Papua New Guinea - Neonatal Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Papua New Guinea Neonatal Mortality Rate was down by 1.7% year on year. At 21.8 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, the country was ranked number 39 among other countries in Neonatal Mortality Rate. Papua New Guinea is overtaken by Laos, which was number 38 with 22 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by India with 21.7 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Pakistan lead the ranking with 41.3 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, a fall of 1.7% compared to 2018. Central African Republic, South Sudan and Somalia respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Venezuela recorded the best 5 years average growth at +6.9% per year, while Montenegro recorded the worst performance at -12.9% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 21.80
2018 22.10
2017 22.50
2016 22.90
2015 23.30
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How does Papua New Guinea rank in Neonatal Mortality Rate?

# 193 Countries Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Pakistan
41 2019 -1.7 % -2.1 % View data
2 #2
Central African Republic
41 2019 -1.0 % -1.5 % View data
38 #38
Laos
22 2019 -3.1 % -2.8 % View data
39 #39
Papua New Guinea
22 2019 -1.4 % -1.7 % View data
40 #40
India
22 2019 -4.4 % -4.3 % View data
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