Central African Republic: Neonatal mortality

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 Central African Republic

Neonates dying before 28 days of age, per 1,000 births

 Latest value 32
 Year 2021
 Measure deaths per 1000 births
 Data availability 1971 - 2021
 Average 45
 Min - Max 32 - 58
 Source UNICEF
For that indicator, we provide data for the Central African Republic from 1971 to 2021. The average value for the Central African Republic during that period was 45 deaths per 1000 births with a minimum of 32 deaths per 1000 births in 2020 and a maximum of 58 deaths per 1000 births in 1971. The latest value from 2021 is 32 deaths per 1000 births. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 187 countries is 12 deaths per 1000 births. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Central African Republic - Neonatal mortality - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Central African Republic - Neonatal mortality - historical chart - 1971-2021




Definition: Neonatal mortality rate is the number of neonates dying before reaching 28 days of age, per 1,000 live births in a given year.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Maternal mortality 835 2020 deaths per 100,000 births
 Neonatal mortality 32 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Infant mortality 75 2021 deaths per 1000 live births
 Child mortality 100 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, female 93 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, male 107 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Older child mortality rate 13 2021 deaths per 1000 births
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