Samoa - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Samoa Under 5 Mortality Rate decreased by 2.5% year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 101 comparing other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate with 15.5 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Samoa is overtaken by Tonga, which was number 100 with 15.6 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Moldova at 15.3 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.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 15.50
2018 15.80
2017 16.20
2016 16.70
2015 17.20
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How does Samoa 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
100 #100
Tonga
16 2019 +0.0 % -1.8 % View data
101 #101
Samoa
16 2019 -1.9 % -2.5 % View data
102 #102
Moldova
15 2019 -3.2 % -1.4 % View data
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