Ethiopia

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  • 100YES

    A Promise Renewed Signatory Country

  • 100YES

    A Promise Renewed Launch Country

Demographics

  • 99390750

    Total population (2015)

  • 14601687

    Population aged under-5 (2015)

  • 3176480

    Number of births/year (2015)

Under-5 mortality

  • 59

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

  • 37

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

  • 71%

    Under-5 mortality reduction 1990-2015 (%)

  • 184000

    Under-5 deaths/year (2015)

Newborn mortality

  • 28

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

  • 25

    Newborn mortality rank

  • 55%

    Percentage newborn mortality reduction 1990-2015 (%)

  • 87000

    Newborn deaths/year (2015)

Maternal mortality

  • 420

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

  • 52

    Lifetime risk of maternal death (1 in ?)

  • 69%

    Maternal mortality reduction 1990-2013 (%)

  • 13000

    Number of maternal deaths (2013)

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Recent Updates

  • Focussing on Every Newborn – Ethiopia taking action

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    By Dr Kebir Hassen On November 24, Ethiopia, one of the first countries to launch A Promise Renewed,welcomed global development partners to Addis Ababa to launch the Lancet Every Newborn Action Plan (ENAP). Present at the event were representatives from Ethiopian civil society, UNICEF, Save the Children International, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and […]