Mozambique: Neonatal mortality

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 Mozambique

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

 Latest value 26
 Year 2022
 Measure deaths per 1000 births
 Data availability 1980 - 2022
 Average 46
 Min - Max 26 - 66
 Source UNICEF
For that indicator, we provide data for Mozambique from 1980 to 2022. The average value for Mozambique during that period was 46 deaths per 1000 births with a minimum of 26 deaths per 1000 births in 2021 and a maximum of 66 deaths per 1000 births in 1980. The latest value from 2022 is 26 deaths per 1000 births. For comparison, the world average in 2022 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
Mozambique - Neonatal mortality - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Mozambique - Neonatal mortality - historical chart - 1980-2022




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.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Maternal mortality 127 2020 deaths per 100,000 births
 Neonatal mortality 26 2022 deaths per 1000 births
 Infant mortality 51 2021 deaths per 1000 live births
 Child mortality 70 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, female 65 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, male 74 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Older child mortality rate 8 2021 deaths per 1000 births
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