Malaysia - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Malaysia Under 5 Mortality Rate decreased by 0.8% year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 133 among other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate with 7.7 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Malaysia is overtaken by Albania, which was number 132 with 7.9 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Kuwait with 7.6 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Somalia lead the ranking with 119.1 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, a fall of 2% compared to 2018. Nigeria, Chad and Central African Republic respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Venezuela recorded the best 5 years average growth at +7.6% per year, while Montenegro witnessed the worst performance at -12.5% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 7.70
2018 7.80
2017 7.90
2016 8.00
2015 8.00
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How does Malaysia 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
132 #132
Albania
8 2019 -10.2 % -4.6 % View data
133 #133
Malaysia
8 2019 -1.3 % -0.8 % View data
134 #134
Kuwait
8 2019 -3.8 % -3.1 % View data
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