Canada - Mortality rate

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in Canada was 5.60 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 32.70 in 1960 and a minimum value of 5.60 in 2010.

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 32.70
1961 31.50
1962 30.40
1963 29.20
1964 28.10
1965 27.10
1966 26.00
1967 24.90
1968 23.80
1969 22.80
1970 21.90
1971 20.90
1972 19.90
1973 18.90
1974 17.90
1975 16.90
1976 16.00
1977 15.10
1978 14.20
1979 13.40
1980 12.60
1981 11.90
1982 11.20
1983 10.70
1984 10.20
1985 9.80
1986 9.50
1987 9.20
1988 8.90
1989 8.50
1990 8.30
1991 8.00
1992 7.70
1993 7.40
1994 7.20
1995 7.00
1996 6.80
1997 6.60
1998 6.40
1999 6.30
2000 6.20
2001 6.20
2002 6.20
2003 6.10
2004 6.10
2005 6.00
2006 6.00
2007 5.90
2008 5.80
2009 5.70
2010 5.60
2011 5.60

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, female (per 1,000 live births) in Canada was 5.10 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 7.40 in 1990 and a minimum value of 5.10 in 2010.

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 7.40
1991 7.20
1992 6.90
1993 6.60
1994 6.50
1995 6.30
1996 6.10
1997 5.90
1998 5.80
1999 5.70
2000 5.60
2001 5.60
2002 5.60
2003 5.50
2004 5.50
2005 5.50
2006 5.50
2007 5.40
2008 5.30
2009 5.20
2010 5.10
2011 5.10

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, male (per 1,000 live births) in Canada was 6.00 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 9.10 in 1990 and a minimum value of 6.00 in 2010.

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 9.10
1991 8.80
1992 8.50
1993 8.10
1994 7.90
1995 7.70
1996 7.40
1997 7.20
1998 7.00
1999 6.90
2000 6.80
2001 6.80
2002 6.80
2003 6.60
2004 6.60
2005 6.50
2006 6.50
2007 6.40
2008 6.30
2009 6.20
2010 6.00
2011 6.00

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Canada was 3.60 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4.40 in 1990 and a minimum value of 3.60 in 2009.

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 4.40
1991 4.30
1992 4.30
1993 4.20
1994 4.10
1995 4.10
1996 4.00
1997 4.00
1998 3.90
1999 3.90
2000 3.80
2001 3.80
2002 3.80
2003 3.80
2004 3.80
2005 3.80
2006 3.80
2007 3.70
2008 3.70
2009 3.60
2010 3.60
2011 3.60

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Canada was 55.37 as of 2007. As the graph below shows, over the past 47 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 109.68 in 1960 and a minimum value of 55.37 in 2007.

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 109.68
1961 106.48
1962 108.11
1963 106.71
1964 104.39
1965 105.30
1966 104.20
1967 103.92
1968 103.28
1969 103.75
1970 102.59
1971 98.63
1972 100.89
1973 100.47
1974 97.89
1975 96.71
1976 91.71
1977 92.58
1978 88.61
1979 89.19
1980 86.32
1981 84.34
1982 82.03
1983 78.54
1984 76.41
1985 77.33
1986 75.33
1987 74.40
1988 72.20
1989 71.77
1990 69.65
1991 69.00
1992 68.41
1993 67.32
1994 67.58
1995 66.91
1996 66.04
1997 63.23
1998 62.71
1999 61.61
2000 61.11
2001 59.37
2002 59.53
2003 58.30
2004 57.06
2005 57.12
2006 55.95
2007 55.37

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Canada was 91.76 as of 2007. As the graph below shows, over the past 47 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 193.64 in 1966 and a minimum value of 91.76 in 2007.

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 192.90
1961 190.74
1962 191.18
1963 191.78
1964 191.41
1965 192.07
1966 193.64
1967 193.09
1968 189.66
1969 190.27
1970 187.21
1971 186.37
1972 188.00
1973 189.68
1974 188.25
1975 184.98
1976 181.10
1977 179.82
1978 176.14
1979 171.14
1980 164.05
1981 159.25
1982 152.95
1983 148.80
1984 142.36
1985 142.10
1986 139.80
1987 135.68
1988 131.23
1989 130.06
1990 127.27
1991 124.69
1992 123.39
1993 123.61
1994 119.14
1995 118.51
1996 113.63
1997 109.34
1998 105.59
1999 104.10
2000 100.99
2001 99.44
2002 96.89
2003 96.94
2004 94.72
2005 94.37
2006 91.97
2007 91.76

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Canada was 4.90 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 28.10 in 1960 and a minimum value of 4.90 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 28.10
1961 27.10
1962 26.10
1963 25.10
1964 24.10
1965 23.20
1966 22.20
1967 21.20
1968 20.30
1969 19.30
1970 18.40
1971 17.50
1972 16.60
1973 15.80
1974 14.90
1975 14.00
1976 13.20
1977 12.50
1978 11.80
1979 11.00
1980 10.40
1981 9.80
1982 9.30
1983 8.80
1984 8.40
1985 8.00
1986 7.80
1987 7.50
1988 7.30
1989 7.00
1990 6.80
1991 6.60
1992 6.40
1993 6.20
1994 6.00
1995 5.80
1996 5.60
1997 5.50
1998 5.40
1999 5.30
2000 5.30
2001 5.30
2002 5.30
2003 5.30
2004 5.30
2005 5.20
2006 5.20
2007 5.10
2008 5.10
2009 5.00
2010 5.00
2011 4.90

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality