Republic of Korea - Under-five mortality rate

2.9 (deaths per 1,000 live births) in 2021

In 2021, child mortality rate for Republic of Korea was 2.9 deaths per 1,000 live births. Child mortality rate of Republic of Korea fell gradually from 53.6 deaths per 1,000 live births in 1972 to 2.9 deaths per 1,000 live births in 2021.

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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.

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