Neonatal mortality per 1,000 live births reached 6.10 in 2017 in Albania, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 1.67 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, neonatal mortality per 1,000 live births in Albania reached an all time high of 22.3 in 1979 and an all time low of 5.70 in 2013. When compared to Albania's main peers, neonatal mortality per 1,000 live births in Greece amounted to 3.00, 10.5 in Macedonia and 2.30 in Montenegro in 2017.
Albania has been ranked 106th within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of neonatal mortality per 1,000 live births, 9 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
The neonatal mortality rate is the number of neonates dying before reaching 28 days of age per 1,000 live births in a given year.