Dominica: Child mortality, female

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 Dominica

Deaths of female children under five years of age per 1000 live births

 Latest value 33
 Year 2021
 Measure deaths per 1000 births
 Data availability 1960 - 2021
 Average 35
 Min - Max 15 - 135
 Source UNICEF
For that indicator, we provide data for Dominica from 1960 to 2021. The average value for Dominica during that period was 35 deaths per 1000 births with a minimum of 15 deaths per 1000 births in 1990 and a maximum of 135 deaths per 1000 births in 1960. The latest value from 2021 is 33 deaths per 1000 births. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 187 countries is 24 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
Dominica - Child mortality, female - Recent values chart

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Dominica - Child mortality, female - historical chart - 1960-2021




Definition: Under-five mortality rate, female is the probability per 1,000 that a newborn female baby will die before reaching age five, if subject to female age-specific mortality rates of the specified year.

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 Neonatal mortality 26 2022 deaths per 1000 births
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 Child mortality, female 33 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, male 39 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Older child mortality rate 1 2021 deaths per 1000 births
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