Belgium - Mortality rate

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in Belgium was 3.90 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 33.90 in 1960 and a minimum value of 3.90 in 2016.

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.

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Year Value
1960 33.90
1961 32.40
1962 31.20
1963 30.00
1964 28.90
1965 27.90
1966 27.00
1967 26.20
1968 25.50
1969 24.80
1970 24.00
1971 23.00
1972 21.90
1973 20.80
1974 19.60
1975 18.60
1976 17.60
1977 16.70
1978 15.90
1979 15.20
1980 14.50
1981 13.90
1982 13.30
1983 12.70
1984 12.20
1985 11.80
1986 11.40
1987 11.00
1988 10.70
1989 10.30
1990 10.00
1991 9.60
1992 9.20
1993 8.70
1994 8.20
1995 7.60
1996 7.10
1997 6.70
1998 6.40
1999 6.10
2000 5.90
2001 5.70
2002 5.50
2003 5.30
2004 5.20
2005 5.00
2006 4.90
2007 4.80
2008 4.70
2009 4.60
2010 4.50
2011 4.40
2012 4.30
2013 4.20
2014 4.10
2015 4.00
2016 3.90

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 8.60
2000 5.20
2010 3.90
2015 3.60
2016 3.50

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 11.30
2000 6.50
2010 5.00
2015 4.50
2016 4.40

Mortality from CVD, cancer, diabetes or CRD between exact ages 30 and 70 (%)

Definition: Mortality from CVD, cancer, diabetes or CRD is the percent of 30-year-old-people who would die before their 70th birthday from any of cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes, or chronic respiratory disease, assuming that s/he would experience current mortality rates at every age and s/he would not die from any other cause of death (e.g., injuries or HIV/AIDS).

Source: World Health Organization, Global Health Observatory Data Repository (http://apps.who.int/ghodata/).

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Year Value
2000 15.00
2005 14.00
2010 13.00
2015 12.00

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Belgium was 2.20 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 20.00 in 1960 and a minimum value of 2.20 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
1960 20.00
1961 18.80
1962 17.70
1963 16.90
1964 16.60
1965 16.40
1966 16.20
1967 15.80
1968 15.30
1969 14.60
1970 14.00
1971 13.50
1972 13.10
1973 12.60
1974 12.10
1975 11.40
1976 10.50
1977 9.60
1978 8.80
1979 8.10
1980 7.60
1981 7.20
1982 6.80
1983 6.40
1984 6.00
1985 5.70
1986 5.50
1987 5.30
1988 5.00
1989 4.80
1990 4.60
1991 4.40
1992 4.20
1993 4.10
1994 3.90
1995 3.80
1996 3.70
1997 3.50
1998 3.30
1999 3.10
2000 3.00
2001 2.90
2002 2.80
2003 2.70
2004 2.70
2005 2.60
2006 2.60
2007 2.50
2008 2.50
2009 2.40
2010 2.30
2011 2.30
2012 2.30
2013 2.30
2014 2.30
2015 2.20
2016 2.20

Suicide mortality rate (per 100,000 population)

Definition: Suicide mortality rate is the number of suicide deaths in a year per 100,000 population.

Source: World Health Organization, Global Health Observatory Data Repository (http://apps.who.int/ghodata/).

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Year Value
2000 22.60
2005 20.50
2010 20.30
2015 20.50

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Belgium was 53.91 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 109.74 in 1960 and a minimum value of 53.22 in 2014.

Definition: Adult mortality rate, female, is the probability of dying between the ages of 15 and 60--that is, the probability of a 15-year-old female dying before reaching age 60, if subject to age-specific mortality rates of the specified year between those ages.

Source: (1) The United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects. (2) University of California, Berkeley, and Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. The Human Mortality Database.

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Year Value
1960 109.74
1961 104.90
1962 109.02
1963 108.09
1964 106.72
1965 108.23
1966 107.44
1967 104.84
1968 106.24
1969 106.74
1970 105.34
1971 102.81
1972 102.26
1973 100.64
1974 99.25
1975 100.22
1976 98.69
1977 96.09
1978 96.10
1979 93.71
1980 90.86
1981 88.34
1982 88.48
1983 88.36
1984 83.77
1985 81.79
1986 82.04
1987 78.65
1988 76.65
1989 76.56
1990 75.07
1991 72.28
1992 73.37
1993 71.63
1994 73.23
1995 71.34
1996 70.64
1997 70.73
1998 70.92
1999 67.42
2000 68.60
2001 67.76
2002 66.94
2003 65.41
2004 62.81
2005 62.20
2006 61.10
2007 63.04
2008 61.64
2009 61.09
2010 59.25
2011 59.44
2012 57.00
2013 57.44
2014 53.22
2015 53.91

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Belgium was 89.28 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 209.30 in 1960 and a minimum value of 89.28 in 2015.

Definition: Adult mortality rate, male, is the probability of dying between the ages of 15 and 60--that is, the probability of a 15-year-old male dying before reaching age 60, if subject to age-specific mortality rates of the specified year between those ages.

Source: (1) The United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects. (2) University of California, Berkeley, and Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. The Human Mortality Database.

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Year Value
1960 209.30
1961 200.35
1962 201.73
1963 203.09
1964 200.22
1965 203.92
1966 195.77
1967 196.98
1968 198.98
1969 199.27
1970 194.04
1971 192.40
1972 193.86
1973 189.71
1974 181.34
1975 182.27
1976 182.11
1977 178.31
1978 180.55
1979 176.35
1980 174.52
1981 167.99
1982 166.68
1983 165.37
1984 159.47
1985 157.06
1986 152.38
1987 149.78
1988 144.16
1989 141.12
1990 138.65
1991 138.30
1992 135.47
1993 136.60
1994 136.40
1995 136.86
1996 132.41
1997 131.23
1998 129.01
1999 131.76
2000 130.30
2001 128.11
2002 124.80
2003 122.53
2004 116.55
2005 114.39
2006 110.94
2007 109.26
2008 111.64
2009 107.23
2010 102.02
2011 100.34
2012 98.99
2013 94.24
2014 91.35
2015 89.28

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 7.10
2000 4.30
2010 3.20
2015 2.80
2016 2.80

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Belgium was 3.10 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 29.40 in 1960 and a minimum value of 3.10 in 2016.

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.

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Year Value
1960 29.40
1961 28.10
1962 27.00
1963 25.90
1964 25.00
1965 24.10
1966 23.30
1967 22.50
1968 21.90
1969 21.30
1970 20.50
1971 19.70
1972 18.70
1973 17.70
1974 16.70
1975 15.80
1976 14.90
1977 14.10
1978 13.50
1979 12.80
1980 12.20
1981 11.70
1982 11.20
1983 10.70
1984 10.20
1985 9.90
1986 9.50
1987 9.20
1988 8.90
1989 8.60
1990 8.30
1991 8.00
1992 7.70
1993 7.20
1994 6.80
1995 6.30
1996 5.90
1997 5.50
1998 5.30
1999 5.00
2000 4.90
2001 4.70
2002 4.50
2003 4.30
2004 4.30
2005 4.10
2006 4.00
2007 3.90
2008 3.80
2009 3.70
2010 3.70
2011 3.60
2012 3.50
2013 3.40
2014 3.30
2015 3.20
2016 3.10

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 9.50
2000 5.40
2010 4.10
2015 3.60
2016 3.50

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality