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India - Under-five mortality rate

47.7
(deaths per 1,000 live births)
in 2015

Between 1966 and 2015, child mortality rate of India was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 226.3 deaths per 1,000 live births in 1966 to 47.7 deaths per 1,000 live births in 2015.

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Under-five mortality rate is the probability per 1,000 that a newborn baby will die before reaching age five, if subject to current age-specific mortality rates.

Date Value Change, %
2015 47.7 -4.22 %
2014 49.8 -4.41 %
2013 52.1 -4.40 %
2012 54.5 -4.72 %
2011 57.2 -4.51 %
2010 59.9 -4.47 %
2009 62.7 -4.42 %
2008 65.6 -4.23 %
2007 68.5 -4.20 %
2006 71.5 -4.16 %
2005 74.6 -3.99 %
2004 77.7