Madagascar - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Madagascar Under 5 Mortality Rate fell by 3% year on year. With 51.3 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, the country was number 35 comparing other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate. Madagascar is overtaken by Swaziland, which was number 34 at 51.5 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Ethiopia with 51.2 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Somalia ranked the highest with 119.1 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, 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 was the worst growing country at -12.5% per year.

Loading...

Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 51.30
2018 53.60
2017 55.20
2016 56.60
2015 58.10
Download all data from 1968 to 2019

How does Madagascar 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
34 #34
Swaziland
52 2019 -5.3 % -5.2 % View data
35 #35
Madagascar
51 2019 -4.3 % -3.0 % View data
36 #36
Ethiopia
51 2019 -7.3 % -5.2 % View data
Compare all 193 countries

Go Top