China - Mortality rate

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in China was 9.90 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 47 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 119.40 in 1969 and a minimum value of 9.90 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
1969 119.40
1970 113.50
1971 107.80
1972 102.30
1973 96.70
1974 91.10
1975 85.50
1976 80.10
1977 74.90
1978 70.30
1979 66.30
1980 62.80
1981 59.90
1982 57.70
1983 56.00
1984 54.80
1985 54.20
1986 53.90
1987 53.90
1988 54.00
1989 54.10
1990 53.90
1991 53.30
1992 52.30
1993 50.90
1994 49.30
1995 47.50
1996 45.50
1997 43.60
1998 41.50
1999 39.30
2000 36.90
2001 34.30
2002 31.60
2003 28.90
2004 26.30
2005 24.00
2006 21.90
2007 20.00
2008 18.40
2009 17.00
2010 15.70
2011 14.60
2012 13.50
2013 12.50
2014 11.50
2015 10.70
2016 9.90

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 51.60
2000 34.80
2010 14.70
2015 10.00
2016 9.30

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 56.00
2000 38.90
2010 16.80
2015 11.30
2016 10.50

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 23.00
2005 20.00
2010 19.00
2015 18.00

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in China was 5.10 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 27 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 29.70 in 1990 and a minimum value of 5.10 in 2016.

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
1989 29.70
1990 29.70
1991 29.50
1992 29.10
1993 28.50
1994 27.70
1995 26.70
1996 25.50
1997 24.40
1998 23.30
1999 22.20
2000 21.00
2001 19.80
2002 18.40
2003 17.00
2004 15.50
2005 14.10
2006 12.70
2007 11.40
2008 10.20
2009 9.30
2010 8.40
2011 7.70
2012 7.00
2013 6.50
2014 6.00
2015 5.50
2016 5.10

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 11.00
2005 9.90
2010 9.80
2015 10.00

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in China was 68.05 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 397.32 in 1960 and a minimum value of 68.05 in 2015.

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 397.32
1961 396.27
1962 395.23
1963 371.22
1964 347.21
1965 323.21
1966 299.20
1967 275.19
1968 257.75
1969 240.31
1970 222.87
1971 205.42
1972 187.98
1973 179.88
1974 171.78
1975 163.68
1976 155.58
1977 147.48
1978 144.03
1979 140.59
1980 137.15
1981 133.71
1982 130.27
1983 127.03
1984 123.79
1985 120.56
1986 117.32
1987 114.08
1988 112.92
1989 111.75
1990 110.58
1991 109.42
1992 108.25
1993 106.49
1994 104.72
1995 102.96
1996 101.19
1997 99.43
1998 96.89
1999 94.34
2000 91.80
2001 89.25
2002 86.71
2003 84.90
2004 83.08
2005 81.27
2006 79.45
2007 77.64
2008 76.30
2009 74.97
2010 73.63
2011 72.29
2012 70.95
2013 69.99
2014 69.02
2015 68.05

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in China was 93.43 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 499.66 in 1960 and a minimum value of 93.43 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 499.66
1961 497.80
1962 495.94
1963 459.41
1964 422.88
1965 386.35
1966 349.82
1967 313.29
1968 297.06
1969 280.84
1970 264.61
1971 248.39
1972 232.16
1973 221.85
1974 211.53
1975 201.22
1976 190.91
1977 180.60
1978 177.45
1979 174.30
1980 171.16
1981 168.01
1982 164.86
1983 161.68
1984 158.50
1985 155.32
1986 152.14
1987 148.96
1988 148.38
1989 147.81
1990 147.23
1991 146.65
1992 146.07
1993 144.64
1994 143.22
1995 141.79
1996 140.36
1997 138.93
1998 133.83
1999 128.73
2000 123.63
2001 118.53
2002 113.43
2003 111.76
2004 110.10
2005 108.43
2006 106.77
2007 105.10
2008 103.56
2009 102.01
2010 100.47
2011 98.92
2012 97.38
2013 96.06
2014 94.75
2015 93.43

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 39.90
2000 28.30
2010 12.60
2015 8.60
2016 8.00

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in China was 8.50 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 47 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 84.30 in 1969 and a minimum value of 8.50 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
1969 84.30
1970 80.60
1971 76.90
1972 73.40
1973 69.80
1974 66.30
1975 62.80
1976 59.30
1977 56.00
1978 53.00
1979 50.50
1980 48.20
1981 46.30
1982 44.80
1983 43.60
1984 42.80
1985 42.40
1986 42.20
1987 42.20
1988 42.30
1989 42.30
1990 42.20
1991 41.80
1992 41.10
1993 40.10
1994 39.00
1995 37.70
1996 36.40
1997 35.00
1998 33.50
1999 31.90
2000 30.10
2001 28.30
2002 26.20
2003 24.20
2004 22.20
2005 20.30
2006 18.60
2007 17.10
2008 15.80
2009 14.60
2010 13.50
2011 12.50
2012 11.60
2013 10.70
2014 9.90
2015 9.20
2016 8.50

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 44.30
2000 31.90
2010 14.50
2015 9.70
2016 9.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality