Australia - Mortality rate

Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births)

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in Australia was 4.50 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 24.90 in 1960 and a minimum value of 4.50 in 2011.

Definition: Under-five mortality rate is the probability per 1,000 that a newborn baby will die before reaching age five, if subject to current age-specific mortality rates.

Source: Level & Trends in Child Mortality. Estimates Developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA, UNPD).

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Year Value
1960 24.90
1961 24.30
1962 23.80
1963 23.30
1964 22.90
1965 22.50
1966 22.20
1967 22.00
1968 21.70
1969 21.40
1970 21.10
1971 20.50
1972 19.80
1973 19.00
1974 18.10
1975 17.20
1976 16.30
1977 15.40
1978 14.50
1979 13.80
1980 13.20
1981 12.70
1982 12.30
1983 11.90
1984 11.50
1985 11.20
1986 10.90
1987 10.50
1988 10.00
1989 9.60
1990 9.10
1991 8.60
1992 8.20
1993 7.80
1994 7.40
1995 7.10
1996 6.90
1997 6.70
1998 6.50
1999 6.40
2000 6.20
2001 6.10
2002 6.00
2003 5.90
2004 5.70
2005 5.60
2006 5.50
2007 5.30
2008 5.10
2009 4.90
2010 4.70
2011 4.50

Mortality rate, under-5, female (per 1,000 live births)

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, female (per 1,000 live births) in Australia was 4.00 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 8.00 in 1990 and a minimum value of 4.00 in 2011.

Definition: Under-five mortality rate is the probability per 1,000 that a newborn baby will die before reaching age five, if subject to current age-specific mortality rates.

Source: Level & Trends in Child Mortality. Estimates Developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA, UNPD).

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Year Value
1990 8.00
1991 7.60
1992 7.20
1993 6.90
1994 6.50
1995 6.30
1996 6.10
1997 5.90
1998 5.70
1999 5.70
2000 5.50
2001 5.40
2002 5.30
2003 5.20
2004 5.10
2005 5.00
2006 4.90
2007 4.70
2008 4.50
2009 4.40
2010 4.20
2011 4.00

Mortality rate, under-5, male (per 1,000 live births)

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, male (per 1,000 live births) in Australia was 5.00 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 10.20 in 1990 and a minimum value of 5.00 in 2011.

Definition: Under-five mortality rate is the probability per 1,000 that a newborn baby will die before reaching age five, if subject to current age-specific mortality rates.

Source: Level & Trends in Child Mortality. Estimates Developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA, UNPD).

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Year Value
1990 10.20
1991 9.60
1992 9.10
1993 8.70
1994 8.20
1995 7.90
1996 7.70
1997 7.40
1998 7.20
1999 7.10
2000 6.90
2001 6.80
2002 6.70
2003 6.50
2004 6.30
2005 6.20
2006 6.10
2007 5.90
2008 5.60
2009 5.40
2010 5.20
2011 5.00

Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births)

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Australia was 2.60 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4.60 in 1990 and a minimum value of 2.60 in 2011.

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.

Source: Level & Trends in Child Mortality. Estimates Developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA, UNPD).

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Year Value
1990 4.60
1991 4.40
1992 4.30
1993 4.10
1994 4.00
1995 3.80
1996 3.80
1997 3.70
1998 3.60
1999 3.50
2000 3.40
2001 3.40
2002 3.40
2003 3.30
2004 3.20
2005 3.20
2006 3.10
2007 3.00
2008 2.90
2009 2.80
2010 2.70
2011 2.60

Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults)

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Australia was 47.28 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 49 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 119.34 in 1966 and a minimum value of 46.27 in 2008.

Definition: Adult mortality rate is the probability of dying between the ages of 15 and 60--that is, the probability of a 15-year-old dying before reaching age 60, if subject to current age-specific mortality rates between those ages.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects. New York, United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs (advanced Excel tables). Available at http://esa.un.org/wpp/unpp/panel_population.htm, (2) University of California, Berkeley, and Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. Human Mortality Database. [ www.mortality.org or www.humanmortality.de].

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Year Value
1960 115.89
1961 109.11
1962 112.50
1963 115.80
1964 118.67
1965 117.30
1966 119.34
1967 117.01
1968 116.73
1969 113.53
1970 117.00
1971 113.13
1972 108.41
1973 105.45
1974 107.53
1975 101.01
1976 98.22
1977 96.83
1978 92.45
1979 87.01
1980 84.31
1981 81.05
1982 82.82
1983 79.51
1984 75.43
1985 78.64
1986 74.85
1987 72.82
1988 72.76
1989 70.28
1990 67.04
1991 65.61
1992 65.40
1993 62.05
1994 61.37
1995 60.27
1996 59.74
1997 60.02
1998 57.44
1999 55.39
2000 55.45
2001 53.15
2002 53.06
2003 50.23
2004 48.95
2005 47.04
2006 47.13
2007 47.46
2008 46.27
2009 47.28

Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults)

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Australia was 80.60 as of 2009. As the graph below shows, over the past 49 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 208.28 in 1968 and a minimum value of 80.60 in 2009.

Definition: Adult mortality rate is the probability of dying between the ages of 15 and 60--that is, the probability of a 15-year-old dying before reaching age 60, if subject to current age-specific mortality rates between those ages.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects. New York, United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs (advanced Excel tables). Available at http://esa.un.org/wpp/unpp/panel_population.htm, (2) University of California, Berkeley, and Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. Human Mortality Database. [ www.mortality.org or www.humanmortality.de].

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Year Value
1960 199.78
1961 198.80
1962 203.63
1963 202.22
1964 208.13
1965 206.29
1966 204.44
1967 206.34
1968 208.28
1969 206.64
1970 207.49
1971 200.03
1972 193.04
1973 191.95
1974 196.19
1975 189.60
1976 184.29
1977 179.59
1978 174.46
1979 168.85
1980 165.64
1981 160.76
1982 158.12
1983 149.69
1984 141.03
1985 143.83
1986 137.11
1987 135.88
1988 134.15
1989 130.20
1990 125.35
1991 119.93
1992 117.32
1993 113.69
1994 111.50
1995 108.87
1996 107.17
1997 105.12
1998 102.89
1999 100.84
2000 96.60
2001 93.13
2002 90.01
2003 89.18
2004 85.15
2005 84.75
2006 81.97
2007 82.31
2008 81.85
2009 80.60

Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births)

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Australia was 4.10 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 20.50 in 1960 and a minimum value of 4.10 in 2011.

Definition: Infant mortality rate is the number of infants dying before reaching one year of age, per 1,000 live births in a given year.

Source: Level & Trends in Child Mortality. Estimates Developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA, UNPD).

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Year Value
1960 20.50
1961 20.10
1962 19.70
1963 19.30
1964 19.00
1965 18.80
1966 18.60
1967 18.30
1968 18.10
1969 17.90
1970 17.50
1971 17.10
1972 16.50
1973 15.80
1974 15.10
1975 14.30
1976 13.50
1977 12.80
1978 12.10
1979 11.40
1980 10.90
1981 10.50
1982 10.10
1983 9.80
1984 9.60
1985 9.30
1986 9.00
1987 8.70
1988 8.40
1989 7.90
1990 7.50
1991 7.10
1992 6.70
1993 6.30
1994 6.00
1995 5.70
1996 5.60
1997 5.40
1998 5.30
1999 5.20
2000 5.10
2001 5.10
2002 5.00
2003 4.90
2004 4.80
2005 4.70
2006 4.60
2007 4.50
2008 4.40
2009 4.30
2010 4.20
2011 4.10

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality