São Tomé and Principe - Mortality rate

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in São Tomé and Principe was 88.80 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 47 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 97.10 in 1988 and a minimum value of 88.80 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
1964 95.90
1965 96.20
1966 96.30
1967 95.60
1968 96.20
1969 95.80
1970 95.50
1971 95.60
1972 95.30
1973 95.40
1974 95.90
1975 95.70
1976 96.00
1977 96.10
1978 95.90
1979 96.00
1980 96.40
1981 96.30
1982 96.30
1983 96.50
1984 96.40
1985 96.70
1986 96.90
1987 97.00
1988 97.10
1989 96.80
1990 96.00
1991 96.10
1992 95.40
1993 95.10
1994 95.10
1995 94.10
1996 93.70
1997 93.30
1998 92.80
1999 93.30
2000 92.50
2001 92.30
2002 91.30
2003 91.00
2004 90.20
2005 90.80
2006 90.20
2007 89.60
2008 89.70
2009 89.10
2010 89.10
2011 88.80

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, female (per 1,000 live births) in São Tomé and Principe was 85.60 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 92.60 in 1991 and a minimum value of 85.60 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 92.50
1991 92.60
1992 91.90
1993 91.60
1994 91.60
1995 90.70
1996 90.30
1997 89.90
1998 89.40
1999 89.90
2000 89.10
2001 89.00
2002 88.00
2003 87.70
2004 86.90
2005 87.50
2006 86.90
2007 86.30
2008 86.40
2009 85.90
2010 85.90
2011 85.60

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, male (per 1,000 live births) in São Tomé and Principe was 91.90 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 99.50 in 1991 and a minimum value of 91.90 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 99.40
1991 99.50
1992 98.80
1993 98.40
1994 98.40
1995 97.40
1996 97.00
1997 96.60
1998 96.10
1999 96.60
2000 95.80
2001 95.60
2002 94.50
2003 94.20
2004 93.40
2005 94.00
2006 93.40
2007 92.80
2008 92.90
2009 92.20
2010 92.20
2011 91.90

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in São Tomé and Principe was 29.30 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 30.70 in 1991 and a minimum value of 29.30 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 30.70
1991 30.70
1992 30.60
1993 30.50
1994 30.50
1995 30.30
1996 30.30
1997 30.20
1998 30.10
1999 30.20
2000 30.00
2001 30.00
2002 29.80
2003 29.80
2004 29.60
2005 29.70
2006 29.60
2007 29.50
2008 29.50
2009 29.40
2010 29.40
2011 29.30

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in São Tomé and Principe was 185.79 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 214.50 in 1997 and a minimum value of 185.79 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 214.50
1998 212.88
1999 211.27
2000 209.65
2001 208.03
2002 206.41
2003 204.29
2004 202.17
2005 200.05
2006 197.93
2007 195.81
2008 193.31
2009 190.80
2010 188.29
2011 185.79

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in São Tomé and Principe was 230.13 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 252.87 in 1997 and a minimum value of 230.13 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 252.87
1998 251.75
1999 250.64
2000 249.52
2001 248.41
2002 247.29
2003 245.53
2004 243.77
2005 242.00
2006 240.24
2007 238.48
2008 236.39
2009 234.31
2010 232.22
2011 230.13

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in São Tomé and Principe was 58.20 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 47 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 62.90 in 1988 and a minimum value of 58.20 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
1964 62.20
1965 62.40
1966 62.40
1967 62.00
1968 62.40
1969 62.10
1970 62.00
1971 62.00
1972 61.80
1973 61.90
1974 62.20
1975 62.10
1976 62.20
1977 62.30
1978 62.20
1979 62.20
1980 62.50
1981 62.40
1982 62.40
1983 62.50
1984 62.50
1985 62.60
1986 62.70
1987 62.80
1988 62.90
1989 62.70
1990 62.20
1991 62.30
1992 61.90
1993 61.70
1994 61.70
1995 61.20
1996 60.90
1997 60.70
1998 60.40
1999 60.70
2000 60.30
2001 60.10
2002 59.60
2003 59.40
2004 59.00
2005 59.30
2006 59.00
2007 58.60
2008 58.70
2009 58.30
2010 58.30
2011 58.20

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality