El Salvador - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, El Salvador Under 5 Mortality Rate decreased by 4.5% year on year. With 12.7 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, the country was number 114 comparing other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate. El Salvador is overtaken by Peru, which was number 113 with 13 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Belize at 12.4 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Somalia ranked the highest with 119.1 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, that is a fall of 2% versus 2018. Nigeria, Chad and Central African Republic respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Venezuela recorded the best 5 years average growth at +7.6% per year, while Montenegro witnessed the worst performance at -12.5% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 12.70
2018 13.70
2017 14.20
2016 14.70
2015 15.30
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How does El Salvador 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
113 #113
Peru
13 2019 -9.1 % -5.0 % View data
114 #114
El Salvador
13 2019 -7.3 % -4.5 % View data
115 #115
Belize
12 2019 -4.6 % -5.1 % View data
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