In 2016, neonatal mortality rate in Uganda was 21.4 deaths per 1,000 live births. In the ranking by neonatal mortality rate including 193 countries, Uganda has the 191st rank that is close to the positions of such countries as Togo and the Zambia. Compared to Australia which at the top of the ranking with neonatal mortality rate of 2.2 deaths per 1,000 live births in 2016, Uganda has 872.73 % percent higher neonatal mortality rate.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.