Neonatal preterm birth deaths

per 100,000 people, 1990–2017

Info Edit
    1990 Ranking
    1. Yemen 126.01
    2. Sudan 124.10
    3. Laos 104.26
    4. Mali 93.79
    5. Afghanistan 84.78
    6. Sierra Leone 76.84
    7. Guinea Bissau 73.50
    8. Guinea 71.95
    9. Timor Leste 67.92
    10. Chad 62.29
    11. Niger 61.04
    12. Angola 60.83
    13. Bangladesh 58.65
    14. Malawi 57.22
    15. Benin 57.21
    16. Equatorial Guinea 54.38
    17. Somalia 53.78
    18. Saudi Arabia 53.75
    19. Liberia 52.82
    20. Cambodia 52.56
    21. Pakistan 52.23
    22. Tajikistan 52.16
    23. Guatemala 51.37
    24. Togo 51.27
    25. Mauritania 50.98
    26. Bolivia 50.86
    27. Mozambique 50.00
    28. Gambia 49.08
    29. Morocco 48.70
    30. Ethiopia 48.60
    31. Ivory Coast 48.58
    32. Comoros 48.04
    33. Bhutan 47.53
    34. Burma (Myanmar) 46.59
    35. Iran 46.46
    36. Turkey 46.33
    37. Madagascar 46.07
    38. Nigeria 46.03
    39. Eritrea 46.02
    40. Senegal 45.35
    41. Burundi 45.07
    42. Rwanda 44.56
    43. Iraq 44.18
    44. Cameroon 44.06
    45. South Sudan 43.17
    46. Kiribati 42.89
    47. Central African Republic 42.70
    48. Uganda 40.89
    49. Jordan 40.31
    50. Burkina Faso 39.03
    51. Algeria 38.85
    52. India 37.27
    53. West Bank and Gaza 37.10
    54. Guyana 35.78
    55. Tunisia 35.53
    56. Papua New Guinea 34.64
    57. Dominican Republic 34.56
    58. Congo (Kinshasa) 34.36
    59. Suriname 34.23
    60. Maldives 33.51
    61. Lesotho 33.22
    62. Egypt 32.58
    63. Tanzania 32.08
    64. Nicaragua 30.43
    65. Oman 29.38
    66. Libya 29.04
    67. Zambia 28.99
    68. Mongolia 28.88
    69. El Salvador 28.86
    70. Lebanon 28.50
    71. Peru 27.92
    72. Djibouti 27.76
    73. Honduras 27.64
    74. Indonesia 27.57
    75. Haiti 27.44
    76. Brazil 27.29
    77. Namibia 27.17
    78. Solomon Islands 26.94
    79. Congo (Brazzaville) 26.43
    80. Turkmenistan 26.13
    81. Swaziland 25.64
    82. Cape Verde 25.35
    83. Ghana 24.89
    84. Vietnam 24.74
    85. Micronesia 24.52
    86. Greenland 24.22
    87. Gabon 24.13
    88. Nepal 23.46
    89. Kyrgyzstan 22.65
    90. Venezuela 22.33
    91. Philippines 22.05
    92. Belize 22.02
    93. Vanuatu 21.88
    94. Marshall Islands 21.79
    95. Zimbabwe 21.73
    96. Syria 21.35
    97. Armenia 20.44
    98. Kenya 19.88
    99. Saint Thomas and Principe 19.85
    100. Bahrain 19.84
    101. Paraguay 19.39
    102. Colombia 19.37
    103. Botswana 18.40
    104. Azerbaijan 18.39
    105. Ecuador 17.83
    106. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 17.54
    107. South Africa 17.41
    108. Mauritius 16.97
    109. Qatar 16.77
    110. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 16.39
    111. Argentina 15.92
    112. Mexico 15.76
    113. Jamaica 15.48
    114. Kazakhstan 15.13
    115. Fiji 14.61
    116. Saint Lucia 14.54
    117. China 14.52
    118. Thailand 14.46
    119. Tonga 13.48
    120. Panama 13.11
    121. Trinidad and Tobago 13.08
    122. United Arab Emirates 12.63
    123. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 12.58
    124. American Samoa 12.12
    125. Seychelles 11.77
    126. Sri Lanka 11.49
    127. Costa Rica 11.20
    128. Albania 11.09
    129. Serbia 11.08
    130. Samoa 10.53
    131. Puerto Rico 10.26
    132. Grenada 10.16
    133. Uzbekistan 10.15
    134. Georgia 10.08
    135. North Korea 9.66
    136. Bosnia and Herzegovina 9.53
    137. Malaysia 8.62
    138. Uruguay 8.47
    139. Bahamas 8.44
    140. Chile 7.96
    141. Antigua and Barbuda 7.92
    142. Poland 7.37
    143. Kuwait 7.23
    144. Montenegro 7.09
    145. Guam 6.95
    146. Slovakia 6.89
    147. Dominica 6.73
    148. Israel 6.55
    149. Barbados 6.19
    150. Malta 6.15
    151. Moldova 5.52
    152. Hungary 5.48
    153. Brunei 5.30
    154. Cyprus 4.73
    155. Northern Mariana Islands 4.59
    156. United States 4.59
    157. New Zealand 4.51
    158. Czech Republic 4.33
    159. Portugal 3.85
    160. Greece 3.66
    161. Russia 3.61
    162. Belarus 3.55
    163. United Kingdom 3.22
    164. Slovenia 3.22
    165. Italy 3.20
    166. Iceland 3.18
    167. Ukraine 3.16
    168. Australia 3.12
    169. Lithuania 2.97
    170. Ireland 2.96
    171. Croatia 2.96
    172. Cuba 2.73
    173. Canada 2.71
    174. Romania 2.70
    175. Belgium 2.52
    176. Bulgaria 2.46
    177. Netherlands 2.33
    178. Germany 2.27
    179. Austria 2.27
    180. Singapore 2.25
    181. Denmark 2.22
    182. South Korea 2.14
    183. Spain 2.11
    184. Bermuda 1.89
    185. Finland 1.82
    186. Switzerland 1.78
    187. Luxembourg 1.74
    188. France 1.59
    189. Estonia 1.57
    190. Andorra 1.56
    191. Sweden 1.55
    192. Taiwan 1.42
    193. Latvia 1.40
    194. Norway 1.34
    195. Japan 0.82
    2017 Ranking
    1. Mali 50.98
    2. Chad 44.23
    3. Sudan 43.40
    4. Yemen 41.69
    5. Afghanistan 37.30
    6. Central African Republic 35.91
    7. Guinea Bissau 34.50
    8. South Sudan 34.44
    9. Niger 32.77
    10. Ivory Coast 31.68
    11. Benin 31.54
    12. Sierra Leone 31.32
    13. Guinea 30.74
    14. Madagascar 30.68
    15. Tajikistan 30.35
    16. Laos 26.29
    17. Nigeria 26.17
    18. Burkina Faso 26.06
    19. Angola 24.10
    20. Papua New Guinea 22.32
    21. Gambia 22.17
    22. Somalia 21.56
    23. Pakistan 21.50
    24. Kiribati 20.76
    25. Congo (Kinshasa) 20.74
    26. Zimbabwe 20.51
    27. Togo 20.40
    28. Burundi 20.40
    29. Uganda 20.22
    30. Senegal 19.71
    31. Mauritania 19.06
    32. Liberia 18.75
    33. Cameroon 18.21
    34. Timor Leste 17.97
    35. Malawi 17.75
    36. Tanzania 17.70
    37. Iraq 16.69
    38. Mozambique 16.51
    39. Eritrea 16.22
    40. Vanuatu 15.51
    41. Lesotho 15.37
    42. Ethiopia 15.05
    43. Zambia 14.71
    44. Dominican Republic 14.09
    45. Haiti 13.89
    46. Kyrgyzstan 13.71
    47. Gabon 13.12
    48. Rwanda 13.09
    49. West Bank and Gaza 12.91
    50. Equatorial Guinea 12.67
    51. Suriname 12.57
    52. Cambodia 12.35
    53. Congo (Brazzaville) 12.27
    54. Comoros 12.03
    55. Bolivia 11.83
    56. India 11.67
    57. Namibia 11.65
    58. Jordan 11.63
    59. Burma (Myanmar) 11.36
    60. Solomon Islands 11.07
    61. Ghana 11.01
    62. Algeria 10.93
    63. Swaziland 10.68
    64. Morocco 10.66
    65. Marshall Islands 10.66
    66. Kenya 10.59
    67. Guyana 10.55
    68. Mongolia 10.17
    69. Cape Verde 10.16
    70. Turkmenistan 9.98
    71. Philippines 9.73
    72. Djibouti 9.68
    73. Fiji 9.66
    74. Guatemala 9.34
    75. Saint Thomas and Principe 9.23
    76. Jamaica 8.96
    77. Azerbaijan 8.47
    78. Bangladesh 7.88
    79. Bhutan 7.71
    80. Iran 7.56
    81. Micronesia 7.28
    82. Indonesia 7.23
    83. Samoa 7.09
    84. Belize 7.03
    85. Honduras 6.97
    86. South Africa 6.89
    87. Venezuela 6.71
    88. Tonga 6.65
    89. Ecuador 6.45
    90. Greenland 6.20
    91. Botswana 6.19
    92. Nicaragua 6.14
    93. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 6.01
    94. Oman 5.79
    95. Guam 5.74
    96. Kazakhstan 5.55
    97. Turkey 5.44
    98. El Salvador 5.12
    99. Trinidad and Tobago 5.04
    100. Dominica 4.85
    101. Argentina 4.80
    102. Saint Lucia 4.66
    103. Tunisia 4.62
    104. Egypt 4.52
    105. Colombia 4.41
    106. Nepal 4.37
    107. Panama 4.34
    108. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 4.30
    109. Mexico 4.30
    110. North Korea 4.15
    111. Libya 4.01
    112. Uzbekistan 3.97
    113. Lebanon 3.89
    114. Peru 3.85
    115. Brazil 3.81
    116. Mauritius 3.68
    117. American Samoa 3.67
    118. Paraguay 3.61
    119. Seychelles 3.58
    120. Grenada 3.45
    121. Vietnam 3.41
    122. Saudi Arabia 3.38
    123. Kuwait 3.37
    124. Costa Rica 3.22
    125. Antigua and Barbuda 3.20
    126. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 3.00
    127. Sri Lanka 2.96
    128. Georgia 2.66
    129. Bahrain 2.47
    130. Maldives 2.43
    131. Syria 2.39
    132. Chile 2.38
    133. Armenia 2.37
    134. Brunei 2.31
    135. Uruguay 2.29
    136. Qatar 2.26
    137. Bahamas 2.20
    138. Barbados 2.07
    139. United States 2.04
    140. United Arab Emirates 2.02
    141. China 1.96
    142. United Kingdom 1.88
    143. Albania 1.84
    144. Malta 1.80
    145. Malaysia 1.77
    146. Slovakia 1.72
    147. New Zealand 1.72
    148. Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.69
    149. Moldova 1.66
    150. Northern Mariana Islands 1.66
    151. Serbia 1.64
    152. Puerto Rico 1.64
    153. Thailand 1.46
    154. Bulgaria 1.41
    155. Poland 1.36
    156. Denmark 1.29
    157. Israel 1.28
    158. Canada 1.28
    159. Romania 1.26
    160. Montenegro 1.16
    161. Greece 1.08
    162. Russia 1.03
    163. Hungary 1.01
    164. Ireland 1.01
    165. Ukraine 0.92
    166. Australia 0.91
    167. Belarus 0.89
    168. Germany 0.88
    169. Netherlands 0.79
    170. Switzerland 0.78
    171. Austria 0.72
    172. South Korea 0.67
    173. Taiwan 0.60
    174. Cyprus 0.60
    175. Italy 0.55
    176. Belgium 0.55
    177. Lithuania 0.54
    178. France 0.53
    179. Croatia 0.53
    180. Slovenia 0.48
    181. Sweden 0.46
    182. Spain 0.45
    183. Portugal 0.45
    184. Cuba 0.44
    185. Czech Republic 0.42
    186. Bermuda 0.42
    187. Iceland 0.42
    188. Estonia 0.37
    189. Finland 0.37
    190. Norway 0.34
    191. Andorra 0.34
    192. Latvia 0.31
    193. Luxembourg 0.26
    194. Singapore 0.23
    195. Japan 0.17

    Neonatal preterm birth deaths is defined as babies who are born before 37 weeks of pregnancy are completed and die. Preterm babies are at increased risk of illness, disability and death.

    Source: Global Health Data Exchange