Mauritania - 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
2001 43.00
2004 48.00
2007 44.20

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
2001 49.00
2004 50.00
2007 53.00

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in Mauritania was 112.10 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 242.50 in 1960 and a minimum value of 112.10 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
1960 242.50
1961 236.10
1962 230.40
1963 224.30
1964 219.30
1965 215.00
1966 210.90
1967 208.20
1968 204.60
1969 200.90
1970 197.40
1971 193.60
1972 189.90
1973 186.50
1974 182.80
1975 179.50
1976 176.70
1977 173.50
1978 169.00
1979 164.10
1980 158.90
1981 153.40
1982 148.40
1983 144.00
1984 139.90
1985 136.50
1986 133.50
1987 131.70
1988 128.90
1989 126.40
1990 124.70
1991 123.60
1992 122.90
1993 122.20
1994 121.40
1995 120.60
1996 119.70
1997 119.10
1998 118.70
1999 117.90
2000 117.90
2001 117.20
2002 116.60
2003 116.40
2004 115.90
2005 115.50
2006 114.50
2007 114.30
2008 113.70
2009 113.40
2010 112.90
2011 112.10

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, female (per 1,000 live births) in Mauritania was 103.60 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 115.30 in 1990 and a minimum value of 103.60 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 115.30
1991 114.20
1992 113.60
1993 113.00
1994 112.20
1995 111.50
1996 110.60
1997 110.10
1998 109.70
1999 109.00
2000 109.00
2001 108.30
2002 107.80
2003 107.60
2004 107.10
2005 106.80
2006 105.80
2007 105.60
2008 105.10
2009 104.80
2010 104.40
2011 103.60

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, male (per 1,000 live births) in Mauritania was 120.00 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 133.50 in 1990 and a minimum value of 120.00 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
1990 133.50
1991 132.30
1992 131.50
1993 130.80
1994 129.90
1995 129.10
1996 128.10
1997 127.50
1998 127.00
1999 126.20
2000 126.20
2001 125.40
2002 124.80
2003 124.60
2004 124.00
2005 123.60
2006 122.50
2007 122.30
2008 121.70
2009 121.40
2010 120.80
2011 120.00

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Mauritania was 40.40 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 42.80 in 1990 and a minimum value of 40.40 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 42.80
1991 42.60
1992 42.50
1993 42.30
1994 42.20
1995 42.00
1996 41.90
1997 41.70
1998 41.70
1999 41.50
2000 41.50
2001 41.40
2002 41.30
2003 41.20
2004 41.10
2005 41.00
2006 40.80
2007 40.80
2008 40.70
2009 40.60
2010 40.50
2011 40.40

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Mauritania was 216.54 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 238.61 in 1997 and a minimum value of 216.54 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 238.61
1998 237.62
1999 236.62
2000 235.63
2001 234.64
2002 233.65
2003 232.79
2004 231.93
2005 231.08
2006 230.22
2007 229.37
2008 226.16
2009 222.95
2010 219.75
2011 216.54

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Mauritania was 286.38 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 308.38 in 1997 and a minimum value of 286.38 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 308.38
1998 307.25
1999 306.13
2000 305.00
2001 303.87
2002 302.74
2003 302.00
2004 301.27
2005 300.54
2006 299.80
2007 299.07
2008 295.89
2009 292.72
2010 289.55
2011 286.38

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Mauritania was 75.60 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 129.10 in 1960 and a minimum value of 75.60 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 129.10
1961 126.40
1962 123.90
1963 121.30
1964 119.20
1965 117.40
1966 115.60
1967 114.50
1968 113.00
1969 111.40
1970 110.00
1971 108.40
1972 106.90
1973 105.50
1974 103.90
1975 102.60
1976 101.40
1977 100.10
1978 98.30
1979 96.30
1980 94.20
1981 92.00
1982 89.90
1983 88.20
1984 86.60
1985 85.20
1986 84.00
1987 83.30
1988 82.20
1989 81.20
1990 80.50
1991 80.10
1992 79.80
1993 79.60
1994 79.20
1995 78.90
1996 78.60
1997 78.30
1998 78.20
1999 77.90
2000 77.90
2001 77.60
2002 77.40
2003 77.30
2004 77.10
2005 76.90
2006 76.50
2007 76.50
2008 76.20
2009 76.10
2010 75.90
2011 75.60

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality