Costa Rica - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Costa Rica Under 5 Mortality Rate decreased by 1.3% year on year. In 2019, the country was number 128 comparing other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate with 8.6 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Costa Rica is overtaken by Georgia, which was ranked number 127 at 8.7 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Thailand with 8.4 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Somalia lead the ranking with 119.1 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, -2% versus 2018. Nigeria, Chad and Central African Republic respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Venezuela witnessed the best average annual growth at +7.6% per year, while Montenegro was the worst growing country at -12.5% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 8.60
2018 8.80
2017 8.90
2016 8.90
2015 9.10
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How does Costa Rica rank in Under 5 Mortality Rate?

# 193 Countries Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Somalia
119 2019 -2.0 % -2.9 % View data
2 #2
Nigeria
118 2019 -2.0 % -1.5 % View data
127 #127
Georgia
9 2019 -11.2 % -4.4 % View data
128 #128
Costa Rica
9 2019 -2.3 % -1.3 % View data
129 #129
Thailand
8 2019 -7.7 % -5.3 % View data
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