81
Solomon Islands
4 2019 -2.2 % -2.7 % View data
82 #82
Palau
4 2019 -2.4 % -2.7 % View data
83 #83
North Korea
4 2019 -5.9 % -4.5 % View data
84 #84
Guatemala
4 2019 -4.5 % -2.4 % View data
85 #85
Bangladesh
4 2019 -14.0 % -10.7 % View data
86 #86
Algeria
3 2019 -3.4 % -2.7 % View data
87 #87
El Salvador
3 2019 -2.6 % -2.8 % View data
88 #88
Turkmenistan
3 2019 -2.5 % -1.4 % View data
89 #89
Tonga
3 2019 -0.5 % -1.7 % View data
90 #90
Samoa
3 2019 -2.7 % -2.4 % View data
91 #91
Nicaragua
3 2019 -3.4 % -3.1 % View data
92 #92
Uzbekistan
3 2019 -1.2 % -1.0 % View data
93 #93
Seychelles
3 2019 +0.2 % -0.6 % View data
94 #94
Dominican Republic
3 2019 -3.1 % -3.0 % View data
95 #95
Peru
3 2019 -5.0 % -3.6 % View data
96 #96
Venezuela
3 2019 -1.5 % +0.1 % View data
97 #97
Kyrgyzstan
3 2019 -1.7 % -1.1 % View data
98 #98
Suriname
3 2019 -3.1 % -2.9 % View data
99 #99
Dominica
3 2019 +0.1 % -1.3 % View data
100 #100
Tunisia
3 2019 -3.8 % -3.1 % View data
101 #101
Paraguay
3 2019 -4.2 % -3.3 % View data
102 #102
Jordan
3 2019 -2.4 % -2.7 % View data
103 #103
Azerbaijan
3 2019 -3.3 % -1.7 % View data
104 #104
Belize
3 2019 -2.9 % -3.2 % View data
105 #105
Kazakhstan
3 2019 -4.0 % -3.2 % View data
106 #106
Morocco
3 2019 -6.2 % -3.9 % View data
107 #107
Iran
3 2019 -5.2 % -3.4 % View data
108 #108
Malaysia
3 2019 -1.9 % -0.5 % View data
109 #109
Ecuador
2 2019 -6.2 % -6.0 % View data
110 #110
Jamaica
2 2019 -2.2 % -2.6 % View data
111 #111
Vietnam
2 2019 -7.8 % -4.7 % View data
112 #112
Mexico
2 2019 -2.1 % -1.6 % View data
113 #113
Bahamas
2 2019 -1.7 % -2.0 % View data
114 #114
Panama
2 2019 -4.9 % -4.7 % View data
115 #115
Brazil
2 2019 -2.0 % -2.4 % View data
116 #116
Georgia
2 2019 -3.2 % -2.0 % View data
117 #117
Colombia
2 2019 -3.6 % -3.2 % View data
118 #118
Trinidad and Tobago
2 2019 -2.2 % -2.8 % View data
119 #119
Brunei
2 2019 -1.1 % -0.5 % View data
120 #120
Saint Lucia
2 2019 -2.4 % -2.6 % View data
121 #121
China
2 2019 -5.5 % -3.6 % View data
122 #122
Maldives
2 2019 -8.4 % -5.2 % View data
123 #123
Oman
2 2019 -2.4 % -0.6 % View data
124 #124
Saint Kitts and Nevis
2 2019 -3.5 % -3.3 % View data
125 #125
Moldova
2 2019 -3.9 % -2.8 % View data
126 #126
Albania
2 2019 -2.7 % -2.7 % View data
127 #127
Russia
2 2019 -4.7 % -4.2 % View data
128 #128
Cook Islands
2 2019 -3.9 % -3.1 % View data
129 #129
Argentina
2 2019 -2.4 % -1.5 % View data
130 #130
Armenia
2 2019 +0.2 % -1.1 % View data
131 #131
Cuba
2 2019 -1.5 % -0.2 % View data
132 #132
Kuwait
2 2019 -3.4 % -1.8 % View data
133 #133
Barbados
2 2019 -1.6 % -2.5 % View data
134 #134
Cabo Verde
2 2019 -7.0 % -6.0 % View data
135 #135
Bahrain
2 2019 -3.1 % -2.9 % View data
136 #136
Costa Rica
2 2019 -1.8 % -1.6 % View data
137 #137
Uruguay
2 2019 -2.4 % -2.3 % View data
138 #138
Romania
2 2019 -6.8 % -4.1 % View data
139 #139
Mauritius
2 2019 -3.2 % -2.9 % View data
140 #140
Turkey
2 2019 -15.2 % -8.8 % View data
141 #141
Ukraine
2 2019 -5.6 % -7.6 % View data
142 #142
Bulgaria
2 2019 -4.4 % -4.3 % View data
143 #143
Lebanon
2 2019 -5.5 % -3.4 % View data
144 #144
Saudi Arabia
2 2019 -7.0 % -5.2 % View data
145 #145
Chile
1 2019 -2.2 % -1.3 % View data
146 #146
United Arab Emirates
1 2019 -3.9 % -1.9 % View data
147 #147
Lithuania
1 2019 -4.7 % -4.7 % View data
148 #148
Antigua and Barbuda
1 2019 -5.0 % -3.6 % View data
149 #149
Qatar
1 2019 -5.0 % -6.0 % View data
150 #150
United States
1 2019 -1.9 % +0.5 % View data
151 #151
Sri Lanka
1 2019 -17.4 % -12.3 % View data
152 #152
Latvia
1 2019 -7.7 % -6.5 % View data
153 #153
Slovakia
1 2019 -3.2 % -3.2 % View data
154 #154
Belarus
1 2019 -5.7 % -5.9 % View data
155 #155
Macedonia
1 2019 -3.8 % -1.9 % View data
156 #156
Bosnia and Herzegovina
1 2019 -3.5 % -0.9 % View data
157 #157
Serbia
1 2019 -4.1 % -2.3 % View data
158 #158
Estonia
1 2019 -6.9 % -4.9 % View data
159 #159
Croatia
1 2019 -2.7 % -1.0 % View data
160 #160
Poland
1 2019 -4.8 % -1.8 % View data
161 #161
Greece
1 2019 -1.9 % -1.1 % View data
162 #162
Montenegro
1 2019 -4.0 % -3.6 % View data
163 #163
Canada
1 2019 -1.7 % -2.0 % View data
164 #164
Hungary
1 2019 -4.5 % -3.7 % View data
165 #165
Israel
1 2019 -2.9 % -2.5 % View data
166 #166
Cyprus
1 2019 -5.2 % -2.3 % View data
167 #167
Monaco
1 2019 -2.0 % -2.2 % View data
168 #168
New Zealand
1 2019 -5.5 % -4.5 % View data
169 #169
Malta
1 2019 -2.1 % -2.5 % View data
170 #170
Australia
1 2019 -2.7 % -2.2 % View data
171 #171
Netherlands
1 2019 -3.4 % -1.4 % View data
172 #172
France
1 2019 -3.3 % -1.7 % View data
173 #173
Austria
1 2019 -2.9 % -2.7 % View data
174 #174
Belgium
1 2019 -3.8 % -3.1 % View data
175 #175
Czech Republic
1 2019 -5.3 % -4.1 % View data
176 #176
United Kingdom
1 2019 -3.4 % -2.8 % View data
177 #177
Iceland
1 2019 -3.5 % -2.8 % View data
178 #178
Sweden
1 2019 -2.6 % -1.6 % View data
179 #179
Portugal
1 2019 -9.2 % -5.5 % View data
180 #180
Japan
1 2019 -3.2 % -3.5 % View data
181 #181
Italy
1 2019 -4.5 % -2.7 % View data
182 #182
Slovenia
1 2019 -5.3 % -4.2 % View data
183 #183
Singapore
1 2019 -4.8 % -3.6 % View data
184 #184
Germany
1 2019 -3.8 % -3.2 % View data
185 #185
Spain
1 2019 -5.8 % -4.5 % View data
186 #186
South Korea
1 2019 -12.7 % -7.1 % View data
187 #187
Finland
1 2019 -5.2 % -4.7 % View data
188 #188
Switzerland
1 2019 -4.8 % -3.7 % View data
189 #189
San Marino
1 2019 -5.5 % -3.3 % View data
190 #190
Ireland
1 2019 -6.3 % -5.1 % View data
191 #191
Norway
1 2019 -5.3 % -4.4 % View data
192 #192
Andorra
1 2019 -16.0 % -7.8 % View data
193 #193
Denmark
0 2019 -7.9 % -5.5 % View data
194 #194
Luxembourg
0 2019 -8.6 % -4.9 % View data

Source: World Health Organization

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