St. Lucia - Mortality rate

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

The value for Mortality rate, under-5 (per 1,000 live births) in St. Lucia was 13.30 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 46 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 76.80 in 1970 and a minimum value of 13.30 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
1970 76.80
1971 69.70
1972 63.00
1973 56.80
1974 51.20
1975 46.20
1976 41.90
1977 38.20
1978 35.30
1979 32.80
1980 30.80
1981 29.10
1982 27.70
1983 26.50
1984 25.40
1985 24.40
1986 23.50
1987 22.80
1988 22.20
1989 21.70
1990 21.40
1991 21.20
1992 21.00
1993 20.70
1994 20.30
1995 19.90
1996 19.50
1997 19.00
1998 18.60
1999 18.20
2000 17.90
2001 17.60
2002 17.40
2003 17.30
2004 17.10
2005 16.90
2006 16.70
2007 16.50
2008 16.20
2009 15.80
2010 15.40
2011 15.10
2012 14.70
2013 14.40
2014 14.00
2015 13.70
2016 13.30

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 19.10
2000 16.00
2010 13.90
2015 12.30
2016 12.00

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 23.70
2000 19.60
2010 16.90
2015 15.00
2016 14.60

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 27.00
2005 24.00
2010 21.00
2015 20.00

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in St. Lucia was 9.20 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 20.60 in 1972 and a minimum value of 9.20 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
1972 20.60
1973 19.00
1974 17.50
1975 16.40
1976 15.70
1977 15.30
1978 15.20
1979 15.20
1980 15.20
1981 15.10
1982 14.90
1983 14.60
1984 14.30
1985 14.00
1986 13.70
1987 13.30
1988 13.00
1989 12.80
1990 12.50
1991 12.30
1992 12.10
1993 11.80
1994 11.60
1995 11.40
1996 11.30
1997 11.20
1998 11.20
1999 11.20
2000 11.20
2001 11.30
2002 11.40
2003 11.40
2004 11.40
2005 11.40
2006 11.40
2007 11.30
2008 11.20
2009 11.00
2010 10.70
2011 10.50
2012 10.30
2013 10.00
2014 9.80
2015 9.50
2016 9.20

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 7.10
2005 2.30
2010 6.40
2015 6.80

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in St. Lucia was 107.80 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 229.73 in 1967 and a minimum value of 107.80 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 215.40
1961 215.40
1962 215.41
1963 218.27
1964 221.13
1965 224.00
1966 226.86
1967 229.73
1968 223.47
1969 217.20
1970 210.94
1971 204.68
1972 198.41
1973 193.05
1974 187.68
1975 182.31
1976 176.94
1977 171.57
1978 165.92
1979 160.27
1980 154.63
1981 148.98
1982 143.33
1983 144.21
1984 145.08
1985 145.96
1986 146.84
1987 147.71
1988 148.26
1989 148.81
1990 149.36
1991 149.92
1992 150.47
1993 152.56
1994 154.66
1995 156.76
1996 158.85
1997 160.95
1998 158.22
1999 155.49
2000 152.76
2001 150.02
2002 147.29
2003 142.01
2004 136.73
2005 131.44
2006 126.16
2007 120.88
2008 119.10
2009 117.33
2010 115.55
2011 113.77
2012 112.00
2013 110.60
2014 109.20
2015 107.80

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in St. Lucia was 164.98 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 318.62 in 1960 and a minimum value of 164.98 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 318.62
1961 317.49
1962 316.37
1963 315.76
1964 315.15
1965 314.54
1966 313.93
1967 313.32
1968 306.87
1969 300.42
1970 293.97
1971 287.52
1972 281.07
1973 275.31
1974 269.56
1975 263.81
1976 258.05
1977 252.30
1978 246.57
1979 240.84
1980 235.11
1981 229.38
1982 223.65
1983 220.73
1984 217.81
1985 214.89
1986 211.97
1987 209.05
1988 205.95
1989 202.85
1990 199.74
1991 196.64
1992 193.54
1993 197.09
1994 200.64
1995 204.19
1996 207.74
1997 211.29
1998 208.43
1999 205.58
2000 202.72
2001 199.87
2002 197.02
2003 193.65
2004 190.29
2005 186.92
2006 183.56
2007 180.19
2008 178.32
2009 176.46
2010 174.59
2011 172.72
2012 170.85
2013 168.90
2014 166.94
2015 164.98

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 15.70
2000 13.60
2010 12.10
2015 10.90
2016 10.60

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in St. Lucia was 11.80 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 46 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 58.10 in 1970 and a minimum value of 11.80 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
1970 58.10
1971 53.00
1972 48.20
1973 43.60
1974 39.50
1975 35.80
1976 32.60
1977 29.90
1978 27.70
1979 25.90
1980 24.40
1981 23.20
1982 22.10
1983 21.30
1984 20.50
1985 19.70
1986 19.10
1987 18.60
1988 18.20
1989 17.80
1990 17.60
1991 17.50
1992 17.40
1993 17.20
1994 17.00
1995 16.70
1996 16.40
1997 16.00
1998 15.70
1999 15.40
2000 15.20
2001 15.00
2002 14.90
2003 14.90
2004 14.70
2005 14.60
2006 14.50
2007 14.30
2008 14.10
2009 13.80
2010 13.50
2011 13.20
2012 12.90
2013 12.70
2014 12.40
2015 12.10
2016 11.80

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 19.50
2000 16.80
2010 14.80
2015 13.30
2016 12.90

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality