Latvia - Child Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Latvia Child Mortality Rate fell by 6.5% year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 152 among other countries in Child Mortality Rate at 1.27 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14. Latvia is overtaken by Sri Lanka, which was number 151 with 1.27 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14 and is followed by Slovakia with 1.23 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, that is a decrease of 2.1% compared to 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 witnessed the worst performance at -12.3% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Children Aged 5-14
2019 1.27
2018 1.37
2017 1.46
2016 1.56
2015 1.66
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How does Latvia 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
151 #151
Sri Lanka
1 2019 -17.4 % -12.3 % View data
152 #152
Latvia
1 2019 -7.7 % -6.5 % View data
153 #153
Slovakia
1 2019 -3.2 % -3.2 % View data
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