Neonatal Mortality (Per 1,000 Live Births) fell 11.5% to 8.50 in Brazil in 2017

Neonatal Mortality (Per 1,000 Live Births), 2017
Health Care | Brazil | February 1, 2019
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Neonatal mortality per 1,000 live births fell 11.5% to 8.50 in Brazil in 2017, according to World Bank / WHO.

Historically, neonatal mortality per 1,000 live births in Brazil reached an all time high of 49.2 in 1963 and an all time low of 8.50 in 2017. When compared to Brazil's main peers, neonatal mortality per 1,000 live births in Bolivia amounted to 18.5, 7.30 in Peru and 19.8 in Venezuela in 2017.

Brazil has been ranked 93rd within the group of 172 countries we follow in terms of neonatal mortality per 1,000 live births, 6 places below the position seen 10 years ago.

Neonatal Mortality (Per 1,000 Live Births) Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bolivia 22.2 21.6 21.0 20.4 19.9
Brazil 10.7 10.3 10.0 9.70 9.40
Chile 5.40 5.40 5.40 5.30 5.30
Colombia 9.80 9.50 9.20 8.80 8.60
Guyana 22.3 21.8 21.3 20.7 20.1
Paraguay 13.4 13.0 12.6 12.2 11.8
Peru 9.40 9.00 8.70 8.30 8.00
Trinidad and Tobago 19.7 19.2 18.7 18.2 17.7
Venezuela 10.3 10.7 11.4 12.6 14.5