Neonatal Mortality Rate - Source World Bank

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

  1. In 2019, Neonatal Mortality Rate in South Sudan was up 0.3% compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 Lesotho Neonatal Mortality Rate fell by 0.1% year on year attaining 42.8 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births.
  3. In 2019 South Sudan was number 4 in Neonatal Mortality Rate.
  4. In 2019 Dominica was number 21 in Neonatal Mortality Rate attaining 28.1 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births, jumping from 26 in 2018.

Top Countries in Neonatal Mortality Rate - Source World Bank

# 193 Countries Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Lesotho
43 2019 -1.4 % -0.1 % View data
2 #2
Pakistan
41 2019 -2.4 % -2.3 % View data
3 #3
Central African Republic
40 2019 -2.5 % -1.9 % View data
4 #4
South Sudan
39 2019 +0.3 % -0.2 % View data
5 #5
Somalia
37 2019 -1.9 % -1.7 % View data
6 #6
Afghanistan
36 2019 -2.7 % -2.9 % View data
6 #6
Nigeria
36 2019 -1.1 % -0.8 % View data
8 #8
Guinea-Bissau
35 2019 -2.0 % -2.3 % View data
9 #9
Chad
33 2019 -1.8 % -1.6 % View data
10 #10
Ivory Coast
33 2019 -2.1 % -1.8 % View data
11 #11
Liberia
32 2019 -1.2 % -0.4 % View data
12 #12
Mali
32 2019 -2.1 % -2.0 % View data
13 #13
Mauritania
32 2019 -2.1 % -2.0 % View data
14 #14
Sierra Leone
31 2019 -1.9 % -2.3 % View data
15 #15
Benin
31 2019 -1.3 % -1.4 % View data
16 #16
Djibouti
31 2019 -2.2 % -2.3 % View data
17 #17
Guinea
30 2019 -1.0 % -1.3 % View data
18 #18
Comoros
30 2019 -2.3 % -2.3 % View data
19 #19
Equatorial Guinea
29 2019 -2.0 % -2.1 % View data
20 #20
Mozambique
29 2019 -2.4 % -1.9 % View data
21 #21
Dominica
28 2019 +2.9 % +3.5 % View data
22 #22
Angola
28 2019 -2.5 % -2.7 % View data
22 #22
Ethiopia
28 2019 -3.5 % -3.5 % View data
24 #24
Democratic Republic of the Congo
27 2019 -2.1 % -1.9 % View data
25 #25
Sudan
27 2019 -2.2 % -1.9 % View data
26 #26
Gambia
27 2019 -2.5 % -2.3 % View data
27 #27
Yemen
27 2019 +0.0 % +0.1 % View data
28 #28
Cameroon
26 2019 -2.3 % -2.2 % View data
29 #29
Burkina Faso
26 2019 -2.3 % -1.9 % View data
29 #29
Zimbabwe
26 2019 -1.9 % -1.9 % View data
31 #31
Haiti
25 2019 -1.9 % -1.7 % View data
32 #32
Togo
25 2019 -2.0 % -1.8 % View data
33 #33
Niger
24 2019 -2.0 % -2.2 % View data
34 #34
Turkmenistan
24 2019 -0.4 % +0.7 % View data
35 #35
Zambia
23 2019 -1.3 % -1.2 % View data
36 #36
Ghana
23 2019 -2.5 % -2.8 % View data
37 #37
Myanmar
22 2019 -2.6 % -2.5 % View data
38 #38
Kiribati
22 2019 -2.2 % -1.9 % View data
39 #39
Laos
22 2019 -2.2 % -2.7 % View data
39 #39
Senegal
22 2019 -2.2 % -2.0 % View data
41 #41
Papua New Guinea
22 2019 -2.2 % -2.0 % View data
42 #42
India
22 2019 -4.0 % -4.3 % View data
43 #43
Burundi
21 2019 -2.3 % -2.6 % View data
43 #43
Kenya
21 2019 -2.3 % -1.9 % View data
45 #45
Tanzania
20 2019 -1.9 % -2.1 % View data
46 #46
Gabon
20 2019 -2.4 % -2.3 % View data
47 #47
Madagascar
20 2019 -1.9 % -2.0 % View data
48 #48
Uganda
20 2019 -2.4 % -2.8 % View data
49 #49
Nauru
20 2019 -2.5 % -2.4 % View data
50 #50
Malawi
20 2019 -2.9 % -3.7 % View data
50 #50
Nepal
20 2019 -2.9 % -3.2 % View data
52 #52
East Timor
20 2019 -2.0 % -2.3 % View data
53 #53
Dominican Republic
19 2019 -3.0 % -2.3 % View data
54 #54
Republic of the Congo
19 2019 -2.0 % -1.9 % View data
55 #55
Bangladesh
19 2019 -3.5 % -4.1 % View data
55 #55
Namibia
19 2019 -1.6 % -1.3 % View data
57 #57
Guyana
19 2019 -2.6 % -2.3 % View data
58 #58
Swaziland
18 2019 -2.1 % -1.6 % View data
59 #59
Botswana
18 2019 -0.6 % +2.0 % View data
60 #60
Eritrea
18 2019 -2.2 % -2.1 % View data
61 #61
Bhutan
17 2019 -2.9 % -2.9 % View data
62 #62
Algeria
16 2019 +1.9 % +0.9 % View data
63 #63
Tuvalu
16 2019 -3.6 % -3.3 % View data
64 #64
Federated States of Micronesia
16 2019 -1.9 % -2.0 % View data
64 #64
Rwanda
16 2019 -2.5 % -3.1 % View data
66 #66
Iraq
15 2019 -3.2 % -3.1 % View data
66 #66
Marshall Islands
15 2019 -1.9 % -2.0 % View data
68 #68
Tajikistan
15 2019 -2.0 % -2.2 % View data
69 #69
Bolivia
15 2019 -4.0 % -3.8 % View data
69 #69
Venezuela
15 2019 +0.0 % +5.3 % View data
71 #71
Cambodia
15 2019 -4.0 % -3.7 % View data
72 #72
Sao Tome and Principe
14 2019 -2.1 % -2.6 % View data
73 #73
Morocco
14 2019 -4.2 % -4.3 % View data
74 #74
Philippines
13 2019 -2.2 % -1.9 % View data
75 #75
Saint Lucia
13 2019 +0.8 % +0.0 % View data
76 #76
Indonesia
12 2019 -3.9 % -4.0 % View data
77 #77
Kyrgyzstan
12 2019 -3.9 % -4.2 % View data
78 #78
Guatemala
12 2019 -3.2 % -3.4 % View data
79 #79
Tunisia
12 2019 -0.8 % -0.3 % View data
80 #80
South Africa
12 2019 +0.9 % +1.1 % View data
80 #80
Trinidad and Tobago
12 2019 -3.4 % -3.2 % View data
82 #82
Vanuatu
11 2019 -2.6 % -2.4 % View data
83 #83
Suriname
11 2019 -3.5 % -3.1 % View data
84 #84
Egypt
11 2019 -3.5 % -3.7 % View data
85 #85
Grenada
11 2019 -0.9 % +1.1 % View data
86 #86
Azerbaijan
11 2019 -5.2 % -6.7 % View data
86 #86
Paraguay
11 2019 -2.7 % -3.2 % View data
88 #88
Fiji
11 2019 +0.9 % +2.2 % View data
88 #88
Syria
11 2019 +0.0 % +0.8 % View data
90 #90
Moldova
11 2019 -1.8 % -1.9 % View data
90 #90
Palestine
11 2019 -2.7 % -2.3 % View data
92 #92
Vietnam
11 2019 -1.9 % -1.8 % View data
93 #93
Saint Kitts and Nevis
10 2019 -2.8 % -2.0 % View data
94 #94
Mauritius
10 2019 +5.2 % +1.9 % View data
94 #94
Nicaragua
10 2019 -3.8 % -3.8 % View data
96 #96
Uzbekistan
10 2019 -5.7 % -6.7 % View data
97 #97
Jamaica
10 2019 -3.9 % -3.3 % View data
98 #98
North Korea
10 2019 -5.0 % -5.0 % View data
99 #99
Palau
9 2019 -2.1 % -3.1 % View data
100 #100
Honduras
9 2019 -3.2 % -3.3 % View data
100 #100
Jordan
9 2019 -3.2 % -3.0 % View data
102 #102
Saint Vincent and Grenadines
9 2019 -3.2 % -3.7 % View data
103 #103
Cape Verde
9 2019 -5.3 % -6.5 % View data
104 #104
Iran
9 2019 -3.4 % -3.5 % View data
104 #104
Mexico
9 2019 -1.1 % +0.7 % View data
104 #104
Panama
9 2019 -3.4 % -3.2 % View data
104 #104
Seychelles
9 2019 -2.3 % -0.7 % View data
108 #108
Barbados
8 2019 -2.3 % -2.4 % View data
109 #109
Samoa
8 2019 -3.5 % -2.9 % View data
109 #109
Solomon Islands
8 2019 -3.5 % -3.3 % View data
111 #111
Belize
8 2019 -5.8 % -4.7 % View data
111 #111
Mongolia
8 2019 -5.8 % -3.7 % View data
113 #113
Brazil
8 2019 -2.5 % -4.0 % View data
114 #114
Albania
8 2019 +4.2 % +4.9 % View data
114 #114
Colombia
8 2019 -2.6 % -3.1 % View data
116 #116
Tonga
7 2019 -1.3 % -0.3 % View data
117 #117
Ecuador
7 2019 -1.4 % -2.6 % View data
118 #118
Bahamas
7 2019 -2.9 % -2.2 % View data
119 #119
El Salvador
7 2019 -2.9 % -3.5 % View data
120 #120
Libya
7 2019 -3.0 % -3.6 % View data
121 #121
Armenia
6 2019 -4.5 % -4.8 % View data
121 #121
Peru
6 2019 -3.0 % -4.1 % View data
123 #123
Costa Rica
6 2019 +0.0 % -0.3 % View data
124 #124
Argentina
6 2019 -1.6 % -2.4 % View data
125 #125
Brunei
6 2019 +3.5 % +3.7 % View data
126 #126
Oman
5 2019 +1.9 % +0.4 % View data
126 #126
Thailand
5 2019 -3.6 % -4.3 % View data
126 #126
Turkey
5 2019 -3.6 % -4.6 % View data
129 #129
Ukraine
5 2019 -3.9 % -3.3 % View data
130 #130
Georgia
5 2019 -5.8 % -7.7 % View data
130 #130
Maldives
5 2019 -7.5 % -4.0 % View data
132 #132
Kazakhstan
5 2019 +0.0 % -5.7 % View data
132 #132
Malta
5 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
134 #134
Chile
5 2019 -2.1 % -2.4 % View data
134 #134
Malaysia
5 2019 +2.2 % +2.3 % View data
136 #136
Kuwait
5 2019 -2.2 % -2.1 % View data
137 #137
Sri Lanka
4 2019 -4.4 % -5.2 % View data
138 #138
Bosnia and Herzegovina
4 2019 -2.3 % -2.2 % View data
138 #138
Lebanon
4 2019 -2.3 % -3.4 % View data
138 #138
Uruguay
4 2019 -4.5 % -3.8 % View data
141 #141
United Arab Emirates
4 2019 -2.4 % -1.4 % View data
142 #142
China
4 2019 -7.1 % -8.0 % View data
142 #142
Macedonia
4 2019 -26.4 % -15.6 % View data
144 #144
Saudi Arabia
4 2019 -2.6 % -5.8 % View data
144 #144
United States
4 2019 -2.6 % -1.6 % View data
146 #146
Antigua and Barbuda
4 2019 -5.3 % -4.4 % View data
147 #147
Qatar
3 2019 -2.9 % -3.7 % View data
147 #147
Romania
3 2019 -5.6 % -5.9 % View data
149 #149
Bulgaria
3 2019 -5.7 % -4.7 % View data
149 #149
Canada
3 2019 -2.9 % -1.7 % View data
151 #151
Serbia
3 2019 -5.9 % -5.3 % View data
152 #152
Denmark
3 2019 -3.2 % -1.3 % View data
153 #153
Bahrain
3 2019 -3.3 % -1.9 % View data
153 #153
Croatia
3 2019 +0.0 % -1.9 % View data
153 #153
Slovakia
3 2019 +0.0 % -1.3 % View data
156 #156
Switzerland
3 2019 +0.0 % -1.4 % View data
156 #156
United Kingdom
3 2019 +0.0 % +0.7 % View data
158 #158
France
3 2019 +3.9 % +2.4 % View data
158 #158
Poland
3 2019 -3.6 % -2.1 % View data
160 #160
Netherlands
3 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
160 #160
New Zealand
3 2019 -3.7 % -4.1 % View data
160 #160
Russia
3 2019 -10.3 % -10.0 % View data
163 #163
Australia
2 2019 +0.0 % -0.8 % View data
163 #163
Germany
2 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
163 #163
Greece
2 2019 -4.2 % -2.4 % View data
166 #166
Cuba
2 2019 +0.0 % -1.7 % View data
167 #167
Austria
2 2019 +0.0 % -1.8 % View data
167 #167
Ireland
2 2019 -4.5 % -3.4 % View data
169 #169
Belgium
2 2019 -4.8 % -1.9 % View data
169 #169
Hungary
2 2019 -9.1 % -7.2 % View data
169 #169
Lithuania
2 2019 -4.8 % -3.6 % View data
169 #169
Portugal
2 2019 +0.0 % -1.0 % View data
173 #173
Israel
2 2019 -5.0 % -2.0 % View data
173 #173
Italy
2 2019 -5.0 % -2.9 % View data
173 #173
Latvia
2 2019 -5.0 % -8.1 % View data
176 #176
Spain
2 2019 +0.0 % -2.1 % View data
177 #177
Monaco
2 2019 -5.6 % -3.2 % View data
178 #178
Czech Republic
2 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
179 #179
Luxembourg
2 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
179 #179
South Korea
2 2019 -6.3 % -2.5 % View data
181 #181
Andorra
1 2019 -6.7 % -4.9 % View data
181 #181
Finland
1 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
181 #181
Norway
1 2019 -6.7 % -2.6 % View data
181 #181
Sweden
1 2019 +0.0 % -2.6 % View data
185 #185
Cyprus
1 2019 -7.1 % -5.2 % View data
185 #185
Montenegro
1 2019 -7.1 % -11.5 % View data
187 #187
Belarus
1 2019 -7.7 % -6.7 % View data
187 #187
Slovenia
1 2019 +0.0 % -3.0 % View data
189 #189
Estonia
1 2019 +0.0 % -6.0 % View data
190 #190
Iceland
1 2019 +0.0 % -3.6 % View data
191 #191
Singapore
1 2019 +0.0 % -2.1 % View data
192 #192
Japan
1 2019 -11.1 % -2.3 % View data
192 #192
San Marino
1 2019 +0.0 % -4.4 % View data

Source: World Bank

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