India - Neonatal mortality rate

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

In 2017, neonatal mortality rate for India was 24 deaths per 1,000 live births. Neonatal mortality rate of India fell gradually from 47.8 deaths per 1,000 live births in 1998 to 24 deaths per 1,000 live births in 2017.

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Neonatal mortality rate is the number of neonates dying before reaching 28 days of age, per 1,000 live births in a given year.