Ghana - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Ghana Under 5 Mortality Rate was down by 4.5% year on year. With 45.5 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, the country was number 40 among other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate. Ghana is overtaken by Papua New Guinea, which was ranked number 39 with 46.8 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Malawi at 44.5 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Somalia lead the ranking 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 45.50
2018 47.90
2017 50.00
2016 52.30
2015 54.70
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How does Ghana 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
39 #39
Papua New Guinea
47 2019 -2.1 % -2.5 % View data
40 #40
Ghana
46 2019 -5.0 % -4.5 % View data
41 #41
Laos
45 2019 -5.9 % -4.5 % View data
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