Benin

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  • 100YES

    A Promise Renewed Signatory Country

  • 100NO

    A Promise Renewed Launch Country

Demographics

  • 10879829

    Total population (2015)

  • 1707733

    Population aged under-5 (2015)

  • 387997

    Number of births/year (2015)

Under-5 mortality

  • 100

    Under-five mortality rate (deaths per 1000 live births) (2015)

  • 8

    Under-5 mortality rank (in descending order of under-5 mortality rate)

  • 45%

    Under-5 mortality reduction 1990-2015 (%)

  • 37000

    Under-5 deaths/year (2015)

Newborn mortality

  • 32

    Newborn mortality rate (deaths per 1000 births) (2015)

  • 18

    Newborn mortality rank

  • 31%

    Percentage newborn mortality reduction 1990-2015 (%)

  • 12000

    Newborn deaths/year (2015)

Maternal mortality

  • 340

    Maternal mortality rate (deaths per 100,000 live births) (2013)

  • 59

    Lifetime risk of maternal death (1 in ?)

  • 43%

    Maternal mortality reduction 1990-2013 (%)

  • 1300

    Number of maternal deaths (2013)

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