South Korea: Deaths of male children under five years of age per 1000 live births
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1990 to 2018. The average value for South Korea during that period was 7 deaths per 1000 births with a minimum of 3 deaths per 1000 births in 2018 and a maximum of 17 deaths per 1000 births in 1990.
The latest value from 2018 is 3 deaths per 1000 births. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 187
countries is 30 deaths per 1000 births.
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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.