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 57.80 as of 2018. As the graph below shows, over the past 58 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 205.60 in 1960 and a minimum value of 57.80 in 2018.

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 205.60
1961 201.60
1962 197.90
1963 194.70
1964 192.10
1965 190.10
1966 188.70
1967 187.70
1968 186.40
1969 184.20
1970 180.70
1971 175.90
1972 170.30
1973 164.80
1974 159.90
1975 156.20
1976 154.20
1977 153.70
1978 154.50
1979 155.60
1980 156.30
1981 156.90
1982 158.30
1983 160.80
1984 164.40
1985 168.80
1986 173.60
1987 177.90
1988 181.20
1989 183.80
1990 185.80
1991 186.90
1992 187.00
1993 185.70
1994 183.60
1995 180.80
1996 177.90
1997 175.40
1998 172.90
1999 169.00
2000 162.40
2001 153.10
2002 142.10
2003 130.50
2004 119.20
2005 109.60
2006 101.40
2007 95.40
2008 90.40
2009 85.10
2010 80.30
2011 77.20
2012 74.30
2013 70.70
2014 66.90
2015 64.60
2016 62.00
2017 59.40
2018 57.80

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 176.90
2000 153.30
2010 74.30
2015 59.30
2018 52.90

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 194.20
2000 171.00
2010 86.00
2015 69.60
2018 62.60

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

The value for Mortality rate, neonatal (per 1,000 live births) in Zambia was 23.50 as of 2018. As the graph below shows, over the past 49 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 37.00 in 1988 and a minimum value of 23.50 in 2018.

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
1969 36.20
1970 35.90
1971 35.50
1972 35.00
1973 34.60
1974 34.30
1975 34.10
1976 34.00
1977 34.10
1978 34.30
1979 34.50
1980 34.70
1981 34.90
1982 35.20
1983 35.60
1984 36.00
1985 36.40
1986 36.70
1987 37.00
1988 37.00
1989 36.90
1990 36.50
1991 36.00
1992 35.50
1993 35.10
1994 34.90
1995 35.00
1996 35.30
1997 35.60
1998 35.80
1999 35.70
2000 35.20
2001 34.20
2002 32.90
2003 31.40
2004 29.90
2005 28.60
2006 27.60
2007 26.90
2008 26.50
2009 26.20
2010 25.90
2011 25.70
2012 25.50
2013 25.30
2014 25.00
2015 24.70
2016 24.30
2017 24.00
2018 23.50

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, female (per 1,000 female adults) in Zambia was 236.93 as of 2017. As the graph below shows, over the past 57 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 572.81 in 1997 and a minimum value of 236.93 in 2017.

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) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2019 Revision. (2) University of California, Berkeley, and Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. The Human Mortality Database.

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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 317.80
1974 315.40
1975 313.00
1976 310.60
1977 308.20
1978 313.36
1979 318.53
1980 323.69
1981 328.86
1982 334.02
1983 351.25
1984 368.47
1985 385.69
1986 402.92
1987 420.14
1988 439.48
1989 458.83
1990 478.17
1991 497.52
1992 516.86
1993 528.05
1994 539.24
1995 550.43
1996 561.62
1997 572.81
1998 570.09
1999 567.38
2000 564.67
2001 561.96
2002 559.25
2003 534.98
2004 510.71
2005 486.45
2006 462.18
2007 437.92
2008 406.91
2009 375.90
2010 344.90
2011 313.89
2012 282.88
2013 273.69
2014 264.50
2015 255.31
2016 246.12
2017 236.93

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

The value for Mortality rate, adult, male (per 1,000 male adults) in Zambia was 341.80 as of 2017. As the graph below shows, over the past 57 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 663.36 in 1997 and a minimum value of 341.80 in 2017.

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) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects: 2019 Revision. (2) University of California, Berkeley, and Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. The Human Mortality Database.

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Year Value
1960 424.64
1961 420.18
1962 415.73
1963 412.39
1964 409.05
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 375.60
1974 374.02
1975 372.45
1976 370.87
1977 369.29
1978 378.83
1979 388.38
1980 397.92
1981 407.47
1982 417.01
1983 440.06
1984 463.11
1985 486.16
1986 509.21
1987 532.26
1988 551.45
1989 570.65
1990 589.84
1991 609.04
1992 628.23
1993 635.26
1994 642.28
1995 649.31
1996 656.34
1997 663.36
1998 656.33
1999 649.29
2000 642.25
2001 635.22
2002 628.18
2003 604.03
2004 579.88
2005 555.72
2006 531.57
2007 507.42
2008 478.56
2009 449.70
2010 420.84
2011 391.98
2012 363.12
2013 358.86
2014 354.60
2015 350.33
2016 346.07
2017 341.80

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 103.30
2000 88.50
2010 48.10
2015 40.20
2018 36.60

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

The value for Mortality rate, infant (per 1,000 live births) in Zambia was 40.40 as of 2018. As the graph below shows, over the past 58 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 122.20 in 1960 and a minimum value of 40.40 in 2018.

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 122.20
1961 119.90
1962 117.90
1963 116.20
1964 114.80
1965 113.80
1966 113.00
1967 112.40
1968 111.70
1969 110.50
1970 108.60
1971 106.10
1972 103.20
1973 100.20
1974 97.60
1975 95.60
1976 94.50
1977 94.30
1978 94.70
1979 95.30
1980 95.70
1981 96.00
1982 96.80
1983 98.20
1984 100.10
1985 102.50
1986 105.10
1987 107.30
1988 108.90
1989 110.00
1990 110.70
1991 110.90
1992 110.60
1993 109.50
1994 107.90
1995 106.00
1996 104.20
1997 102.60
1998 101.10
1999 98.80
2000 95.10
2001 90.10
2002 84.00
2003 77.70
2004 71.10
2005 65.50
2006 61.60
2007 59.30
2008 56.70
2009 54.80
2010 52.80
2011 51.20
2012 49.60
2013 47.80
2014 45.90
2015 44.50
2016 43.10
2017 41.50
2018 40.40

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 117.60
2000 101.50
2010 57.40
2015 48.40
2018 44.20

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Mortality