Burundi - Child Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Burundi Child Mortality Rate fell by 2.2% year on year. At 21.96 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14 in 2019, the country was ranked number 8 among other countries in Child Mortality Rate. Burundi is overtaken by Somalia, which was ranked number 7 at 23.56 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14 and is followed by Benin at 21.24 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14. Niger ranked the highest with 36.53 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14 in 2019, that is a decrease of 2.1% versus 2018. Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Chad respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Grenada witnessed the best average annual growth at +1.7% per year, while Sri Lanka was the worst growing country at -12.3% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14
2019 21.96
2018 23.29
2017 23.80
2016 24.14
2015 24.36
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How does Burundi rank 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
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
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