Sri Lanka - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Sri Lanka Under 5 Mortality Rate decreased by 6.3% year on year. In 2019, the country was number 141 comparing other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate at 6.8 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Somalia ranked the highest with 119.1 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, -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 6.80
2018 7.40
2017 7.80
2016 8.20
2015 8.80
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How does Sri Lanka 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
141 #141
Russia
7 2019 -5.6 % -5.5 % View data
141 #141
Sri Lanka
7 2019 -8.1 % -6.3 % View data
145 #145
Bulgaria
7 2019 -5.6 % -5.1 % View data
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