India - Mortality rate

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in India was 47.70 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 247.70 in 1960 and a minimum value of 47.70 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
1960 247.70
1961 243.70
1962 240.00
1963 236.30
1964 232.90
1965 229.60
1966 226.30
1967 223.10
1968 219.80
1969 216.60
1970 213.30
1971 209.90
1972 206.10
1973 202.20
1974 197.90
1975 193.40
1976 188.60
1977 183.40
1978 178.20
1979 172.80
1980 167.60
1981 162.60
1982 157.90
1983 153.50
1984 149.20
1985 145.20
1986 141.20
1987 137.30
1988 133.40
1989 129.50
1990 125.80
1991 122.20
1992 118.80
1993 115.40
1994 112.10
1995 108.70
1996 105.30
1997 101.90
1998 98.30
1999 94.80
2000 91.20
2001 87.70
2002 84.30
2003 81.00
2004 77.70
2005 74.60
2006 71.50
2007 68.50
2008 65.60
2009 62.70
2010 59.90
2011 57.20
2012 54.50
2013 52.10
2014 49.80
2015 47.70

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 130.00
2000 96.10
2010 62.90
2015 49.20

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 121.80
2000 86.60
2010 57.00
2015 46.30

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in India was 27.70 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 57.40 in 1990 and a minimum value of 27.70 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 57.40
1991 56.10
1992 54.80
1993 53.70
1994 52.50
1995 51.40
1996 50.30
1997 49.00
1998 47.80
1999 46.50
2000 45.10
2001 43.70
2002 42.30
2003 40.90
2004 39.50
2005 38.30
2006 37.10
2007 36.00
2008 34.90
2009 33.80
2010 32.70
2011 31.60
2012 30.60
2013 29.50
2014 28.60
2015 27.70

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in India was 144.53 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 502.96 in 1960 and a minimum value of 144.53 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 502.96
1961 492.27
1962 481.58
1963 467.95
1964 454.33
1965 440.70
1966 427.07
1967 413.44
1968 399.54
1969 385.64
1970 371.73
1971 357.83
1972 343.93
1973 333.47
1974 323.01
1975 312.54
1976 302.08
1977 291.62
1978 286.71
1979 281.79
1980 276.88
1981 271.97
1982 267.05
1983 264.42
1984 261.79
1985 259.15
1986 256.52
1987 253.89
1988 248.32
1989 242.75
1990 237.18
1991 231.62
1992 226.05
1993 221.12
1994 216.20
1995 211.28
1996 206.35
1997 201.43
1998 198.67
1999 195.91
2000 193.15
2001 190.39
2002 187.63
2003 184.59
2004 181.55
2005 178.51
2006 175.47
2007 172.44
2008 168.05
2009 163.67
2010 159.28
2011 154.90
2012 150.51
2013 147.52
2014 144.53

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in India was 216.58 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 480.88 in 1960 and a minimum value of 216.58 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 480.88
1961 470.20
1962 459.51
1963 447.98
1964 436.44
1965 424.91
1966 413.38
1967 401.84
1968 391.26
1969 380.67
1970 370.08
1971 359.50
1972 348.91
1973 342.63
1974 336.36
1975 330.08
1976 323.81
1977 317.53
1978 314.34
1979 311.15
1980 307.96
1981 304.77
1982 301.59
1983 299.78
1984 297.98
1985 296.17
1986 294.37
1987 292.56
1988 288.84
1989 285.11
1990 281.39
1991 277.67
1992 273.94
1993 270.68
1994 267.43
1995 264.17
1996 260.92
1997 257.66
1998 255.14
1999 252.63
2000 250.11
2001 247.59
2002 245.08
2003 242.60
2004 240.13
2005 237.65
2006 235.18
2007 232.70
2008 230.73
2009 228.77
2010 226.80
2011 224.83
2012 222.87
2013 219.72
2014 216.58

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 86.10
2000 66.60
2010 47.00
2015 38.00

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in India was 37.90 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 165.10 in 1960 and a minimum value of 37.90 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 165.10
1961 162.50
1962 160.10
1963 157.60
1964 155.30
1965 153.20
1966 151.00
1967 148.90
1968 146.90
1969 144.80
1970 142.80
1971 140.60
1972 138.30
1973 135.80
1974 133.10
1975 130.30
1976 127.20
1977 124.00
1978 120.70
1979 117.50
1980 114.30
1981 111.30
1982 108.40
1983 105.70
1984 103.10
1985 100.60
1986 98.10
1987 95.60
1988 93.10
1989 90.70
1990 88.30
1991 86.10
1992 83.90
1993 81.70
1994 79.60
1995 77.50
1996 75.40
1997 73.10
1998 70.90
1999 68.60
2000 66.40
2001 64.20
2002 62.00
2003 59.90
2004 57.80
2005 55.80
2006 53.90
2007 51.90
2008 50.00
2009 48.20
2010 46.30
2011 44.40
2012 42.60
2013 40.90
2014 39.30
2015 37.90

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.

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Year Value
1990 90.40
2000 66.20
2010 45.50
2015 37.80

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality