Pakistan: Neonatal mortality

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 Pakistan

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

 Latest value 39
 Year 2022
 Measure deaths per 1000 births
 Data availability 1960 - 2022
 Average 63
 Min - Max 39 - 87
 Source UNICEF
For that indicator, we provide data for Pakistan from 1960 to 2022. The average value for Pakistan during that period was 63 deaths per 1000 births with a minimum of 39 deaths per 1000 births in 2022 and a maximum of 87 deaths per 1000 births in 1960. The latest value from 2022 is 39 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
Pakistan - Neonatal mortality - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Pakistan - Neonatal mortality - historical chart - 1960-2022




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 154 2020 deaths per 100,000 births
 Neonatal mortality 39 2022 deaths per 1000 births
 Infant mortality 53 2021 deaths per 1000 live births
 Child mortality 63 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, female 59 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, male 68 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Older child mortality rate 4 2021 deaths per 1000 births
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