Congenital birth defects deaths

per 100,000 people, 1990–2017

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    1990 Ranking
    1. Malawi 75.73
    2. Afghanistan 75.12
    3. Sudan 71.74
    4. Sierra Leone 62.99
    5. Saudi Arabia 61.87
    6. Liberia 61.15
    7. Zambia 61.02
    8. Burundi 61.01
    9. Tanzania 59.17
    10. Rwanda 54.36
    11. Mozambique 53.34
    12. Guinea Bissau 52.66
    13. Angola 49.37
    14. Uganda 48.36
    15. West Bank and Gaza 48.24
    16. Algeria 47.71
    17. Kiribati 47.02
    18. Guinea 46.34
    19. Congo (Kinshasa) 45.13
    20. Iraq 45.00
    21. Equatorial Guinea 44.79
    22. Iran 44.63
    23. Comoros 43.78
    24. Tunisia 42.85
    25. Yemen 42.63
    26. Madagascar 42.47
    27. Burma (Myanmar) 42.38
    28. Haiti 41.49
    29. Jordan 41.11
    30. Central African Republic 40.80
    31. Djibouti 39.54
    32. Benin 38.28
    33. Maldives 37.78
    34. Timor Leste 37.12
    35. Syria 33.89
    36. Somalia 32.42
    37. Ivory Coast 32.35
    38. Libya 31.32
    39. Saint Thomas and Principe 30.80
    40. Laos 30.52
    41. Oman 29.51
    42. Gambia 28.94
    43. Togo 28.43
    44. Kenya 28.06
    45. Gabon 27.67
    46. Papua New Guinea 27.16
    47. Congo (Brazzaville) 26.97
    48. Lebanon 26.87
    49. United Arab Emirates 26.19
    50. Cameroon 26.06
    51. Bhutan 25.99
    52. Egypt 25.87
    53. Mali 25.58
    54. Senegal 25.55
    55. Nigeria 25.36
    56. Turkey 24.71
    57. Burkina Faso 24.63
    58. Brazil 23.03
    59. Morocco 22.76
    60. Cape Verde 22.30
    61. Ghana 21.24
    62. Solomon Islands 21.02
    63. Cambodia 20.97
    64. Bahrain 19.66
    65. Vietnam 19.55
    66. Bolivia 19.45
    67. Niger 18.85
    68. Eritrea 18.80
    69. Ethiopia 18.77
    70. Mongolia 18.12
    71. Qatar 17.52
    72. El Salvador 17.48
    73. Marshall Islands 16.98
    74. Dominican Republic 16.46
    75. Indonesia 16.38
    76. Belize 16.32
    77. Nicaragua 16.21
    78. Vanuatu 16.03
    79. Kuwait 15.82
    80. South Sudan 15.74
    81. Azerbaijan 15.55
    82. Chad 15.27
    83. Mexico 15.26
    84. Turkmenistan 15.04
    85. Micronesia 14.89
    86. India 14.88
    87. Kyrgyzstan 14.87
    88. Moldova 14.78
    89. Philippines 14.71
    90. Armenia 14.61
    91. Suriname 14.60
    92. Guatemala 14.53
    93. Sri Lanka 13.73
    94. Serbia 13.59
    95. Panama 13.23
    96. Venezuela 13.00
    97. Peru 12.76
    98. China 12.71
    99. Fiji 12.54
    100. Paraguay 12.16
    101. Tajikistan 11.77
    102. Costa Rica 11.67
    103. Ecuador 11.51
    104. Brunei 11.25
    105. Kazakhstan 11.23
    106. Lesotho 11.19
    107. Greenland 11.18
    108. Colombia 11.03
    109. Argentina 10.72
    110. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 10.63
    111. Malaysia 10.59
    112. Guyana 10.34
    113. Trinidad and Tobago 10.18
    114. Chile 10.17
    115. Thailand 9.93
    116. Swaziland 9.90
    117. Uruguay 9.68
    118. Uzbekistan 9.46
    119. Honduras 9.46
    120. Belarus 9.36
    121. Pakistan 9.34
    122. Lithuania 9.30
    123. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 9.16
    124. Latvia 9.11
    125. Romania 9.08
    126. Mauritania 9.01
    127. Jamaica 8.88
    128. North Korea 8.80
    129. Bangladesh 8.59
    130. Grenada 8.37
    131. South Africa 8.36
    132. Ukraine 8.29
    133. Samoa 8.28
    134. Poland 8.27
    135. Albania 8.19
    136. Estonia 7.60
    137. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 7.53
    138. Cuba 7.50
    139. Israel 7.49
    140. Zimbabwe 7.41
    141. Saint Lucia 7.19
    142. Namibia 7.14
    143. Hungary 6.81
    144. Bahamas 6.76
    145. Mauritius 6.74
    146. Dominica 6.55
    147. Tonga 6.50
    148. Russia 6.49
    149. Puerto Rico 6.42
    150. Bulgaria 6.41
    151. Malta 6.38
    152. Slovakia 6.19
    153. Cyprus 6.17
    154. Denmark 5.99
    155. Ireland 5.96
    156. Guam 5.94
    157. Seychelles 5.86
    158. Singapore 5.79
    159. New Zealand 5.71
    160. Barbados 5.60
    161. Botswana 5.48
    162. Nepal 5.23
    163. American Samoa 5.19
    164. Netherlands 5.19
    165. Slovenia 5.02
    166. Portugal 4.92
    167. United States 4.90
    168. Czech Republic 4.89
    169. Finland 4.87
    170. Sweden 4.78
    171. Switzerland 4.77
    172. Antigua and Barbuda 4.65
    173. Canada 4.65
    174. Georgia 4.52
    175. Australia 4.52
    176. Croatia 4.51
    177. Norway 4.43
    178. United Kingdom 4.43
    179. Greece 4.37
    180. Bosnia and Herzegovina 4.36
    181. Taiwan 4.31
    182. Iceland 4.27
    183. Austria 4.02
    184. South Korea 3.84
    185. Bermuda 3.78
    186. Spain 3.78
    187. France 3.69
    188. Belgium 3.59
    189. Germany 3.59
    190. Montenegro 3.36
    191. Italy 3.32
    192. Andorra 3.14
    193. Northern Mariana Islands 2.95
    194. Japan 2.91
    195. Luxembourg 2.77
    2017 Ranking
    1. Afghanistan 42.06
    2. Sudan 38.90
    3. Tanzania 33.78
    4. Central African Republic 33.51
    5. Burundi 33.31
    6. Mali 32.98
    7. Burkina Faso 32.22
    8. Sierra Leone 30.95
    9. Congo (Kinshasa) 30.62
    10. Mozambique 24.48
    11. Kiribati 23.67
    12. Guinea 23.45
    13. Haiti 23.44
    14. Zambia 23.24
    15. Malawi 22.30
    16. Ivory Coast 22.06
    17. Laos 21.53
    18. Papua New Guinea 21.39
    19. Uganda 21.39
    20. Angola 21.21
    21. Yemen 21.18
    22. Rwanda 20.71
    23. Guinea Bissau 20.60
    24. Benin 20.47
    25. Chad 20.41
    26. Niger 19.87
    27. Madagascar 18.74
    28. Eritrea 18.53
    29. South Sudan 18.23
    30. Timor Leste 16.23
    31. Liberia 14.92
    32. Nigeria 14.85
    33. Burma (Myanmar) 14.82
    34. Iraq 14.68
    35. Vanuatu 14.28
    36. Tajikistan 14.06
    37. Algeria 14.04
    38. Comoros 13.79
    39. Senegal 13.69
    40. Somalia 13.68
    41. Cameroon 13.52
    42. Equatorial Guinea 13.45
    43. Gabon 13.32
    44. Congo (Brazzaville) 13.21
    45. Jordan 13.01
    46. Togo 12.82
    47. Djibouti 12.71
    48. Ghana 12.52
    49. Gambia 12.26
    50. Solomon Islands 12.12
    51. Kenya 12.11
    52. Morocco 12.11
    53. Pakistan 11.85
    54. Cambodia 11.80
    55. Ethiopia 11.67
    56. Bolivia 11.50
    57. Marshall Islands 11.32
    58. Fiji 11.31
    59. Egypt 11.21
    60. Saint Thomas and Principe 10.56
    61. Turkmenistan 10.41
    62. Philippines 10.41
    63. West Bank and Gaza 9.85
    64. Mauritania 9.82
    65. Guatemala 9.29
    66. Mongolia 8.77
    67. Azerbaijan 8.72
    68. Dominica 8.69
    69. Zimbabwe 8.37
    70. Iran 8.29
    71. Suriname 7.87
    72. Dominican Republic 7.79
    73. Panama 7.73
    74. Lesotho 7.66
    75. Mexico 7.63
    76. Micronesia 7.35
    77. India 7.33
    78. Ecuador 7.17
    79. Nicaragua 7.17
    80. Kazakhstan 7.07
    81. Swaziland 6.78
    82. Turkey 6.77
    83. Venezuela 6.58
    84. Bhutan 6.58
    85. Guam 6.57
    86. Belize 6.57
    87. Peru 6.56
    88. Kyrgyzstan 6.55
    89. Trinidad and Tobago 6.45
    90. Vietnam 6.43
    91. El Salvador 6.35
    92. Brazil 6.34
    93. Libya 6.28
    94. Samoa 6.15
    95. Guyana 6.12
    96. Bangladesh 6.11
    97. Paraguay 5.91
    98. Seychelles 5.91
    99. Cape Verde 5.90
    100. North Korea 5.89
    101. Colombia 5.41
    102. Oman 5.34
    103. Indonesia 5.31
    104. Argentina 5.19
    105. Brunei 5.17
    106. Kuwait 5.13
    107. Moldova 5.12
    108. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 5.06
    109. Uruguay 4.88
    110. Syria 4.87
    111. United Arab Emirates 4.86
    112. Namibia 4.86
    113. Saudi Arabia 4.81
    114. Albania 4.79
    115. Jamaica 4.75
    116. Tonga 4.64
    117. Tunisia 4.58
    118. Chile 4.47
    119. Lebanon 4.40
    120. Costa Rica 4.36
    121. Armenia 4.15
    122. Greenland 4.08
    123. Ukraine 4.03
    124. Uzbekistan 3.97
    125. Bahamas 3.93
    126. South Africa 3.93
    127. Sri Lanka 3.85
    128. Honduras 3.75
    129. American Samoa 3.71
    130. Grenada 3.70
    131. Malaysia 3.69
    132. Barbados 3.68
    133. Mauritius 3.65
    134. Nepal 3.57
    135. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 3.46
    136. Antigua and Barbuda 3.45
    137. Bahrain 3.36
    138. Saint Lucia 3.32
    139. China 3.21
    140. Qatar 3.16
    141. Malta 3.12
    142. Georgia 2.93
    143. United States 2.87
    144. Belarus 2.81
    145. Botswana 2.73
    146. Maldives 2.70
    147. Cuba 2.64
    148. Israel 2.57
    149. Ireland 2.57
    150. New Zealand 2.57
    151. Russia 2.55
    152. Lithuania 2.44
    153. Bulgaria 2.44
    154. Canada 2.42
    155. United Kingdom 2.41
    156. Thailand 2.32
    157. Netherlands 2.29
    158. Puerto Rico 2.27
    159. Bosnia and Herzegovina 2.21
    160. Latvia 2.16
    161. Slovakia 2.14
    162. Hungary 2.13
    163. Romania 2.13
    164. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 2.08
    165. Switzerland 2.07
    166. Australia 2.06
    167. Northern Mariana Islands 2.04
    168. Sweden 1.99
    169. Denmark 1.95
    170. Poland 1.94
    171. Finland 1.89
    172. Austria 1.83
    173. France 1.81
    174. Germany 1.74
    175. Greece 1.72
    176. Croatia 1.68
    177. Norway 1.60
    178. Iceland 1.53
    179. Belgium 1.53
    180. Estonia 1.50
    181. Bermuda 1.45
    182. Italy 1.39
    183. Taiwan 1.38
    184. Serbia 1.35
    185. Spain 1.31
    186. Andorra 1.31
    187. Cyprus 1.27
    188. Slovenia 1.21
    189. Portugal 1.12
    190. Japan 1.03
    191. Singapore 1.01
    192. Czech Republic 1.00
    193. Luxembourg 0.86
    194. South Korea 0.82
    195. Montenegro 0.80

    Congenital birth defects include neural tube defects, congenital heart anomalies, orofacial clefts, down syndrome, Turner syndrome, Klinefelter syndrome, other chromosomal abnormalities, congenital musculoskeletal and limb anomalies, urogenital congenital anomalies, digestive congenital anomalies, other congenital birth defects.

    Source: Global Health Data Exchange