Mortality Rate, Under-5

Under five mortality data for nearly all countries in the world from 2005-2008. A broader measure of child health than infant mortality, this is the probability of dying before ones fifth birthday given the current rates. Rates in countries vary widely from the world average of 67-per-1000 which is decreasing.


Subject health, public health, mortality, infant mortality
Creator World Bank
Discipline Health, Public
Type list/table
Resource Type Charts, Data Source
Language English
Education Level Undergraduate (Lower Division), Undergraduate (Higher Division), High School, Middle School, Graduate/Professional
Interactivity Type Expositive
Interactivity Level Low
Access Rights Free Access

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