Liberia - 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
1986 93.00
2007 51.00
2008 64.00
2009 64.30

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
1986 89.00
2007 57.00
2008 62.00
2009 62.30

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in Liberia was 78.30 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 319.80 in 1960 and a minimum value of 78.30 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 319.80
1961 319.60
1962 319.10
1963 317.90
1964 312.80
1965 306.70
1966 299.30
1967 292.90
1968 287.30
1969 283.50
1970 279.50
1971 274.00
1972 267.30
1973 261.80
1974 258.80
1975 256.40
1976 252.80
1977 247.30
1978 241.70
1979 237.90
1980 237.30
1981 234.90
1982 231.00
1983 226.90
1984 227.70
1985 228.80
1986 232.00
1987 234.90
1988 238.30
1989 240.30
1990 241.20
1991 241.80
1992 237.00
1993 232.60
1994 227.70
1995 218.80
1996 208.50
1997 199.00
1998 186.60
1999 174.30
2000 163.80
2001 153.60
2002 144.10
2003 134.30
2004 126.10
2005 116.80
2006 109.70
2007 103.60
2008 96.40
2009 89.20
2010 83.10
2011 78.30

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, female (per 1,000 live births) in Liberia was 73.70 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 227.70 in 1991 and a minimum value of 73.70 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 227.10
1991 227.70
1992 223.20
1993 219.00
1994 214.40
1995 206.00
1996 196.30
1997 187.40
1998 175.70
1999 164.10
2000 154.20
2001 144.60
2002 135.70
2003 126.50
2004 118.70
2005 110.00
2006 103.30
2007 97.60
2008 90.80
2009 84.00
2010 78.30
2011 73.70

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, male (per 1,000 live births) in Liberia was 82.70 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 255.50 in 1991 and a minimum value of 82.70 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 254.90
1991 255.50
1992 250.40
1993 245.80
1994 240.60
1995 231.20
1996 220.30
1997 210.30
1998 197.20
1999 184.20
2000 173.10
2001 162.30
2002 152.30
2003 141.90
2004 133.20
2005 123.40
2006 115.90
2007 109.50
2008 101.90
2009 94.30
2010 87.80
2011 82.70

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Liberia was 27.40 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 49.30 in 1991 and a minimum value of 27.40 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 49.30
1991 49.30
1992 48.90
1993 48.50
1994 48.00
1995 47.20
1996 46.20
1997 45.20
1998 43.90
1999 42.50
2000 41.20
2001 39.90
2002 38.70
2003 37.30
2004 36.10
2005 34.60
2006 33.40
2007 32.40
2008 31.00
2009 29.70
2010 28.40
2011 27.40

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Liberia was 305.03 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 430.74 in 1997 and a minimum value of 305.03 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
1997 430.74
1998 422.89
1999 415.04
2000 407.19
2001 399.34
2002 391.49
2003 381.28
2004 371.07
2005 360.86
2006 350.66
2007 340.45
2008 331.59
2009 322.74
2010 313.88
2011 305.03

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Liberia was 340.18 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 489.61 in 1997 and a minimum value of 340.18 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
1997 489.61
1998 478.95
1999 468.28
2000 457.61
2001 446.95
2002 436.28
2003 424.27
2004 412.25
2005 400.24
2006 388.23
2007 376.22
2008 367.21
2009 358.20
2010 349.19
2011 340.18

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Liberia was 58.20 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 214.50 in 1960 and a minimum value of 58.20 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 214.50
1961 214.30
1962 214.00
1963 213.20
1964 209.60
1965 205.30
1966 200.20
1967 195.80
1968 192.00
1969 189.40
1970 186.60
1971 182.90
1972 178.30
1973 174.60
1974 172.60
1975 171.00
1976 168.60
1977 164.90
1978 161.20
1979 158.60
1980 158.30
1981 156.70
1982 154.10
1983 151.40
1984 151.90
1985 152.60
1986 154.70
1987 156.70
1988 158.90
1989 160.20
1990 160.80
1991 161.20
1992 158.10
1993 155.10
1994 151.90
1995 146.20
1996 139.80
1997 133.80
1998 126.00
1999 118.40
2000 112.00
2001 105.80
2002 99.90
2003 93.70
2004 88.50
2005 82.60
2006 78.10
2007 74.30
2008 69.70
2009 65.10
2010 61.20
2011 58.20

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality