Sao Tome and Principe: Child mortality, male

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 Sao Tome and Principe

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

 Latest value 17
 Year 2021
 Measure deaths per 1000 births
 Data availability 1965 - 2021
 Average 79
 Min - Max 17 - 121
 Source UNICEF
For that indicator, we provide data for Sao Tome and Principe from 1965 to 2021. The average value for Sao Tome and Principe during that period was 79 deaths per 1000 births with a minimum of 17 deaths per 1000 births in 2021 and a maximum of 121 deaths per 1000 births in 1986. The latest value from 2021 is 17 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
Sao Tome and Principe - Child mortality, male - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Sao Tome and Principe - Child mortality, male - historical chart - 1965-2021




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 146 2020 deaths per 100,000 births
 Neonatal mortality 8 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Infant mortality 12 2021 deaths per 1000 live births
 Child mortality 15 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, female 14 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, male 17 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Older child mortality rate 2 2021 deaths per 1000 births
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