Nigeria - Mortality rate

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in Nigeria was 108.80 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 327.50 in 1964 and a minimum value of 108.80 in 2015.

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. Projected data are from the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects; and may in some cases not be consistent with data before the current year.

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Year Value
1964 327.50
1965 320.50
1966 313.80
1967 307.00
1968 300.00
1969 292.60
1970 284.90
1971 277.10
1972 268.90
1973 260.40
1974 252.30
1975 244.30
1976 236.80
1977 229.90
1978 223.80
1979 218.60
1980 214.40
1981 211.50
1982 209.60
1983 208.90
1984 208.80
1985 209.50
1986 210.60
1987 211.50
1988 212.20
1989 212.60
1990 212.50
1991 212.20
1992 211.70
1993 211.00
1994 209.70
1995 207.80
1996 205.10
1997 201.40
1998 197.00
1999 192.00
2000 186.80
2001 181.30
2002 175.60
2003 169.90
2004 164.10
2005 158.10
2006 152.20
2007 146.40
2008 140.90
2009 135.50
2010 130.30
2011 125.50
2012 120.90
2013 116.60
2014 112.50
2015 108.80

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 201.60
2000 177.70
2010 123.10
2015 102.30

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 222.90
2000 195.50
2010 137.30
2015 114.90

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Nigeria was 34.30 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 51.40 in 1995 and a minimum value of 34.30 in 2015.

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 50.40
1991 50.70
1992 51.10
1993 51.30
1994 51.40
1995 51.40
1996 51.10
1997 50.70
1998 50.10
1999 49.30
2000 48.30
2001 47.20
2002 46.10
2003 45.00
2004 43.80
2005 42.70
2006 41.60
2007 40.70
2008 39.80
2009 39.00
2010 38.20
2011 37.40
2012 36.50
2013 35.80
2014 35.00
2015 34.30

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Nigeria was 345.53 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 453.78 in 1960 and a minimum value of 345.53 in 2014.

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 age-specific mortality rates of the specified year between those ages.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects. (2) University of California, Berkeley, and Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. Human Mortality Database.

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Year Value
1960 453.78
1961 448.54
1962 443.31
1963 439.26
1964 435.21
1965 431.16
1966 427.11
1967 423.07
1968 418.61
1969 414.14
1970 409.68
1971 405.22
1972 400.76
1973 395.96
1974 391.16
1975 386.36
1976 381.56
1977 376.76
1978 373.17
1979 369.58
1980 365.99
1981 362.41
1982 358.82
1983 358.98
1984 359.14
1985 359.30
1986 359.46
1987 359.62
1988 359.76
1989 359.90
1990 360.04
1991 360.18
1992 360.32
1993 363.80
1994 367.28
1995 370.75
1996 374.23
1997 377.71
1998 380.91
1999 384.12
2000 387.33
2001 390.53
2002 393.74
2003 389.44
2004 385.14
2005 380.84
2006 376.54
2007 372.24
2008 368.10
2009 363.96
2010 359.82
2011 355.68
2012 351.54
2013 348.54
2014 345.53

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Nigeria was 378.57 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 514.82 in 1960 and a minimum value of 378.57 in 2014.

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 age-specific mortality rates of the specified year between those ages.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects. (2) University of California, Berkeley, and Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. Human Mortality Database.

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Year Value
1960 514.82
1961 509.08
1962 503.35
1963 498.93
1964 494.52
1965 490.10
1966 485.69
1967 481.27
1968 476.43
1969 471.58
1970 466.74
1971 461.89
1972 457.05
1973 451.85
1974 446.65
1975 441.46
1976 436.26
1977 431.07
1978 427.15
1979 423.24
1980 419.33
1981 415.41
1982 411.50
1983 411.62
1984 411.75
1985 411.87
1986 412.00
1987 412.12
1988 412.31
1989 412.49
1990 412.67
1991 412.86
1992 413.04
1993 413.89
1994 414.74
1995 415.59
1996 416.44
1997 417.29
1998 419.28
1999 421.27
2000 423.26
2001 425.25
2002 427.24
2003 421.85
2004 416.46
2005 411.07
2006 405.67
2007 400.28
2008 396.87
2009 393.47
2010 390.06
2011 386.66
2012 383.25
2013 380.91
2014 378.57

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 115.30
2000 102.60
2010 74.00
2015 62.90

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Nigeria was 69.40 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 195.40 in 1964 and a minimum value of 69.40 in 2015.

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. Projected data are from the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects; and may in some cases not be consistent with data before the current year.

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Year Value
1964 195.40
1965 191.00
1966 186.80
1967 182.60
1968 178.20
1969 173.70
1970 168.90
1971 164.10
1972 159.20
1973 154.10
1974 149.20
1975 144.40
1976 139.90
1977 135.80
1978 132.20
1979 129.30
1980 127.00
1981 125.40
1982 124.40
1983 123.90
1984 123.90
1985 124.30
1986 124.90
1987 125.40
1988 125.80
1989 126.00
1990 125.90
1991 125.80
1992 125.50
1993 125.10
1994 124.40
1995 123.40
1996 121.90
1997 119.90
1998 117.50
1999 114.80
2000 112.00
2001 109.00
2002 105.90
2003 102.90
2004 99.80
2005 96.60
2006 93.40
2007 90.30
2008 87.30
2009 84.30
2010 81.50
2011 78.80
2012 76.20
2013 73.80
2014 71.50
2015 69.40

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 136.10
2000 120.90
2010 88.70
2015 75.70

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality