Liberia: Neonatal mortality

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 Liberia

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

 Latest value 30
 Year 2021
 Measure deaths per 1000 births
 Data availability 1963 - 2021
 Average 59
 Min - Max 30 - 105
 Source UNICEF
For that indicator, we provide data for Liberia from 1963 to 2021. The average value for Liberia during that period was 59 deaths per 1000 births with a minimum of 30 deaths per 1000 births in 2021 and a maximum of 105 deaths per 1000 births in 1963. The latest value from 2021 is 30 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
Liberia - Neonatal mortality - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Liberia - Neonatal mortality - historical chart - 1963-2021




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 652 2020 deaths per 100,000 births
 Neonatal mortality 30 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Infant mortality 57 2021 deaths per 1000 live births
 Child mortality 76 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, female 70 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, male 82 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Older child mortality rate 9 2021 deaths per 1000 births
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