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Australia - Under-five mortality rate

3.5 (deaths per 1,000 live births) in 2017

In 2017, child mortality rate for Australia was 3.5 deaths per 1,000 live births. Between 1968 and 2017, child mortality rate of Australia was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 21.9 deaths per 1,000 live births in 1968 to 3.5 deaths per 1,000 live births in 2017.

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What is child mortality rate?

Under-five mortality rate is the probability per 1,000 that a newborn baby will die before reaching age five, if subject to current age-specific mortality rates.

What is Australia child mortality rate?

Date Value Change, %
2017 3.5 -5.41 %
2016 3.7 -2.63 %
2015 3.8 -5.00 %
2014 4.0 -4.76 %
2013 4.2 -2.33 %
2012 4.3 -6.52 %
2011 4.6 -4.17 %
2010 4.8 -4.00 %
2009 5.0 -3.85 %
2008 5.2 -3.70 %
2007 5.4 -3.57 %
2006 5.6