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 10.70 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 46 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 119.10 in 1969 and a minimum value of 10.70 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
1969 119.10
1970 113.30
1971 107.70
1972 102.10
1973 96.50
1974 90.90
1975 85.20
1976 79.80
1977 74.60
1978 70.00
1979 65.90
1980 62.40
1981 59.60
1982 57.40
1983 55.70
1984 54.60
1985 54.00
1986 53.70
1987 53.70
1988 53.90
1989 54.00
1990 53.80
1991 53.30
1992 52.40
1993 51.00
1994 49.30
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 24.00
2006 21.90
2007 20.10
2008 18.50
2009 17.00
2010 15.70
2011 14.50
2012 13.40
2013 12.30
2014 11.40
2015 10.70

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.

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Year Value
1990 51.50
2000 34.80
2010 14.60
2015 10.00

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 56.00
2000 38.90
2010 16.70
2015 11.30

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in China was 5.50 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 29.70 in 1991 and a minimum value of 5.50 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 29.70
1991 29.70
1992 29.40
1993 28.80
1994 28.00
1995 26.90
1996 25.70
1997 24.40
1998 23.30
1999 22.20
2000 21.20
2001 20.10
2002 18.60
2003 17.10
2004 15.50
2005 14.00
2006 12.60
2007 11.30
2008 10.10
2009 9.10
2010 8.20
2011 7.50
2012 6.90
2013 6.30
2014 5.90
2015 5.50

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in China was 71.97 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 412.54 in 1960 and a minimum value of 71.97 in 2014.

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 412.54
1961 411.46
1962 410.39
1963 385.71
1964 361.03
1965 336.35
1966 311.68
1967 287.00
1968 268.93
1969 250.85
1970 232.78
1971 214.71
1972 196.63
1973 188.19
1974 179.75
1975 171.31
1976 162.86
1977 154.42
1978 150.83
1979 147.24
1980 143.65
1981 140.05
1982 136.46
1983 133.08
1984 129.70
1985 126.32
1986 122.93
1987 119.55
1988 118.33
1989 117.12
1990 115.90
1991 114.68
1992 113.46
1993 111.62
1994 109.78
1995 107.93
1996 106.09
1997 104.25
1998 101.59
1999 98.93
2000 96.27
2001 93.61
2002 90.96
2003 89.06
2004 87.16
2005 85.26
2006 83.36
2007 81.47
2008 80.07
2009 78.67
2010 77.27
2011 75.87
2012 74.47
2013 73.22
2014 71.97

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in China was 98.45 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 516.97 in 1960 and a minimum value of 98.45 in 2014.

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 516.97
1961 515.08
1962 513.19
1963 475.83
1964 438.46
1965 401.09
1966 363.72
1967 326.35
1968 309.59
1969 292.84
1970 276.08
1971 259.32
1972 242.57
1973 231.84
1974 221.12
1975 210.40
1976 199.68
1977 188.95
1978 185.68
1979 182.40
1980 179.12
1981 175.84
1982 172.56
1983 169.25
1984 165.93
1985 162.61
1986 159.30
1987 155.98
1988 155.38
1989 154.78
1990 154.18
1991 153.57
1992 152.97
1993 151.48
1994 149.99
1995 148.50
1996 147.01
1997 145.52
1998 140.20
1999 134.88
2000 129.55
2001 124.23
2002 118.90
2003 117.17
2004 115.43
2005 113.69
2006 111.95
2007 110.21
2008 108.59
2009 106.98
2010 105.37
2011 103.76
2012 102.14
2013 100.30
2014 98.45

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 39.80
2000 28.30
2010 12.50
2015 8.60

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in China was 9.20 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 46 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 84.10 in 1969 and a minimum value of 9.20 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
1969 84.10
1970 80.40
1971 76.80
1972 73.30
1973 69.70
1974 66.20
1975 62.60
1976 59.10
1977 55.80
1978 52.90
1979 50.20
1980 48.00
1981 46.10
1982 44.60
1983 43.40
1984 42.60
1985 42.20
1986 42.00
1987 42.00
1988 42.20
1989 42.20
1990 42.10
1991 41.80
1992 41.20
1993 40.20
1994 39.00
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 24.20
2004 22.20
2005 20.30
2006 18.70
2007 17.20
2008 15.80
2009 14.60
2010 13.50
2011 12.50
2012 11.50
2013 10.60
2014 9.80
2015 9.20

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 44.30
2000 32.00
2010 14.40
2015 9.80

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality