India - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, India Under 5 Mortality Rate fell by 6% year on year. With 34 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, the country was ranked number 55 among other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate. India is overtaken by Botswana, which was number 54 at 34.6 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Tajikistan with 33 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 was the worst growing country at -12.5% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 34.00
2018 36.60
2017 38.70
2016 41.10
2015 43.60
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How does India 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
54 #54
Botswana
35 2019 -5.2 % -3.9 % View data
55 #55
India
34 2019 -7.1 % -6.0 % View data
56 #56
Tajikistan
33 2019 -5.2 % -3.1 % View data
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