Jamaica - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Jamaica Under 5 Mortality Rate was down by 3.1% year on year. With 14 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, the country was ranked number 108 among other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate. Jamaica is overtaken by Mongolia, which was ranked number 107 at 14.1 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Colombia with 13.7 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Somalia ranked the highest with 119.1 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, that is a decrease of 2% versus 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 recorded the worst performance at -12.5% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 14.00
2018 14.40
2017 14.90
2016 15.40
2015 15.90
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How does Jamaica 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
107 #107
Mongolia
14 2019 -13.5 % -6.3 % View data
108 #108
Jamaica
14 2019 -2.8 % -3.1 % View data
109 #109
Colombia
14 2019 -3.5 % -3.3 % View data
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