Gambia - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Gambia Under 5 Mortality Rate fell by 3.6% year on year. At 55.7 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, the country was ranked number 29 among other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate. Gambia is overtaken by Djibouti, which was ranked number 28 with 57.5 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Burundi at 54.1 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% 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 was the worst growing country at -12.5% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 55.70
2018 58.40
2017 60.40
2016 62.60
2015 64.70
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How does Gambia 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
28 #28
Djibouti
58 2019 -3.0 % -3.1 % View data
29 #29
Gambia
56 2019 -4.6 % -3.6 % View data
30 #30
Burundi
54 2019 -7.5 % -5.2 % View data
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