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Benin - Under-five mortality rate

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

In 2017, child mortality rate for Benin was 98.3 deaths per 1,000 live births. Between 1968 and 2017, child mortality rate of Benin was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 272.3 deaths per 1,000 live births in 1968 to 98.3 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 Benin child mortality rate?

Date Value Change, %
2017 98.3 -2.67 %
2016 101.0 -2.60 %
2015 103.7 -2.35 %
2014 106.2 -2.12 %
2013 108.5 -1.81 %
2012 110.5 -1.52 %
2011 112.2 -1.23 %
2010 113.6 -1.22 %
2009 115.0 -1.46 %
2008 116.7 -1.60 %
2007 118.6 -1.98 %
2006 121.0