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 117.40 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 313.30 in 1962 and a minimum value of 117.40 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
1962 313.30
1963 311.30
1964 309.10
1965 306.80
1966 304.60
1967 301.40
1968 297.40
1969 292.60
1970 287.00
1971 280.60
1972 273.10
1973 265.10
1974 256.90
1975 249.00
1976 241.00
1977 233.90
1978 227.90
1979 222.30
1980 217.80
1981 214.40
1982 212.20
1983 211.20
1984 210.90
1985 211.30
1986 212.00
1987 212.80
1988 213.20
1989 213.40
1990 213.20
1991 212.80
1992 212.20
1993 211.40
1994 210.30
1995 208.50
1996 205.90
1997 202.40
1998 198.00
1999 193.00
2000 187.70
2001 182.20
2002 176.50
2003 170.70
2004 164.80
2005 158.90
2006 153.00
2007 147.40
2008 141.80
2009 136.20
2010 131.10
2011 126.20
2012 121.60
2013 117.40

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 202.20
2000 178.60
2010 123.90
2013 110.70

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 223.70
2000 196.40
2010 138.00
2013 123.80

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Nigeria was 37.40 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 23 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 51.70 in 1991 and a minimum value of 37.40 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 51.70
1991 51.70
1992 51.60
1993 51.50
1994 51.40
1995 51.20
1996 50.80
1997 50.40
1998 49.80
1999 49.20
2000 48.50
2001 47.80
2002 47.00
2003 46.10
2004 45.30
2005 44.40
2006 43.50
2007 42.60
2008 41.70
2009 40.80
2010 39.90
2011 39.00
2012 38.20
2013 37.40

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Nigeria was 347.39 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 453.78 in 1960 and a minimum value of 347.39 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 453.78
1961 448.54
1962 443.31
1963 439.26
1964 435.21
1965 431.16
1966 427.11
1967 423.07
1968 418.60
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 347.39

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Nigeria was 379.67 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 514.82 in 1960 and a minimum value of 379.67 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 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 386.65
2012 383.25
2013 379.67

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 115.50
2000 103.00
2010 74.30
2013 67.30

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Nigeria was 74.30 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 186.40 in 1962 and a minimum value of 74.30 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
1962 186.40
1963 185.20
1964 183.90
1965 182.40
1966 181.00
1967 179.00
1968 176.60
1969 173.70
1970 170.20
1971 166.30
1972 161.70
1973 156.90
1974 152.00
1975 147.20
1976 142.50
1977 138.20
1978 134.60
1979 131.40
1980 128.90
1981 127.00
1982 125.80
1983 125.20
1984 125.10
1985 125.30
1986 125.70
1987 126.10
1988 126.30
1989 126.40
1990 126.30
1991 126.10
1992 125.80
1993 125.30
1994 124.70
1995 123.70
1996 122.30
1997 120.40
1998 118.00
1999 115.30
2000 112.50
2001 109.50
2002 106.40
2003 103.30
2004 100.20
2005 97.10
2006 93.90
2007 90.80
2008 87.70
2009 84.70
2010 81.90
2011 79.20
2012 76.60
2013 74.30

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 136.60
2000 121.50
2010 89.20
2013 80.90

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality