Namibia - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Namibia Under 5 Mortality Rate was down by 3.3% year on year. In 2019, the country was number 52 comparing other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate with 38.3 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Namibia is overtaken by Kenya, which was number 51 with 38.7 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Dominica with 36.9 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Somalia topped the ranking with 119.1 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, that is -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 witnessed the worst performance at -12.5% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 38.30
2018 39.60
2017 41.40
2016 42.90
2015 44.90
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How does Namibia 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
51 #51
Kenya
39 2019 -5.8 % -4.3 % View data
52 #52
Namibia
38 2019 -3.3 % -3.3 % View data
53 #53
Dominica
37 2019 +3.4 % +4.4 % View data
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