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 87.40 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 207.20 in 1960 and a minimum value of 87.40 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
1960 207.20
1961 203.50
1962 200.00
1963 196.60
1964 193.70
1965 191.50
1966 189.60
1967 188.10
1968 186.60
1969 184.30
1970 181.10
1971 176.80
1972 171.90
1973 167.10
1974 162.80
1975 159.50
1976 157.50
1977 156.90
1978 157.30
1979 157.90
1980 159.20
1981 160.50
1982 162.70
1983 165.90
1984 170.00
1985 174.60
1986 179.50
1987 184.00
1988 187.70
1989 190.60
1990 192.50
1991 193.40
1992 193.50
1993 192.70
1994 190.90
1995 188.10
1996 185.10
1997 182.20
1998 179.00
1999 174.60
2000 168.80
2001 161.30
2002 152.30
2003 143.30
2004 134.80
2005 126.80
2006 120.20
2007 114.60
2008 109.70
2009 105.10
2010 101.40
2011 95.90
2012 89.80
2013 87.40

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 183.00
2000 159.30
2010 94.90
2013 81.50

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 201.50
2000 177.90
2010 107.50
2013 93.10

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Zambia was 29.30 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 23 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 43.90 in 1990 and a minimum value of 29.30 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 43.90
1991 43.70
1992 43.50
1993 43.20
1994 42.80
1995 42.30
1996 41.80
1997 41.40
1998 41.00
1999 40.40
2000 39.50
2001 38.40
2002 36.80
2003 35.20
2004 33.70
2005 32.50
2006 31.60
2007 31.00
2008 30.60
2009 30.40
2010 30.60
2011 30.30
2012 29.50
2013 29.30

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Zambia was 267.83 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 653.29 in 1997 and a minimum value of 267.83 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 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 318.31
1974 316.43
1975 314.54
1976 312.65
1977 310.76
1978 318.40
1979 326.04
1980 333.68
1981 341.32
1982 348.96
1983 372.79
1984 396.63
1985 420.47
1986 444.30
1987 468.14
1988 494.04
1989 519.95
1990 545.86
1991 571.76
1992 597.67
1993 608.79
1994 619.92
1995 631.04
1996 642.17
1997 653.29
1998 647.80
1999 642.31
2000 636.83
2001 631.34
2002 625.85
2003 590.76
2004 555.68
2005 520.59
2006 485.51
2007 450.42
2008 416.02
2009 381.62
2010 347.23
2011 312.83
2012 278.43
2013 267.83

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Zambia was 324.93 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 644.17 in 1997 and a minimum value of 324.93 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 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 376.10
1974 375.03
1975 373.95
1976 372.88
1977 371.80
1978 379.95
1979 388.09
1980 396.24
1981 404.38
1982 412.52
1983 432.72
1984 452.91
1985 473.10
1986 493.29
1987 513.48
1988 532.72
1989 551.96
1990 571.20
1991 590.44
1992 609.68
1993 616.57
1994 623.47
1995 630.37
1996 637.27
1997 644.17
1998 637.51
1999 630.85
2000 624.18
2001 617.52
2002 610.86
2003 580.38
2004 549.90
2005 519.42
2006 488.94
2007 458.47
2008 433.45
2009 408.44
2010 383.43
2011 358.42
2012 333.40
2013 324.93

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 106.70
2000 92.40
2010 58.10
2013 50.90

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Zambia was 55.80 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 123.10 in 1960 and a minimum value of 55.80 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
1960 123.10
1961 121.00
1962 119.10
1963 117.30
1964 115.70
1965 114.50
1966 113.50
1967 112.70
1968 111.80
1969 110.60
1970 108.80
1971 106.60
1972 104.00
1973 101.50
1974 99.20
1975 97.40
1976 96.30
1977 96.00
1978 96.20
1979 96.50
1980 97.30
1981 98.00
1982 99.20
1983 100.90
1984 103.10
1985 105.60
1986 108.10
1987 110.50
1988 112.30
1989 113.80
1990 114.50
1991 114.90
1992 114.80
1993 114.10
1994 112.80
1995 111.00
1996 109.10
1997 107.20
1998 105.20
1999 102.70
2000 99.50
2001 95.40
2002 90.60
2003 85.60
2004 80.80
2005 76.40
2006 72.90
2007 69.80
2008 67.30
2009 64.80
2010 63.50
2011 59.30
2012 57.10
2013 55.80

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 122.10
2000 106.30
2010 68.50
2013 60.40

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality