Dominica - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Dominica Under 5 Mortality Rate grew 4.4% year on year. At 36.9 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, the country was ranked number 53 comparing other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate. Dominica is overtaken by Namibia, which was ranked number 52 at 38.3 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Botswana at 34.6 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Somalia topped the ranking with 119.1 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, that is a decrease of 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 36.90
2018 35.70
2017 35.00
2016 33.90
2015 32.10
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How does Dominica 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
52 #52
Namibia
38 2019 -3.3 % -3.3 % View data
53 #53
Dominica
37 2019 +3.4 % +4.4 % View data
54 #54
Botswana
35 2019 -5.2 % -3.9 % View data
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