Pakistan is the top country by neonatal mortality rate in the world. As of 2016, neonatal mortality rate in Pakistan was 45.6 deaths per 1,000 live births. The top 5 countries also includes Central African Republic, Afghanistan, Somalia, and Lesotho.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Neonatal mortality rate is the number of neonates dying before reaching 28 days of age, per 1,000 live births in a given year.