Mauritania - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Mauritania Under 5 Mortality Rate was down by 3% year on year. In 2019, the country was number 16 among other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate with 74 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Somalia topped the ranking with 119.1 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, that is a fall 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 74.00
2018 75.70
2017 78.20
2016 80.70
2015 83.50
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How does Mauritania 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
14 #14
Niger
77 2019 -7.7 % -4.7 % View data
16 #16
Mauritania
74 2019 -2.3 % -3.0 % View data
17 #17
Cameroon
73 2019 -4.1 % -4.1 % View data
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