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 3.80 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 24.90 in 1960 and a minimum value of 3.80 in 2015.

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

Source: Estimates Developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org. Projected data are from the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects; and may in some cases not be consistent with data before the current year.

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Year Value
1960 24.90
1961 24.30
1962 23.70
1963 23.20
1964 22.70
1965 22.40
1966 22.10
1967 22.00
1968 21.90
1969 21.70
1970 21.40
1971 20.90
1972 20.20
1973 19.30
1974 18.40
1975 17.30
1976 16.20
1977 15.30
1978 14.40
1979 13.60
1980 13.00
1981 12.60
1982 12.20
1983 11.90
1984 11.60
1985 11.30
1986 11.00
1987 10.60
1988 10.20
1989 9.70
1990 9.20
1991 8.60
1992 8.10
1993 7.70
1994 7.30
1995 7.00
1996 6.80
1997 6.60
1998 6.50
1999 6.40
2000 6.20
2001 6.10
2002 6.00
2003 6.00
2004 5.90
2005 5.70
2006 5.60
2007 5.40
2008 5.20
2009 5.00
2010 4.80
2011 4.50
2012 4.30
2013 4.10
2014 3.90
2015 3.80

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

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

Source: Estimates developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org.

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Year Value
1990 8.00
2000 5.60
2010 4.30
2015 3.40

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

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.

Source: Estimates developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org.

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Year Value
1990 10.20
2000 6.90
2010 5.30
2015 4.10

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Australia was 2.20 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4.60 in 1990 and a minimum value of 2.20 in 2015.

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: Estimates developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org.

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Year Value
1990 4.60
1991 4.40
1992 4.20
1993 4.00
1994 3.90
1995 3.70
1996 3.70
1997 3.60
1998 3.60
1999 3.50
2000 3.50
2001 3.50
2002 3.40
2003 3.40
2004 3.30
2005 3.30
2006 3.20
2007 3.10
2008 3.00
2009 2.90
2010 2.80
2011 2.60
2012 2.50
2013 2.40
2014 2.30
2015 2.20

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Australia was 46.08 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 119.57 in 1966 and a minimum value of 45.71 in 2010.

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 age-specific mortality rates of the specified year between those ages.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects. (2) University of California, Berkeley, and Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. Human Mortality Database.

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Year Value
1960 115.95
1961 109.19
1962 112.52
1963 115.74
1964 118.40
1965 118.82
1966 119.57
1967 117.18
1968 116.94
1969 112.95
1970 118.68
1971 111.44
1972 109.27
1973 105.59
1974 107.61
1975 100.66
1976 98.80
1977 95.83
1978 93.15
1979 86.59
1980 84.08
1981 81.31
1982 82.15
1983 79.37
1984 77.80
1985 78.65
1986 73.69
1987 73.58
1988 72.00
1989 70.17
1990 66.32
1991 65.32
1992 64.99
1993 61.61
1994 62.04
1995 60.38
1996 60.11
1997 59.61
1998 57.99
1999 55.87
2000 56.11
2001 53.63
2002 53.06
2003 50.70
2004 49.52
2005 47.59
2006 48.23
2007 48.13
2008 46.64
2009 47.91
2010 45.71
2011 46.08

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Australia was 78.27 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 209.65 in 1964 and a minimum value of 78.27 in 2011.

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 age-specific mortality rates of the specified year between those ages.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects. (2) University of California, Berkeley, and Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. Human Mortality Database.

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Year Value
1960 200.00
1961 198.80
1962 203.46
1963 202.32
1964 209.65
1965 207.72
1966 206.02
1967 206.31
1968 209.07
1969 206.54
1970 208.40
1971 197.85
1972 194.63
1973 192.45
1974 196.53
1975 189.26
1976 185.17
1977 177.92
1978 174.41
1979 169.63
1980 165.10
1981 160.65
1982 157.04
1983 148.87
1984 145.95
1985 142.20
1986 136.86
1987 136.15
1988 132.62
1989 130.18
1990 123.91
1991 118.77
1992 116.62
1993 112.78
1994 112.34
1995 108.99
1996 107.83
1997 104.41
1998 103.66
1999 101.03
2000 97.97
2001 93.80
2002 90.81
2003 89.05
2004 86.33
2005 85.45
2006 82.95
2007 84.73
2008 81.99
2009 81.78
2010 78.64
2011 78.27

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

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

Source: Estimates developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org.

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Year Value
1990 6.60
2000 4.60
2010 3.60
2015 2.70

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Australia was 3.00 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 20.30 in 1960 and a minimum value of 3.00 in 2015.

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: Estimates Developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org. Projected data are from the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects; and may in some cases not be consistent with data before the current year.

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Year Value
1960 20.30
1961 20.00
1962 19.50
1963 19.20
1964 18.80
1965 18.60
1966 18.30
1967 18.30
1968 18.20
1969 18.10
1970 17.80
1971 17.40
1972 16.80
1973 16.20
1974 15.30
1975 14.40
1976 13.50
1977 12.70
1978 12.00
1979 11.30
1980 10.80
1981 10.40
1982 10.10
1983 9.80
1984 9.60
1985 9.30
1986 9.10
1987 8.70
1988 8.40
1989 8.00
1990 7.60
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 5.30
2000 5.10
2001 5.00
2002 5.00
2003 4.90
2004 4.90
2005 4.80
2006 4.70
2007 4.50
2008 4.40
2009 4.20
2010 4.10
2011 3.80
2012 3.60
2013 3.40
2014 3.20
2015 3.00

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

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

Source: Estimates developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org.

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Year Value
1990 8.50
2000 5.60
2010 4.50
2015 3.30

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality