Iran - Mortality rate

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in Iran was 25.00 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 265.10 in 1960 and a minimum value of 25.00 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 265.10
1961 258.70
1962 250.50
1963 243.20
1964 236.00
1965 229.10
1966 264.00
1967 247.00
1968 231.40
1969 216.00
1970 202.60
1971 189.30
1972 177.80
1973 166.50
1974 155.90
1975 146.00
1976 137.40
1977 129.30
1978 122.30
1979 114.40
1980 106.50
1981 98.80
1982 92.70
1983 86.50
1984 81.70
1985 77.50
1986 73.40
1987 70.00
1988 66.80
1989 63.70
1990 61.10
1991 58.50
1992 56.20
1993 54.10
1994 51.80
1995 49.30
1996 47.70
1997 46.90
1998 46.40
1999 45.70
2000 44.00
2001 41.40
2002 38.80
2003 37.00
2004 34.90
2005 33.70
2006 31.80
2007 30.50
2008 28.50
2009 27.30
2010 26.20
2011 25.00

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, female (per 1,000 live births) in Iran was 24.50 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 60.00 in 1990 and a minimum value of 24.50 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 60.00
1991 57.40
1992 55.20
1993 53.10
1994 50.90
1995 48.40
1996 46.80
1997 46.10
1998 45.60
1999 44.90
2000 43.20
2001 40.70
2002 38.10
2003 36.30
2004 34.30
2005 33.10
2006 31.20
2007 29.90
2008 28.00
2009 26.80
2010 25.70
2011 24.50

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, male (per 1,000 live births) in Iran was 25.40 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 62.20 in 1990 and a minimum value of 25.40 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 62.20
1991 59.50
1992 57.20
1993 55.00
1994 52.70
1995 50.10
1996 48.50
1997 47.70
1998 47.20
1999 46.50
2000 44.80
2001 42.10
2002 39.50
2003 37.60
2004 35.50
2005 34.30
2006 32.30
2007 31.00
2008 29.00
2009 27.80
2010 26.70
2011 25.40

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Iran was 13.80 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 26.50 in 1990 and a minimum value of 13.80 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 26.50
1991 25.80
1992 25.10
1993 24.50
1994 23.70
1995 22.90
1996 22.40
1997 22.20
1998 22.00
1999 21.80
2000 21.20
2001 20.30
2002 19.30
2003 18.70
2004 17.90
2005 17.40
2006 16.70
2007 16.10
2008 15.30
2009 14.80
2010 14.30
2011 13.80

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Iran was 75.27 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 220.02 in 1960 and a minimum value of 75.27 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 220.02
1970 219.49
1980 190.31
1990 174.31
1997 142.52
1998 137.10
1999 131.68
2000 126.27
2001 120.85
2002 115.44
2003 110.97
2004 106.51
2005 102.05
2006 97.59
2007 93.12
2008 88.66
2009 84.20
2010 79.74
2011 75.27

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Iran was 161.82 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 239.21 in 1960 and a minimum value of 161.82 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 239.21
1970 203.56
1980 220.52
1990 169.68
1997 183.79
1998 181.39
1999 178.99
2000 176.59
2001 174.19
2002 171.79
2003 170.68
2004 169.57
2005 168.46
2006 167.35
2007 166.25
2008 165.14
2009 164.03
2010 162.92
2011 161.82

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Iran was 21.10 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 176.90 in 1960 and a minimum value of 21.10 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 176.90
1961 172.50
1962 167.00
1963 162.20
1964 157.40
1965 152.80
1966 176.10
1967 164.70
1968 154.30
1969 144.50
1970 136.10
1971 127.70
1972 120.50
1973 113.60
1974 107.20
1975 101.10
1976 95.60
1977 90.50
1978 86.10
1979 81.10
1980 76.10
1981 71.20
1982 67.30
1983 63.40
1984 60.30
1985 57.70
1986 55.00
1987 52.90
1988 50.80
1989 48.80
1990 47.10
1991 45.30
1992 43.80
1993 42.30
1994 40.70
1995 39.00
1996 37.90
1997 37.30
1998 37.00
1999 36.50
2000 35.30
2001 33.40
2002 31.60
2003 30.30
2004 28.70
2005 27.80
2006 26.40
2007 25.40
2008 23.90
2009 22.90
2010 22.10
2011 21.10

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality