Malaysia - Mortality rate

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in Malaysia was 6.50 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 93.00 in 1960 and a minimum value of 6.50 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
1960 93.00
1961 88.00
1962 83.80
1963 79.30
1964 75.20
1965 71.30
1966 67.50
1967 64.00
1968 60.60
1969 57.40
1970 54.40
1971 51.50
1972 48.80
1973 46.10
1974 43.70
1975 41.40
1976 39.20
1977 37.10
1978 35.00
1979 33.00
1980 31.10
1981 29.30
1982 27.60
1983 26.00
1984 24.50
1985 23.00
1986 21.60
1987 20.40
1988 19.30
1989 18.20
1990 17.20
1991 16.30
1992 15.40
1993 14.60
1994 13.90
1995 13.30
1996 12.70
1997 12.10
1998 11.60
1999 11.10
2000 10.60
2001 10.10
2002 9.70
2003 9.30
2004 8.90
2005 8.50
2006 8.10
2007 7.80
2008 7.40
2009 7.10
2010 6.80
2011 6.50

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, female (per 1,000 live births) in Malaysia was 5.90 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 15.50 in 1990 and a minimum value of 5.90 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 15.50
1991 14.70
1992 13.90
1993 13.20
1994 12.60
1995 12.00
1996 11.50
1997 10.90
1998 10.50
1999 10.00
2000 9.60
2001 9.10
2002 8.80
2003 8.40
2004 8.00
2005 7.70
2006 7.30
2007 7.00
2008 6.70
2009 6.40
2010 6.10
2011 5.90

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, male (per 1,000 live births) in Malaysia was 7.10 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 18.80 in 1990 and a minimum value of 7.10 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 18.80
1991 17.80
1992 16.80
1993 15.90
1994 15.10
1995 14.50
1996 13.80
1997 13.20
1998 12.60
1999 12.10
2000 11.60
2001 11.00
2002 10.60
2003 10.10
2004 9.70
2005 9.30
2006 8.80
2007 8.50
2008 8.10
2009 7.80
2010 7.40
2011 7.10

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Malaysia was 3.40 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 8.60 in 1990 and a minimum value of 3.40 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 8.60
1991 8.20
1992 7.80
1993 7.50
1994 7.10
1995 6.90
1996 6.60
1997 6.30
1998 6.00
1999 5.80
2000 5.60
2001 5.30
2002 5.10
2003 4.90
2004 4.70
2005 4.50
2006 4.30
2007 4.10
2008 3.90
2009 3.70
2010 3.60
2011 3.40

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Malaysia was 72.52 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 104.46 in 1997 and a minimum value of 72.52 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 104.46
1998 101.92
1999 99.39
2000 96.86
2001 94.33
2002 91.80
2003 89.60
2004 87.40
2005 85.19
2006 82.99
2007 80.79
2008 78.72
2009 76.66
2010 74.59
2011 72.52

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Malaysia was 143.78 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 179.44 in 1997 and a minimum value of 143.78 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 179.44
1998 177.13
1999 174.81
2000 172.50
2001 170.19
2002 167.87
2003 165.74
2004 163.60
2005 161.47
2006 159.33
2007 157.20
2008 153.84
2009 150.49
2010 147.13
2011 143.78

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Malaysia was 5.60 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 67.50 in 1960 and a minimum value of 5.60 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 67.50
1961 64.30
1962 61.70
1963 58.80
1964 56.20
1965 53.70
1966 51.30
1967 49.00
1968 46.70
1969 44.60
1970 42.50
1971 40.50
1972 38.70
1973 36.80
1974 35.10
1975 33.40
1976 31.90
1977 30.30
1978 28.80
1979 27.30
1980 25.90
1981 24.50
1982 23.20
1983 21.90
1984 20.70
1985 19.50
1986 18.40
1987 17.40
1988 16.50
1989 15.60
1990 14.80
1991 14.00
1992 13.20
1993 12.60
1994 12.00
1995 11.40
1996 10.90
1997 10.40
1998 10.00
1999 9.50
2000 9.10
2001 8.70
2002 8.30
2003 8.00
2004 7.60
2005 7.30
2006 6.90
2007 6.70
2008 6.30
2009 6.10
2010 5.80
2011 5.60

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality