Russia: Child mortality

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 Russia

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

 Latest value 5
 Reference 2020
 Measure deaths per 1000 births
 Source UNICEF

For that indicator, we provide data for Russia from 1970 to 2020. The average value for Russia during that period was 20 deaths per 1000 births with a minimum of 5 deaths per 1000 births in 2020 and a maximum of 38 deaths per 1000 births in 1970. The latest value from 2020 is 5 deaths per 1000 births. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 187 countries is 26 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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Definition: Under-five mortality rate is the probability per 1,000 that a newborn baby will die before reaching age five, if subject to age-specific mortality rates of the specified year.
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