Zambia - Mortality rate

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in Zambia was 64.00 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 207.30 in 1960 and a minimum value of 64.00 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
1960 207.30
1961 203.00
1962 199.00
1963 195.40
1964 192.30
1965 190.30
1966 189.00
1967 188.20
1968 187.10
1969 185.00
1970 181.60
1971 176.70
1972 171.10
1973 165.40
1974 160.70
1975 157.20
1976 155.40
1977 155.00
1978 155.40
1979 156.00
1980 156.80
1981 158.50
1982 160.90
1983 164.50
1984 169.20
1985 174.70
1986 180.10
1987 184.70
1988 188.00
1989 190.00
1990 190.60
1991 190.30
1992 189.40
1993 187.50
1994 184.50
1995 181.10
1996 178.10
1997 175.70
1998 172.90
1999 169.10
2000 163.10
2001 154.20
2002 142.90
2003 131.20
2004 120.60
2005 111.70
2006 104.50
2007 98.00
2008 93.10
2009 87.40
2010 82.10
2011 78.60
2012 74.40
2013 70.20
2014 66.60
2015 64.00

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 181.60
2000 154.00
2010 76.20
2015 58.90

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 199.30
2000 171.80
2010 87.80
2015 68.90

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Zambia was 21.40 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 36.20 in 1990 and a minimum value of 21.40 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 36.20
1991 35.70
1992 35.10
1993 34.60
1994 34.40
1995 34.40
1996 34.60
1997 34.90
1998 35.00
1999 35.00
2000 34.50
2001 33.60
2002 32.30
2003 30.70
2004 29.30
2005 28.00
2006 27.10
2007 26.50
2008 26.00
2009 25.60
2010 25.00
2011 24.40
2012 23.50
2013 22.80
2014 22.00
2015 21.40

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Zambia was 270.21 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 575.69 in 1997 and a minimum value of 270.21 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 367.32
1961 363.39
1962 359.46
1963 356.09
1964 352.73
1965 349.36
1966 346.00
1967 342.63
1968 338.15
1969 333.66
1970 329.18
1971 324.69
1972 320.20
1973 317.42
1974 314.64
1975 311.86
1976 309.08
1977 306.30
1978 309.54
1979 312.79
1980 316.04
1981 319.28
1982 322.53
1983 340.06
1984 357.60
1985 375.14
1986 392.67
1987 410.21
1988 432.15
1989 454.09
1990 476.03
1991 497.98
1992 519.92
1993 531.07
1994 542.23
1995 553.38
1996 564.53
1997 575.69
1998 573.15
1999 570.61
2000 568.08
2001 565.54
2002 563.00
2003 530.82
2004 498.64
2005 466.46
2006 434.29
2007 402.11
2008 381.01
2009 359.92
2010 338.83
2011 317.74
2012 296.64
2013 283.43
2014 270.21

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Zambia was 331.00 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 620.78 in 1997 and a minimum value of 331.00 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 424.64
1961 420.18
1962 415.73
1963 412.39
1964 409.04
1965 405.70
1966 402.36
1967 399.02
1968 394.65
1969 390.28
1970 385.91
1971 381.55
1972 377.18
1973 374.90
1974 372.61
1975 370.33
1976 368.05
1977 365.77
1978 373.01
1979 380.24
1980 387.48
1981 394.72
1982 401.95
1983 423.89
1984 445.83
1985 467.76
1986 489.70
1987 511.63
1988 529.56
1989 547.50
1990 565.43
1991 583.36
1992 601.29
1993 605.19
1994 609.09
1995 612.98
1996 616.88
1997 620.78
1998 612.33
1999 603.87
2000 595.42
2001 586.97
2002 578.52
2003 546.24
2004 513.96
2005 481.68
2006 449.41
2007 417.13
2008 402.65
2009 388.18
2010 373.71
2011 359.23
2012 344.76
2013 337.88
2014 331.00

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 105.70
2000 90.80
2010 48.20
2015 39.20

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Zambia was 43.30 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 123.20 in 1960 and a minimum value of 43.30 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
1960 123.20
1961 120.90
1962 118.70
1963 116.70
1964 115.10
1965 114.00
1966 113.30
1967 112.90
1968 112.20
1969 111.10
1970 109.30
1971 106.70
1972 103.70
1973 100.70
1974 98.10
1975 96.30
1976 95.30
1977 95.10
1978 95.30
1979 95.60
1980 96.10
1981 97.00
1982 98.30
1983 100.20
1984 102.70
1985 105.60
1986 108.30
1987 110.60
1988 112.20
1989 113.10
1990 113.30
1991 113.00
1992 112.40
1993 111.30
1994 109.70
1995 107.80
1996 106.10
1997 104.60
1998 103.10
1999 100.90
2000 97.60
2001 92.70
2002 86.50
2003 80.00
2004 73.90
2005 68.70
2006 64.90
2007 61.30
2008 58.70
2009 55.60
2010 52.90
2011 51.10
2012 49.00
2013 46.50
2014 44.70
2015 43.30

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 120.40
2000 104.00
2010 57.40
2015 47.20

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality