Global Health Observatory (GHO) data

Child mortality and causes of death

  • Infant mortality
    In 2018, 4.0 million (75% of all under-five deaths) occurred within the first year of life
  • Causes of child mortality
    The leading causes of death among children under five in 2017 were preterm birth complications, acute respiratory infections, intrapartum-related complications, congenital anomalies and diarrhea

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