Samoa - Mortality rate

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in Samoa was 18.70 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 28 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 43.30 in 1983 and a minimum value of 18.70 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
1983 43.30
1984 40.70
1985 38.60
1986 36.50
1987 34.60
1988 32.90
1989 31.20
1990 29.50
1991 28.00
1992 26.40
1993 25.70
1994 25.20
1995 24.70
1996 24.40
1997 23.90
1998 23.50
1999 23.10
2000 22.70
2001 22.30
2002 21.90
2003 21.50
2004 21.20
2005 20.90
2006 20.50
2007 20.00
2008 19.80
2009 19.30
2010 18.90
2011 18.70

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, female (per 1,000 live births) in Samoa was 16.30 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 25.70 in 1990 and a minimum value of 16.30 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 25.70
1991 24.40
1992 23.00
1993 22.40
1994 21.90
1995 21.50
1996 21.30
1997 20.80
1998 20.50
1999 20.10
2000 19.80
2001 19.40
2002 19.10
2003 18.70
2004 18.50
2005 18.20
2006 17.90
2007 17.40
2008 17.20
2009 16.80
2010 16.50
2011 16.30

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5, male (per 1,000 live births) in Samoa was 20.90 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 33.00 in 1990 and a minimum value of 20.90 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 33.00
1991 31.30
1992 29.60
1993 28.80
1994 28.20
1995 27.60
1996 27.30
1997 26.80
1998 26.30
1999 25.90
2000 25.40
2001 25.00
2002 24.50
2003 24.10
2004 23.70
2005 23.40
2006 22.90
2007 22.40
2008 22.20
2009 21.60
2010 21.20
2011 20.90

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Samoa was 7.70 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 11.20 in 1990 and a minimum value of 7.70 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 11.20
1991 10.70
1992 10.30
1993 10.00
1994 9.90
1995 9.70
1996 9.60
1997 9.50
1998 9.30
1999 9.20
2000 9.10
2001 8.90
2002 8.80
2003 8.70
2004 8.60
2005 8.50
2006 8.30
2007 8.20
2008 8.10
2009 7.90
2010 7.80
2011 7.70

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Samoa was 102.84 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 144.40 in 1997 and a minimum value of 102.84 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 144.40
1998 140.67
1999 136.95
2000 133.23
2001 129.50
2002 125.78
2003 122.92
2004 120.06
2005 117.20
2006 114.33
2007 111.47
2008 109.32
2009 107.16
2010 105.00
2011 102.84

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Samoa was 173.01 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 237.71 in 1997 and a minimum value of 173.01 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 237.71
1998 232.26
1999 226.80
2000 221.35
2001 215.89
2002 210.43
2003 205.96
2004 201.49
2005 197.02
2006 192.55
2007 188.09
2008 184.32
2009 180.55
2010 176.78
2011 173.01

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Samoa was 16.00 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 28 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 34.80 in 1983 and a minimum value of 16.00 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
1983 34.80
1984 32.90
1985 31.40
1986 29.90
1987 28.50
1988 27.20
1989 25.90
1990 24.60
1991 23.50
1992 22.20
1993 21.70
1994 21.30
1995 20.90
1996 20.70
1997 20.30
1998 19.90
1999 19.60
2000 19.30
2001 19.00
2002 18.70
2003 18.30
2004 18.10
2005 17.80
2006 17.50
2007 17.10
2008 16.90
2009 16.50
2010 16.20
2011 16.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality