Under-five mortality rate (per 1,000 live births)

Under-five mortality rate (per 1,000 live births)

Probability of dying between birth and exactly age 5, expressed per 1,000 live births.

Source: Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (2013). Accessed September, 2013.

Data in the tables are those available to the Human Development Report Office as of 15 November, 2013, unless otherwise specified.

HDI Rank

Country

1980

1985

1990

2000

2005

2010

2011

2012

2013

.. Very high human development

19

15

13

8

7

6

6

6

6

.. High human development

69

56

51

33

23

16

15

15

15

.. Medium human development

148

127

109

78

64

51

49

46

47

.. Low human development

195

180

169

144

122

102

98

94

94

1 Norway

10

10

9

5

4

3

3

3

3

2 Australia

13

11

9

6

6

5

5

5

5

3 Switzerland

10

9

8

6

5

5

4

4

4

4 Netherlands

11

10

8

6

5

4

4

4

4

5 United States

15

13

11

8

8

7

7

7

7

6 Germany

15

11

9

5

5

4

4

4

4

7 New Zealand

16

14

11

7

7

6

6

6

6

8 Canada

13

10

8

6

6

6

5

5

5

9 Singapore

15

11

8

4

3

3

3

3

3

10 Denmark

10

10

9

6

5

4

4

4

4

11 Ireland

14

11

9

7

5

4

4

4

4

12 Sweden

8

8

7

4

4

3

3

3

3

13 Iceland

10

8

6

4

3

3

2

2

2

14 United Kingdom

14

11

9

7

6

5

5

5

5

15 Korea (Republic of)

14

10

7

6

6

4

4

4

4

15 Hong Kong, China (SAR)

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

17 Japan

10

8

6

5

4

3

3

3

3

18 Liechtenstein

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

..

19 Israel

18

14

12

7

6

5

4

4

4

20 France

12

10

9

5

5

4

4

4

4

21 Luxembourg

13

11

9

5

4

3

2

2

2

21 Belgium

15

12

10

6

5

4

4

4

4

21 Austria

16

13

10

6

5

4

4

4

4

24 Finland

9

7

7

4

4

3

3

3

3

25 Slovenia

..

14

10

6

4

3

3

3

3

26 Italy

16

12

10

6

4

4

4

4

4

27 Spain

18

13

11

7

6

5

5

5

5

28 Czech Republic

..

17

15

7

5

4

4

4

4

29 Greece

24

18

13

8

6

5

5

5

5

30 Brunei Darussalam

..

15

12

10

9

8

8

8

8

31 Qatar

36

28

21

12

10

8

8

7

7

32 Cyprus

21

13

11

7

5

4

3

3

3

33 Estonia

27

23

20

11

7

4

4

4

4

34 Saudi Arabia

98

70

47

22

15

10

9

9

9

35 Poland

24

20

17

9

8

6

5

5

5

35 Lithuania

23

19

17

12

10

7

6

5

5

37 Slovakia

..

22

18

12

10

8

8

8

8

37 Andorra

..

..

8

5

4

4

3

3

3

39 Malta

17

14

11

8

7

7

7

7

7

40 United Arab Emirates

36

23

17

11

10

9

9

8

8

41 Portugal

28

20

15

7

5

4

4

4

4

41 Chile

33

22

19

11

9

9

9

9

9

43 Hungary

26

24

19

11

8

7

6

6

6

44 Cuba

20

18

13

8

7

6

6

6

6

44 Bahrain

32

25

23

13

11

10

10

10

10

46 Kuwait

36

23

16

13

12

11

11

11

11

47 Croatia

..

18

13

8

7

5

5

5

5

48 Latvia

25

21

20

17

13

9

9

9

9

49 Argentina

43

33

28

20

17

15

15

14

14

50 Uruguay

41

31

23

16

16

9

8

7

7

51 Montenegro

..

24

17

14

11

7

6

6

6

51 Bahamas

30

28

23

17

18

18

17

17

17

53 Belarus

23

19

17

14

9

6

6

5

5

54 Romania

43

38

38

27

21

14

13

12

12

55 Libya

74

56

43

28

23

17

16

15

15

56 Oman

110

66

39

17

13

12

12

12

12

57 Russian Federation

33

30

26

23

17

12

11

10

10

58 Bulgaria

29

24

22

21

16

13

13

12

12

59 Barbados

27

22

18

18

20

19

19

18

18

60 Palau

..

37

34

28

25

22

21

21

21

61 Antigua and Barbuda

..

..

24

16

13

11

10

10

10

62 Malaysia

31

22

17

10

8

8

9

9

9

63 Mauritius

40

28

23

19

16

15

15

15

15

64 Trinidad and Tobago

41

37

33

28

25

22

21

21

21

65 Panama

45

37

32

26

23

20

19

19

19

65 Lebanon

49

41

33

20

14

10

10

9

9

67 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

44

36

30

21

18

16

16

15

15

68 Costa Rica

24

22

17

13

10

10

10

10

10

69 Turkey

127

98

74

37

24

16

15

14

14

70 Kazakhstan

70

60

54

44

33

22

20

19

19

71 Seychelles

31

21

17

14

14

14

13

13

13

71 Mexico

74

59

46

25

20

17

17

16

16

73 Sri Lanka

50

30

21

17

13

10

10

10

10

73 Saint Kitts and Nevis

52

38

29

18

13

10

10

9

9

75 Iran (Islamic Republic of)

106

75

56

35

26

19

18

18

18

76 Azerbaijan

..

99

93

72

51

39

37

35

35

77 Serbia

..

39

28

13

9

8

7

7

7

77 Jordan

55

44

37

28

24

20

20

19

19

79 Grenada

..

26

22

16

15

14

14

14

14

79 Georgia

..

..

35

34

26

22

21

20

20

79 Brazil

94

75

62

33

23

16

15

14

14

82 Peru

123

103

79

40

28

20

19

18

18

83 Ukraine

27

23

20

19

15

12

11

11

11

84 The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

..

49

37

16

14

10

9

7

7

84 Belize

77

59

43

25

21

19

19

18

18

86 Bosnia and Herzegovina

..

27

18

10

9

8

7

7

7

87 Armenia

74

61

49

30

23

18

17

16

16

88 Fiji

44

36

31

24

22

23

23

22

22

89 Thailand

62

49

38

23

18

14

14

13

13

90 Tunisia

93

68

51

30

23

18

17

16

16

91 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

57

35

25

22

23

24

24

23

23

91 China

61

53

54

37

24

16

15

14

14

93 Dominica

20

17

17

16

14

13

13

13

13

93 Algeria

155

75

50

35

26

22

21

20

20

95 Albania

..

50

43

29

22

18

17

17

17

96 Jamaica

40

34

30

23

21

18

17

17

17

97 Saint Lucia

33

27

22

18

18

18

18

18

18

98 Ecuador

93

72

56

34

29

25

24

23

23

98 Colombia

57

42

35

25

22

19

18

18

18

100 Tonga

30

26

23

18

16

14

13

13

13

100 Suriname

..

63

51

33

26

22

21

21

21

102 Dominican Republic

88

73

60

40

34

29

28

27

27

103 Turkmenistan

123

103

90

79

67

56

55

53

53

103 Mongolia

150

129

107

63

43

30

29

28

28

103 Maldives

155

120

94

45

24

13

12

11

11

106 Samoa

..

37

30

22

19

18

18

18

18

107 Palestine, State of

78

57

43

30

27

24

23

23

23

108 Indonesia

120

102

84

52

42

34

32

31

31

109 Botswana

72

56

48

85

67

58

56

53

53

110 Egypt

165

117

86

45

31

23

22

21

21

111 Paraguay

63

54

46

33

28

24

23

22

22

112 Gabon

116

100

92

86

79

67

65

62

62

113 Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

169

147

123

78

58

45

43

41

41

114 Moldova (Republic of)

48

39

32

30

23

19

18

18

18

115 El Salvador

110

80

59

32

23

17

17

16

16

116 Uzbekistan

111

85

74

61

51

43

41

40

40

117 Philippines

81

75

59

40

36

32

31

30

30

118 Syrian Arab Republic

63

48

38

24

19

15

15

15

15

118 South Africa

91

73

61

74

79

53

47

45

45

120 Iraq

72

60

53

45

41

36

35

34

34

121 Viet Nam

67

60

51

32

26

23

23

23

23

121 Guyana

71

67

60

46

42

37

36

35

35

123 Cape Verde

94

74

62

38

29

24

23

22

22

124 Micronesia (Federated States of)

..

58

55

54

48

41

40

39

39

125 Kyrgyzstan

103

84

71

50

40

31

28

27

27

125 Guatemala

124

101

80

51

41

34

33

32

32

127 Namibia

96

86

73

73

67

45

41

39

39

128 Timor-Leste

..

212

171

106

80

62

59

57

57

129 Morocco

133

103

80

50

41

34

32

31

31

129 Honduras

95

75

59

38

31

25

24

23

23

131 Vanuatu

67

47

35

24

22

19

19

18

18

132 Nicaragua

107

81

66

40

32

26

25

24

24

133 Tajikistan

129

119

105

91

74

63

60

58

58

133 Kiribati

119

112

94

71

66

63

61

60

60

135 India

166

145

126

92

75

61

59

56

56

136 Cambodia

185

120

116

111

63

44

42

40

40

136 Bhutan

195

161

131

80

61

48

46

45

45

138 Ghana

168

155

128

103

88

76

74

72

72

139 Lao People's Democratic Republic

199

182

163

120

98

78

75

72

72

140 Congo

122

104

100

118

113

102

99

96

96

141 Zambia

158

174

192

169

127

100

95

89

89

142 Sao Tome and Principe

91

98

104

87

70

57

55

53

53

142 Bangladesh

198

173

144

88

68

47

44

41

41

144 Equatorial Guinea

..

203

182

143

125

107

104

100

100

145 Nepal

209

177

142

82

61

46

44

42

42

146 Pakistan

160

150

138

112

101

90

88

86

86

147 Kenya

107

96

98

110

97

79

76

73

73

148 Swaziland

113

86

71

121

127

92

85

80

80

149 Angola

226

218

213

203

194

173

169

164

164

150 Myanmar

134

120

106

79

67

56

54

52

52

151 Rwanda

211

158

151

182

107

64

59

55

55

152 Nigeria

215

210

213

188

158

132

128

124

124

152 Cameroon

180

148

135

150

124

103

99

95

95

154 Yemen

206

153

125

97

78

64

62

60

60

155 Madagascar

171

179

159

109

81

63

61

58

58

156 Zimbabwe

102

79

74

102

97

97

95

90

90

157 Solomon Islands

52

43

39

35

36

33

32

31

31

157 Papua New Guinea

108

97

89

79

75

67

65

63

63

159 Tanzania (United Republic of)

176

176

166

132

90

62

57

54

54

159 Comoros

173

146

124

99

94

83

80

78

78

161 Mauritania

160

142

128

111

102

89

87

84

84

162 Lesotho

120

95

85

114

123

108

102

100

100

163 Senegal

205

175

142

139

99

67

63

60

60

164 Uganda

212

187

178

147

109

78

74

69

69

165 Benin

214

200

181

147

120

96

93

90

90

166 Togo

174

157

143

122

112

101

98

96

96

166 Sudan

141

135

128

106

91

78

76

73

73

168 Haiti

190

166

144

105

91

175

78

76

76

169 Afghanistan

250

215

176

134

118

104

101

99

99

170 Djibouti

151

133

119

108

99

86

83

81

81

171 Côte d'Ivoire

166

153

152

145

131

114

111

108

108

172 Gambia

237

203

170

116

95

78

76

73

73

173 Ethiopia

240

221

204

146

110

76

72

68

68

174 Malawi

256

250

244

174

120

83

77

71

71

175 Liberia

239

235

248

176

119

83

78

75

75

176 Mali

321

283

253

220

173

138

133

128

128

177 Guinea-Bissau

224

215

206

174

156

137

133

129

129

178 Mozambique

254

247

233

166

132

101

96

90

90

179 Guinea

286

264

241

171

135

110

105

101

101

180 Burundi

221

177

164

150

134

112

108

104

104

181 Burkina Faso

240

218

202

186

160

115

108

102

102

182 Eritrea

189

174

150

89

70

56

54

52

52

183 Sierra Leone

285

269

257

234

216

193

187

182

182

184 Chad

234

222

209

189

176

159

154

150

150

185 Central African Republic

182

175

171

164

157

138

133

129

129

186 Congo (Democratic Republic of the)

204

179

171

171

171

155

150

146

146

187 Niger

315

330

326

227

174

127

120

114

114

.. South Sudan

294

276

251

181

140

112

108

104

104

.. Tuvalu

70

62

58

42

37

32

31

30

30

.. Somalia

..

188

177

171

171

156

152

147

147

.. San Marino

..

..

11

6

4

4

3

3

3

.. Nauru

..

..

58

42

39

39

38

37

37

.. Monaco

..

..

8

5

5

4

4

4

4

.. Marshall Islands

67

58

49

41

40

39

39

38

38

.. Korea (Democratic People's Rep. of)

..

35

44

60

33

31

30

29

29


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