Laos - Child Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Laos Child Mortality Rate fell by 6.3% year on year. At 7.97 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14 in 2019, the country was ranked number 46 among other countries in Child Mortality Rate. Laos is overtaken by Rwanda, which was ranked number 45 with 8.03 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14 and is followed by Eritrea at 7.87 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14. Niger topped the ranking with 36.53 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14 in 2019, a decrease of 2.1% versus 2018. Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Chad respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Grenada recorded the best 5 years average 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 7.97
2018 8.77
2017 9.23
2016 9.77
2015 10.37
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How does Laos 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
45 #45
Rwanda
8 2019 -22.6 % -9.9 % View data
46 #46
Laos
8 2019 -9.2 % -6.3 % View data
47 #47
Eritrea
8 2019 -8.2 % -4.4 % View data
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