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China - Under-five mortality rate

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

In 2017, child mortality rate for China was 9.3 deaths per 1,000 live births. Between 1998 and 2017, child mortality rate of China was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 41.4 deaths per 1,000 live births in 1998 to 9.3 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 China child mortality rate?

Date Value Change, %
2017 9.3 -7.00 %
2016 10.0 -7.41 %
2015 10.8 -6.90 %
2014 11.6 -7.20 %
2013 12.5 -7.41 %
2012 13.5 -7.53 %
2011 14.6 -7.59 %
2010 15.8 -7.06 %
2009 17.0 -8.11 %
2008 18.5 -7.50 %
2007 20.0 -8.68 %
2006 21.9