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The neonatal deaths in the World

2,475,924 Number in 2018

Over the last 20 years, neonatal deaths of World was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 4.13 million in 1999 to 2.48 million in 2018.

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Date Value Change, %
2018 2,475,924.00 -2.43 %
2017 2,537,500.00 -2.53 %
2016 2,603,364.00 -2.45 %
2015 2,668,852.00 -2.48 %
2014 2,736,699.00 -2.63 %
2013 2,810,759.00 -2.67 %
2012 2,888,009.00 -2.72 %
2011 2,968,892.00 -2.76 %
2010 3,053,073.00 -2.70 %
2009 3,137,714.00 -2.69 %
2008 3,224,291.00 -2.64 %
2007 3,311,805.00
Children Mortality Rate 38.6 deaths per 1,000 live births in 2018 WB
Infant Mortality Rate 28.9 per 1,000 live births in 2018 WB
Life Expectancy 74.7 years in 2017 WB
Mortality Rate 119.91 per 1,000 female adults in 2017 WB
Neonatal Mortality Rate 17.7 per 1,000 live births in 2018 WB
Survival 81.18 % in 2017 WB
Under-5 Deaths 5,321,518 Number in 2018 WB
Macro Region
Africa 105 timeseries
Asia 42 timeseries
Central America and the Caribbean 39 timeseries
Europe 82 timeseries
Middle East 30 timeseries
North America 15,036 Number in 2018 WB
Oceania 25 timeseries
South America 24 timeseries
Southeast Asia 22 timeseries
Country (Number in 2018)

India is the top country by neonatal deaths in the world. As of 2018, neonatal deaths in India was 549,227 that accounts for 22.18 % of the world's neonatal deaths. The top 5 countries (others are Nigeria, Pakistan, Ethiopia, and Democratic Republic of the Congo) account for 51.11 % of it. The world's total neonatal deaths was estimated at 2.48 million in 2018.

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India 549,227 WB + 1 other
Nigeria 267,440 WB + 1 other
Pakistan 251,484 WB + 1 other
Ethiopia 99,275 WB + 1 other
Democratic Republic of the Congo 97,922 WB + 1 other
China 72,600 WB + 1 other
Indonesia 61,592 WB + 1 other
Bangladesh 50,244 WB + 1 other
Afghanistan 44,725 WB + 1 other
United Republic of Tanzania 44,082 WB + 1 other
Sudan 38,478 WB + 1 other
Angola 35,780 WB + 1 other
Uganda 32,296 WB + 1 other
Mozambique 30,806 WB + 1 other
Côte d'Ivoire 30,061 WB + 1 other
Philippines 29,622 WB + 1 other
Egypt 29,070 WB + 1 other
Kenya 28,911 WB + 1 other
Niger 26,085 WB + 1 other
Mali 25,934 WB
Brazil 23,715 WB + 1 other
Cameroon 23,707 WB + 1 other
Somalia 23,574 WB + 1 other
Yemen 23,445 WB + 1 other
Chad 22,350 WB + 1 other
Myanmar 21,742 WB + 1 other
Ghana 20,959 WB + 1 other
Burkina Faso 18,540 WB + 1 other
Madagascar 17,671 WB + 1 other
Iraq 17,056 WB + 1 other
Viet Nam 16,878 WB + 1 other
Mexico 16,676 WB + 1 other
South Sudan 15,475 WB
Algeria 14,897 WB + 1 other
Zambia 14,767 WB + 1 other
Guinea 14,091 WB + 1 other
Malawi 13,868 WB + 1 other
United States of America 13,727 WB + 1 other
Iran 13,590 WB + 1 other
Benin 13,041 WB + 1 other
South Africa 12,717 WB + 1 other
Senegal 11,289 WB + 1 other
Nepal 11,215 WB + 1 other
Burundi 9,483 WB + 1 other
Morocco 9,441 WB + 1 other
Zimbabwe 9,241 WB + 1 other
Sierra Leone 8,399 WB + 1 other
Uzbekistan 8,071 WB + 1 other
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 7,896 WB + 1 other
Turkey 7,172 WB + 1 other
Haiti 7,044 WB + 1 other
Central African Republic 6,841 WB + 1 other
Togo 6,496 WB + 1 other
Rwanda 6,215 WB + 1 other
Russian Federation 5,815 WB + 1 other
Colombia 5,715 WB + 1 other
Cambodia 5,263 WB + 1 other
Guatemala 5,212 WB + 1 other
Papua New Guinea 5,153 WB + 1 other
Mauritania 4,963 WB + 1 other
Argentina 4,802 WB + 1 other
Peru 4,211 WB + 1 other
Tajikistan 4,193 WB + 1 other
Dominican Republic 4,024 WB + 1 other
Liberia 3,901 WB + 1 other
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 3,770 WB
Syrian Arab Republic 3,740 WB + 1 other
Thailand 3,603 WB + 1 other
Bolivia 3,533 WB + 1 other
Congo 3,498 WB + 1 other
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 3,427 WB + 1 other
Turkmenistan 2,921 WB + 1 other
Ecuador 2,435 WB + 1 other
Guinea Bissau 2,406 WB + 1 other
Tunisia 2,334 WB + 1 other
Gambia 2,315 WB + 1 other
Malaysia 2,252 WB + 1 other
Saudi Arabia 2,240 WB + 1 other
Ukraine 2,180 WB + 1 other
Kazakhstan 2,150 WB + 1 other
Kyrgyzstan 2,057 WB + 1 other
Jordan 2,050 WB + 1 other
United Kingdom 2,006 WB + 1 other
Honduras 1,993 WB + 1 other
Lesotho 1,968 WB + 1 other
Eritrea 1,935 WB + 1 other
Azerbaijan 1,868 WB + 1 other
France 1,854 WB + 1 other
Germany 1,694 WB + 1 other
Palestine 1,548 WB
Paraguay 1,529 WB + 1 other
Sri Lanka 1,509 WB + 1 other
Gabon 1,404 WB + 1 other
Botswana 1,370 WB + 1 other
Canada 1,309 WB + 1 other
Equatorial Guinea 1,300 WB + 1 other
Nicaragua 1,254 WB + 1 other
Chile 1,130 WB + 1 other
Namibia 1,092 WB + 1 other
Poland 1,020 WB + 1 other
Italy 905 WB + 1 other
Comoros 837 WB + 1 other
Japan 807 WB + 1 other
Libya 800 WB
El Salvador 781 WB + 1 other
Timor-Leste 762 WB + 1 other
Australia 723 WB + 1 other
Spain 684 WB + 1 other
Panama 670 WB + 1 other
Mongolia 665 WB + 1 other
Djibouti 652 WB + 1 other
Romania 644 WB + 1 other
Republic of Korea 565 WB + 1 other
Eswatini 517 WB + 1 other
Lebanon 505 WB
Republic of Moldova 486 WB + 1 other
Jamaica 483 WB + 1 other
Oman 466 WB + 1 other
Costa Rica 411 WB + 1 other
United Arab Emirates 406 WB + 1 other
Netherlands 369 WB + 1 other
Israel 327 WB + 1 other
Georgia 317 WB + 1 other
Guyana 283 WB + 1 other
Serbia 282 WB + 1 other
Armenia 266 WB + 1 other
Switzerland 258 WB + 1 other
Kuwait 257 WB + 1 other
Belgium 254 WB + 1 other
Cuba 241 WB + 1 other
Bulgaria 227 WB + 1 other
Albania 222 WB + 1 other
Uruguay 216 WB + 1 other
Bhutan 214 WB + 1 other
Greece 210 WB + 1 other
Trinidad and Tobago 210 WB + 1 other
Hungary 208 WB + 1 other
New Zealand 208 WB + 1 other
Fiji 205 WB + 1 other
Czech Republic 195 WB + 1 other
Denmark 191 WB + 1 other
Austria 185 WB + 1 other
Sweden 179 WB + 1 other
Solomon Islands 174 WB + 1 other
North Macedonia 166 WB + 1 other
Portugal 165 WB + 1 other
Slovakia 157 WB + 1 other
Belarus 145 WB + 1 other
Ireland 141 WB + 1 other
Cabo Verde 123 WB + 1 other
Mauritius 119 WB + 1 other
Bosnia and Herzegovina 111 WB + 1 other
Suriname 107 WB + 1 other
Vanuatu 100 WB + 1 other
Croatia 96 WB + 1 other
Qatar 94 WB + 1 other
Sao Tome and Principe 93 WB + 1 other
Norway 88 WB + 1 other
Kiribati 74 WB + 1 other
Belize 69 WB + 1 other
Bahrain 66 WB + 1 other
Lithuania 60 WB + 1 other
Singapore 54 WB + 1 other
Finland 49 WB + 1 other
Latvia 41 WB + 1 other
Micronesia (Federated States of) 41 WB + 1 other
Samoa 40 WB + 1 other
Brunei Darussalam 35 WB + 1 other
Maldives 34 WB + 1 other
Bahamas 29 WB + 1 other
Dominica 27 WB + 1 other
Saint Lucia 27 WB + 1 other
Barbados 24 WB + 1 other
Slovenia 24 WB + 1 other
Marshall Islands 21 WB + 1 other
Malta 20 WB + 1 other
Grenada 18 WB + 1 other
Cyprus 17 WB + 1 other
Estonia 17 WB + 1 other
Tonga 16 WB + 1 other
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 15 WB + 1 other
Seychelles 14 WB + 1 other
Montenegro 12 WB + 1 other
Luxembourg 9 WB + 1 other
Nauru 6 WB
Antigua and Barbuda 5 WB + 1 other
Saint Kitts and Nevis 5 WB
Tuvalu 5 WB
Iceland 4 WB + 1 other
Palau 2 WB
Andorra 1 WB + 1 other
Monaco 1 WB
San Marino 0 WB
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