Ethiopia - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Ethiopia Under 5 Mortality Rate fell by 5.2% year on year. With 51.2 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, the country was number 36 comparing other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate. Ethiopia is overtaken by Madagascar, which was number 35 at 51.3 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Tanzania with 49.8 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Somalia lead the ranking with 119.1 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, that is -2% compared to 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 recorded the worst performance at -12.5% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 51.20
2018 55.20
2017 57.70
2016 60.40
2015 63.50
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How does Ethiopia 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
35 #35
Madagascar
51 2019 -4.3 % -3.0 % View data
36 #36
Ethiopia
51 2019 -7.3 % -5.2 % View data
37 #37
Tanzania
50 2019 -6.0 % -4.1 % View data
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