Niger - Child and infant mortality

Number of infant deaths

The value for Number of infant deaths in Niger was 49,616 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 48 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 58,527 in 1993 and a minimum value of 30,515 in 1968.

Definition: Number of infants dying before reaching one year of age.

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
1968 30,515
1969 31,591
1970 32,723
1971 33,898
1972 35,101
1973 36,262
1974 37,330
1975 38,273
1976 39,112
1977 39,833
1978 40,531
1979 41,347
1980 42,370
1981 43,593
1982 45,121
1983 46,901
1984 48,770
1985 50,671
1986 52,428
1987 53,976
1988 55,278
1989 56,328
1990 57,278
1991 57,977
1992 58,393
1993 58,527
1994 58,391
1995 58,002
1996 57,644
1997 57,417
1998 57,445
1999 57,521
2000 57,592
2001 57,412
2002 57,024
2003 56,350
2004 55,503
2005 54,615
2006 53,617
2007 52,657
2008 51,744
2009 50,968
2010 50,185
2011 49,645
2012 49,285
2013 49,209
2014 49,170
2015 49,364
2016 49,616

Number of under-five deaths

The value for Number of under-five deaths in Niger was 86,074 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 138,419 in 1992 and a minimum value of 85,302 in 1972.

Definition: Number of children dying before reaching age five.

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
1972 85,302
1973 88,165
1974 90,607
1975 92,634
1976 94,311
1977 95,526
1978 96,832
1979 98,506
1980 100,794
1981 103,874
1982 107,871
1983 112,607
1984 117,625
1985 122,630
1986 127,132
1987 130,824
1988 133,645
1989 135,784
1990 137,401
1991 138,299
1992 138,419
1993 137,638
1994 136,159
1995 134,046
1996 131,925
1997 130,431
1998 129,569
1999 128,815
2000 128,056
2001 126,614
2002 124,295
2003 121,176
2004 117,618
2005 113,809
2006 109,923
2007 106,053
2008 102,210
2009 98,643
2010 95,443
2011 92,606
2012 90,241
2013 88,824
2014 87,557
2015 86,663
2016 86,074

Number of neonatal deaths

The value for Number of neonatal deaths in Niger was 25,634 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 46 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 26,278 in 2001 and a minimum value of 15,199 in 1970.

Definition: Number of neonates dying before reaching 28 days of age.

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
1970 15,199
1971 15,705
1972 16,209
1973 16,714
1974 17,166
1975 17,560
1976 17,893
1977 18,153
1978 18,391
1979 18,664
1980 19,034
1981 19,500
1982 20,102
1983 20,739
1984 21,417
1985 22,065
1986 22,690
1987 23,258
1988 23,729
1989 24,143
1990 24,494
1991 24,818
1992 25,059
1993 25,251
1994 25,437
1995 25,562
1996 25,673
1997 25,876
1998 26,067
1999 26,182
2000 26,275
2001 26,278
2002 26,248
2003 26,187
2004 26,093
2005 25,898
2006 25,740
2007 25,554
2008 25,415
2009 25,251
2010 25,059
2011 24,923
2012 24,934
2013 24,922
2014 25,168
2015 25,405
2016 25,634

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality