Iraq - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Iraq Under 5 Mortality Rate decreased by 3.2% year on year. In 2019, the country was number 70 comparing other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate at 25.9 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Iraq is overtaken by Vanuatu, which was ranked number 69 at 26.3 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Fiji with 25.6 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Somalia topped the ranking with 119.1 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, -2% compared to 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 recorded the worst performance at -12.5% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 25.90
2018 26.70
2017 27.60
2016 28.50
2015 29.50
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How does Iraq 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
69 #69
Vanuatu
26 2019 -0.4 % -2.0 % View data
70 #70
Iraq
26 2019 -3.0 % -3.2 % View data
71 #71
Fiji
26 2019 +0.0 % +1.1 % View data
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