India - Mortality rate

Mortality rate, female child (per 1,000 female children age one)

Definition: Child mortality rate is the probability of dying between the exact ages of one and five, if subject to current age-specific mortality rates. The probability is expressed as a rate per 1,000.

Source: Demographic and Health Surveys by ICF International, Multiple Indicators Cluster Surveys by UNICEF, Reproductive Health Surveys by U.S. Center for Disease Control, and Family Health Surveys by Pan Arab Project for Family Health. See footnotes for a source.

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Year Value
1993 42.10
1999 19.70
2003 36.60
2006 12.40

Mortality rate, male child (per 1,000 male children age one)

Definition: Child mortality rate is the probability of dying between the exact ages of one and five, if subject to current age-specific mortality rates. The probability is expressed as a rate per 1,000.

Source: Demographic and Health Surveys by ICF International, Multiple Indicators Cluster Surveys by UNICEF, Reproductive Health Surveys by U.S. Center for Disease Control, and Family Health Surveys by Pan Arab Project for Family Health. See footnotes for a source.

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Year Value
1993 29.40
1999 14.60
2003 24.80
2006 9.00

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in India was 61.30 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 239.00 in 1960 and a minimum value of 61.30 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 239.00
1961 233.60
1962 228.10
1963 222.90
1964 217.80
1965 212.60
1966 207.80
1967 203.00
1968 198.20
1969 193.70
1970 189.20
1971 184.90
1972 180.90
1973 176.40
1974 172.00
1975 167.50
1976 163.20
1977 159.00
1978 155.00
1979 151.00
1980 147.30
1981 143.50
1982 139.60
1983 135.80
1984 132.10
1985 128.80
1986 125.60
1987 122.50
1988 119.70
1989 116.80
1990 114.20
1991 111.50
1992 109.00
1993 106.60
1994 104.00
1995 101.40
1996 98.50
1997 95.80
1998 93.20
1999 90.50
2000 87.70
2001 85.00
2002 82.40
2003 79.60
2004 77.20
2005 74.60
2006 72.30
2007 70.00
2008 67.70
2009 65.50
2010 63.40
2011 61.30

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, female (per 1,000 live births) in India was 64.10 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 119.30 in 1990 and a minimum value of 64.10 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 119.30
1991 116.50
1992 113.90
1993 111.40
1994 108.70
1995 106.00
1996 102.90
1997 100.10
1998 97.40
1999 94.60
2000 91.60
2001 88.80
2002 86.10
2003 83.20
2004 80.70
2005 77.90
2006 75.50
2007 73.10
2008 70.70
2009 68.40
2010 66.20
2011 64.10

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, male (per 1,000 live births) in India was 58.80 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 109.50 in 1990 and a minimum value of 58.80 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 109.50
1991 106.90
1992 104.50
1993 102.20
1994 99.70
1995 97.20
1996 94.40
1997 91.80
1998 89.30
1999 86.70
2000 84.10
2001 81.50
2002 79.00
2003 76.30
2004 74.00
2005 71.50
2006 69.30
2007 67.10
2008 64.90
2009 62.80
2010 60.80
2011 58.80

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in India was 32.30 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 47.10 in 1990 and a minimum value of 32.30 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 47.10
1991 46.50
1992 45.90
1993 45.30
1994 44.70
1995 44.00
1996 43.30
1997 42.60
1998 41.90
1999 41.20
2000 40.50
2001 39.70
2002 39.00
2003 38.20
2004 37.40
2005 36.70
2006 35.90
2007 35.20
2008 34.50
2009 33.80
2010 33.10
2011 32.30

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in India was 164.36 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 407.28 in 1960 and a minimum value of 164.36 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 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 407.28
1970 352.67
1980 278.95
1990 241.39
1997 216.09
1998 212.27
1999 208.45
2000 204.63
2001 200.81
2002 196.98
2003 193.36
2004 189.73
2005 186.11
2006 182.48
2007 178.86
2008 175.23
2009 171.61
2010 167.98
2011 164.36

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in India was 251.13 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 397.94 in 1960 and a minimum value of 236.47 in 1990.

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 397.94
1970 324.43
1980 261.50
1990 236.47
1997 280.19
1998 278.07
1999 275.94
2000 273.82
2001 271.70
2002 269.58
2003 267.53
2004 265.48
2005 263.43
2006 261.38
2007 259.33
2008 257.28
2009 255.23
2010 253.18
2011 251.13

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in India was 47.20 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 159.40 in 1960 and a minimum value of 47.20 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 159.40
1961 155.80
1962 152.20
1963 148.80
1964 145.60
1965 142.30
1966 139.30
1967 136.30
1968 133.30
1969 130.50
1970 127.60
1971 124.90
1972 122.40
1973 119.60
1974 117.00
1975 114.20
1976 111.60
1977 109.10
1978 106.60
1979 104.20
1980 101.90
1981 99.50
1982 97.00
1983 94.60
1984 92.30
1985 90.20
1986 88.20
1987 86.20
1988 84.50
1989 82.60
1990 81.00
1991 79.30
1992 77.70
1993 76.20
1994 74.50
1995 72.90
1996 71.00
1997 69.30
1998 67.60
1999 65.90
2000 64.20
2001 62.40
2002 60.80
2003 59.00
2004 57.50
2005 55.80
2006 54.30
2007 52.90
2008 51.40
2009 50.00
2010 48.60
2011 47.20

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality