Namibia: Child mortality, male

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 Namibia

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

 Latest value 43
 Year 2021
 Measure deaths per 1000 births
 Data availability 1967 - 2021
 Average 80
 Min - Max 43 - 108
 Source UNICEF
For that indicator, we provide data for Namibia from 1967 to 2021. The average value for Namibia during that period was 80 deaths per 1000 births with a minimum of 43 deaths per 1000 births in 2021 and a maximum of 108 deaths per 1000 births in 1978. The latest value from 2021 is 43 deaths per 1000 births. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 187 countries is 28 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
Namibia - Child mortality, male - recent values

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Namibia - Child mortality, male - historical chart - 1967-2021




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


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Maternal mortality 215 2020 deaths per 100,000 births
 Neonatal mortality 20 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Infant mortality 29 2021 deaths per 1000 live births
 Child mortality 39 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, female 35 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, male 43 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Older child mortality rate 7 2021 deaths per 1000 births
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