Mauritania - Mortality rate

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in Mauritania was 90.10 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 254.80 in 1960 and a minimum value of 90.10 in 2013.

Definition: Under-five mortality rate is the probability per 1,000 that a newborn baby will die before reaching age five, if subject to age-specific mortality rates of the specified year.

Source: Estimates Developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org. Data for 2015 onwards are projections and from United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects. Therefore there may be some cases that the data are not consistent with the data before 2015.

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Year Value
1960 254.80
1961 248.40
1962 241.90
1963 235.40
1964 229.00
1965 222.40
1966 215.90
1967 209.40
1968 203.60
1969 198.50
1970 194.90
1971 192.30
1972 190.50
1973 189.10
1974 187.50
1975 184.90
1976 181.50
1977 177.40
1978 172.80
1979 168.00
1980 163.30
1981 158.70
1982 154.00
1983 149.10
1984 144.00
1985 138.40
1986 133.00
1987 128.00
1988 123.80
1989 120.50
1990 117.80
1991 115.90
1992 114.60
1993 113.80
1994 113.50
1995 113.40
1996 113.30
1997 113.30
1998 113.30
1999 113.30
2000 113.10
2001 112.90
2002 112.70
2003 112.10
2004 111.30
2005 110.00
2006 108.10
2007 105.90
2008 103.40
2009 100.80
2010 98.20
2011 95.60
2012 92.90
2013 90.10

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

Definition: Under-five mortality rate, female is the probability per 1,000 that a newborn female baby will die before reaching age five, if subject to female age-specific mortality rates of the specified year.

Source: Estimates developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org.

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Year Value
1990 108.50
2000 103.40
2010 89.50
2013 81.70

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

Definition: Under-five mortality rate, male is the probability per 1,000 that a newborn male baby will die before reaching age five, if subject to male age-specific mortality rates of the specified year.

Source: Estimates developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org.

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Year Value
1990 126.60
2000 122.30
2010 106.50
2013 98.10

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Mauritania was 34.80 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 23 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 41.00 in 1990 and a minimum value of 34.80 in 2013.

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: Estimates developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org.

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Year Value
1990 41.00
1991 40.60
1992 40.40
1993 40.20
1994 40.10
1995 40.10
1996 40.10
1997 40.10
1998 40.10
1999 40.10
2000 40.00
2001 40.00
2002 40.00
2003 39.80
2004 39.70
2005 39.40
2006 39.00
2007 38.50
2008 37.90
2009 37.40
2010 36.80
2011 36.20
2012 35.50
2013 34.80

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Mauritania was 185.63 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 384.46 in 1960 and a minimum value of 185.63 in 2013.

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 384.46
1961 375.37
1962 366.28
1963 359.13
1964 351.99
1965 344.85
1966 337.71
1967 330.57
1968 324.64
1969 318.72
1970 312.80
1971 306.88
1972 300.96
1973 294.97
1974 288.99
1975 283.00
1976 277.02
1977 271.03
1978 265.76
1979 260.49
1980 255.23
1981 249.96
1982 244.69
1983 241.54
1984 238.39
1985 235.24
1986 232.09
1987 228.94
1988 226.50
1989 224.06
1990 221.63
1991 219.19
1992 216.76
1993 215.23
1994 213.71
1995 212.18
1996 210.65
1997 209.13
1998 207.77
1999 206.41
2000 205.05
2001 203.69
2002 202.33
2003 200.71
2004 199.09
2005 197.47
2006 195.86
2007 194.24
2008 192.76
2009 191.28
2010 189.80
2011 188.32
2012 186.85
2013 185.63

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Mauritania was 233.02 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 426.87 in 1960 and a minimum value of 233.02 in 2013.

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 426.87
1961 419.13
1962 411.38
1963 405.53
1964 399.68
1965 393.82
1966 387.97
1967 382.12
1968 377.21
1969 372.31
1970 367.41
1971 362.50
1972 357.60
1973 352.32
1974 347.05
1975 341.77
1976 336.49
1977 331.22
1978 324.18
1979 317.15
1980 310.11
1981 303.08
1982 296.04
1983 291.86
1984 287.68
1985 283.50
1986 279.32
1987 275.14
1988 272.98
1989 270.82
1990 268.66
1991 266.50
1992 264.34
1993 263.12
1994 261.90
1995 260.68
1996 259.46
1997 258.24
1998 257.24
1999 256.25
2000 255.26
2001 254.26
2002 253.27
2003 250.94
2004 248.62
2005 246.29
2006 243.96
2007 241.64
2008 240.12
2009 238.61
2010 237.10
2011 235.59
2012 234.07
2013 233.02

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

Definition: Infant mortality rate, female is the number of female infants dying before reaching one year of age, per 1,000 female live births in a given year.

Source: Estimates developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org.

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Year Value
1990 69.00
2000 66.80
2010 62.00
2013 59.30

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Mauritania was 67.10 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 134.50 in 1960 and a minimum value of 67.10 in 2013.

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: Estimates Developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org. Data for 2015 onwards are projections and from United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects. Therefore there may be some cases that the data are not consistent with the data before 2015.

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Year Value
1960 134.50
1961 131.70
1962 128.80
1963 126.10
1964 123.30
1965 120.50
1966 117.70
1967 115.00
1968 112.60
1969 110.40
1970 108.90
1971 107.90
1972 107.10
1973 106.50
1974 105.90
1975 104.80
1976 103.40
1977 101.70
1978 99.80
1979 97.90
1980 96.00
1981 94.10
1982 92.20
1983 90.20
1984 88.20
1985 85.90
1986 83.80
1987 81.90
1988 80.20
1989 78.90
1990 77.80
1991 77.10
1992 76.60
1993 76.30
1994 76.10
1995 76.10
1996 76.10
1997 76.10
1998 76.10
1999 76.10
2000 76.00
2001 75.90
2002 75.80
2003 75.60
2004 75.30
2005 74.80
2006 74.00
2007 73.20
2008 72.20
2009 71.20
2010 70.20
2011 69.20
2012 68.20
2013 67.10

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

Definition: Infant mortality rate, male is the number of male infants dying before reaching one year of age, per 1,000 male live births in a given year.

Source: Estimates developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org.

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Year Value
1990 86.20
2000 84.70
2010 78.10
2013 74.80

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality