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United States of America - Under-five mortality rate

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

In 2017, child mortality rate for United States of America was 6.6 deaths per 1,000 live births. Child mortality rate of United States of America fell gradually from 24.9 deaths per 1,000 live births in 1968 to 6.6 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.

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What is United States of America child mortality rate?

Date Value Change, %
2017 6.6 -1.49 %
2016 6.7 -1.47 %
2015 6.8 -1.45 %
2014 6.9 -1.43 %
2013 7.0 -1.41 %
2012 7.1 -1.39 %
2011 7.2 -1.37 %
2010 7.3 -2.67 %
2009 7.5 -1.32 %
2008 7.6 -1.30 %
2007 7.7 -2.53 %
2006 7.9