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Neonates dying before 28 days of age, per 1,000 live births, 2018 - Country rankings:

The average for 2018 based on 187 countries was 13 neonate deaths per 1,000 live births.The highest value was in Pakistan: 42 neonate deaths per 1,000 live births and the lowest value was in Andorra: 1 neonate deaths per 1,000 live births. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2018. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: neonate deaths per 1,000 live births; Source: UNICEF
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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.
Neonatal mortality in the European union
Neonatal mortality in Europe
Neonatal mortality in Asia
Neonatal mortality in Africa
Neonatal mortality in North America
Neonatal mortality in South America
Neonatal mortality in Australia


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