Jamaica - Child Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Jamaica Child Mortality Rate fell by 2.6% year on year. In 2019, the country was number 110 among other countries in Child Mortality Rate with 2.5 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14. Jamaica is overtaken by Ecuador, which was ranked number 109 at 2.5 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14 and is followed by Vietnam with 2.47 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14. Niger ranked the highest with 36.53 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14 in 2019, that is a fall of 2.1% versus 2018. Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Chad respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Grenada witnessed the best average annual growth at +1.7% per year, while Sri Lanka recorded the worst performance at -12.3% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14
2019 2.50
2018 2.55
2017 2.62
2016 2.70
2015 2.77
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How does Jamaica rank in Child Mortality Rate?

# 194 Countries Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14 Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Niger
37 2019 -2.1 % -2.6 % View data
2 #2
Cameroon
32 2019 +0.1 % -1.3 % View data
109 #109
Ecuador
2 2019 -6.2 % -6.0 % View data
110 #110
Jamaica
2 2019 -2.2 % -2.6 % View data
111 #111
Vietnam
2 2019 -7.8 % -4.7 % View data
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