Uganda - Under 5 Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Uganda Under 5 Mortality Rate was down by 6.5% year on year. At 41.9 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, the country was ranked number 48 comparing other countries in Under 5 Mortality Rate. Uganda is overtaken by Gabon, which was ranked number 47 at 42.8 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Senegal with 40.1 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 recorded the best 5 years average 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 41.90
2018 46.40
2017 48.70
2016 51.20
2015 54.80
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How does Uganda 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
47 #47
Gabon
43 2019 -4.5 % -4.4 % View data
48 #48
Uganda
42 2019 -9.7 % -6.5 % View data
49 #49
Senegal
40 2019 -8.0 % -5.4 % View data
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