China - Mortality rate

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in China was 12.70 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 119.10 in 1969 and a minimum value of 12.70 in 2013.

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. Data for 2015 onwards are projections and from United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects. Therefore there may be some cases that the data are not consistent with the data before 2015.

See also:

Year Value
1969 119.10
1970 113.20
1971 107.60
1972 102.10
1973 96.50
1974 90.80
1975 85.30
1976 79.80
1977 74.60
1978 70.00
1979 65.90
1980 62.40
1981 59.50
1982 57.20
1983 55.50
1984 54.40
1985 53.80
1986 53.70
1987 53.80
1988 54.00
1989 54.10
1990 53.90
1991 53.40
1992 52.40
1993 51.10
1994 49.40
1995 47.50
1996 45.60
1997 43.60
1998 41.50
1999 39.30
2000 36.90
2001 34.30
2002 31.60
2003 28.90
2004 26.30
2005 23.90
2006 21.80
2007 20.00
2008 18.40
2009 17.10
2010 15.80
2011 14.70
2012 13.60
2013 12.70

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.

See also:

Year Value
1990 51.60
2000 34.70
2010 14.70
2013 11.80

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.

See also:

Year Value
1990 56.20
2000 38.90
2010 16.90
2013 13.50

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in China was 7.70 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 23 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 24.90 in 1990 and a minimum value of 7.70 in 2013.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1990 24.90
1991 24.70
1992 24.40
1993 23.90
1994 23.40
1995 22.70
1996 22.10
1997 21.30
1998 20.60
1999 19.70
2000 18.80
2001 17.80
2002 16.70
2003 15.60
2004 14.40
2005 13.30
2006 12.30
2007 11.50
2008 10.70
2009 10.00
2010 9.30
2011 8.80
2012 8.20
2013 7.70

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in China was 75.04 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 375.65 in 1960 and a minimum value of 75.04 in 2013.

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].

See also:

Year Value
1960 375.65
1961 374.30
1962 372.96
1963 345.51
1964 318.07
1965 290.63
1966 263.18
1967 235.74
1968 223.09
1969 210.43
1970 197.78
1971 185.13
1972 172.47
1973 169.55
1974 166.63
1975 163.71
1976 160.79
1977 157.86
1978 155.18
1979 152.49
1980 149.81
1981 147.12
1982 144.44
1983 141.97
1984 139.51
1985 137.04
1986 134.58
1987 132.11
1988 129.85
1989 127.59
1990 125.33
1991 123.07
1992 120.81
1993 118.74
1994 116.67
1995 114.60
1996 112.53
1997 110.46
1998 108.07
1999 105.69
2000 103.31
2001 100.92
2002 98.54
2003 96.59
2004 94.65
2005 92.70
2006 90.76
2007 88.81
2008 86.32
2009 83.84
2010 81.35
2011 78.87
2012 76.38
2013 75.04

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in China was 101.53 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 547.37 in 1962 and a minimum value of 101.53 in 2013.

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].

See also:

Year Value
1960 522.44
1961 534.91
1962 547.37
1963 487.29
1964 427.20
1965 367.11
1966 307.02
1967 246.94
1968 237.43
1969 227.93
1970 218.42
1971 208.92
1972 199.41
1973 197.79
1974 196.17
1975 194.56
1976 192.94
1977 191.32
1978 189.77
1979 188.21
1980 186.66
1981 185.11
1982 183.55
1983 182.06
1984 180.57
1985 179.08
1986 177.58
1987 176.09
1988 174.66
1989 173.23
1990 171.80
1991 170.36
1992 168.93
1993 167.56
1994 166.18
1995 164.81
1996 163.44
1997 162.06
1998 155.84
1999 149.62
2000 143.40
2001 137.18
2002 130.96
2003 128.54
2004 126.12
2005 123.71
2006 121.29
2007 118.87
2008 115.74
2009 112.61
2010 109.47
2011 106.34
2012 103.21
2013 101.53

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.

See also:

Year Value
1990 39.90
2000 28.20
2010 12.60
2013 10.20

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in China was 10.90 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 84.10 in 1969 and a minimum value of 10.90 in 2013.

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. Data for 2015 onwards are projections and from United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects. Therefore there may be some cases that the data are not consistent with the data before 2015.

See also:

Year Value
1969 84.10
1970 80.30
1971 76.80
1972 73.30
1973 69.70
1974 66.10
1975 62.60
1976 59.10
1977 55.80
1978 52.90
1979 50.20
1980 48.00
1981 46.00
1982 44.50
1983 43.30
1984 42.50
1985 42.10
1986 42.00
1987 42.10
1988 42.20
1989 42.30
1990 42.20
1991 41.80
1992 41.20
1993 40.20
1994 39.10
1995 37.70
1996 36.40
1997 35.00
1998 33.50
1999 31.90
2000 30.20
2001 28.30
2002 26.20
2003 24.10
2004 22.10
2005 20.30
2006 18.60
2007 17.10
2008 15.80
2009 14.70
2010 13.60
2011 12.60
2012 11.70
2013 10.90

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.

See also:

Year Value
1990 44.40
2000 32.00
2010 14.50
2013 11.70

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality