Which Country Suffers from the Highest Mortality Under 5 Years?

Mortality Rate, Under 5 Years (Per 1,000 Live Births), 2015
Health Care | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 172 countries in 2015, Angola ranked the highest in mortality rate, under 5 years per 1,000 live births with 157 followed by Chad and Somalia. On the other end of the scale was Luxembourg with 1.90, Iceland with 2.00 and Finland with 2.30.

Average mortality rate, under 5 years per 1,000 live births reached 42.5 in 2015 in the World according to World Bank / WHO. This is 3.29 % less than in the previous year and -47.3 % less than 10 years ago.

Historically, average mortality rate, under 5 years per 1,000 live births reached an all time high of 183 in 1960 and an all time low of 42.5 in 2015. The average annual growth amounted to -2.62 % since 1960.

Data for more countries are available at Mortality Rate, Under 5 Years (Per 1,000 Live Births) indicator page.