Malaysia - Child and infant mortality

Number of infant deaths

The value for Number of infant deaths in Malaysia was 3,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 22,000 in 1963 and a minimum value of 3,000 in 2009.

Definition: Number of deaths between birth and exactly one year of age.

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 22,000
1961 22,000
1962 22,000
1963 22,000
1964 21,000
1965 20,000
1966 19,000
1967 18,000
1968 16,000
1969 15,000
1970 14,000
1971 13,000
1972 13,000
1973 13,000
1974 13,000
1975 13,000
1976 12,000
1977 12,000
1978 11,000
1979 10,000
1980 10,000
1981 10,000
1982 10,000
1983 10,000
1984 10,000
1985 9,000
1986 9,000
1987 9,000
1988 8,000
1989 8,000
1990 7,000
1991 7,000
1992 7,000
1993 7,000
1994 7,000
1995 6,000
1996 6,000
1997 6,000
1998 6,000
1999 5,000
2000 5,000
2001 5,000
2002 5,000
2003 5,000
2004 4,000
2005 4,000
2006 4,000
2007 4,000
2008 4,000
2009 3,000
2010 3,000
2011 3,000

Number of under-five deaths

The value for Number of under-five deaths in Malaysia was 4,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 30,000 in 1961 and a minimum value of 4,000 in 2007.

Definition: Number of deaths between birth and exactly five years of age.

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 30,000
1961 30,000
1962 29,000
1963 29,000
1964 28,000
1965 27,000
1966 25,000
1967 23,000
1968 21,000
1969 20,000
1970 18,000
1971 17,000
1972 17,000
1973 17,000
1974 16,000
1975 16,000
1976 15,000
1977 14,000
1978 13,000
1979 13,000
1980 12,000
1981 12,000
1982 12,000
1983 12,000
1984 11,000
1985 11,000
1986 11,000
1987 10,000
1988 10,000
1989 9,000
1990 9,000
1991 8,000
1992 8,000
1993 8,000
1994 8,000
1995 7,000
1996 7,000
1997 7,000
1998 6,000
1999 6,000
2000 6,000
2001 6,000
2002 6,000
2003 5,000
2004 5,000
2005 5,000
2006 5,000
2007 4,000
2008 4,000
2009 4,000
2010 4,000
2011 4,000

Number of neonatal deaths

The value for Number of neonatal deaths in Malaysia was 2,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4,000 in 1997 and a minimum value of 2,000 in 2006.

Definition: Number of deaths in the first month of life.

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 4,000
1991 4,000
1992 4,000
1993 4,000
1994 4,000
1995 4,000
1996 4,000
1997 4,000
1998 3,000
1999 3,000
2000 3,000
2001 3,000
2002 3,000
2003 3,000
2004 3,000
2005 3,000
2006 2,000
2007 2,000
2008 2,000
2009 2,000
2010 2,000
2011 2,000

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality