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Iran - Under-five mortality rate

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

In 2017, child mortality rate for Iran was 14.9 deaths per 1,000 live births. Between 1998 and 2017, child mortality rate of Iran was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 38.2 deaths per 1,000 live births in 1998 to 14.9 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 Iran child mortality rate?

Date Value Change, %
2017 14.9 -3.87 %
2016 15.5 -3.13 %
2015 16.0 -3.61 %
2014 16.6 -4.05 %
2013 17.3 -3.89 %
2012 18.0 -4.26 %
2011 18.8 -4.08 %
2010 19.6 -4.85 %
2009 20.6 -5.50 %
2008 21.8 -5.63 %
2007 23.1 -5.33 %
2006 24.4