Yemen: Neonatal mortality

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 Yemen

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

 Latest value 22
 Year 2022
 Measure deaths per 1000 births
 Data availability 1961 - 2022
 Average 49
 Min - Max 22 - 86
 Source UNICEF
For that indicator, we provide data for Yemen from 1961 to 2022. The average value for Yemen during that period was 49 deaths per 1000 births with a minimum of 22 deaths per 1000 births in 2021 and a maximum of 86 deaths per 1000 births in 1961. The latest value from 2022 is 22 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
Yemen - Neonatal mortality - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Yemen - Neonatal mortality - historical chart - 1961-2022




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 183 2020 deaths per 100,000 births
 Neonatal mortality 22 2022 deaths per 1000 births
 Infant mortality 47 2021 deaths per 1000 live births
 Child mortality 62 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, female 58 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, male 66 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Older child mortality rate 4 2021 deaths per 1000 births
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