Pakistan

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  • 100YES

    A Promise Renewed Signatory Country

  • 100NO

    A Promise Renewed Launch Country

Demographics

  • 188924874

    Total population (2015)

  • 24663726

    Population aged under-5 (2015)

  • 5451092

    Number of births/year (2015)

Under-5 mortality

  • 81

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

  • 22

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

  • 41%

    Under-5 mortality reduction 1990-2015 (%)

  • 432000

    Under-5 deaths/year (2015)

Newborn mortality

  • 46

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

  • 2

    Newborn mortality rank

  • 29%

    Percentage newborn mortality reduction 1990-2015 (%)

  • 245000

    Newborn deaths/year (2015)

Maternal mortality

  • 170

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

  • 170

    Lifetime risk of maternal death (1 in ?)

  • 57%

    Maternal mortality reduction 1990-2013 (%)

  • 7900

    Number of maternal deaths (2013)

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Recent Updates

  • Pakistan renews commitment to reduce maternal and child mortality ratio

    UNICEF's Dr Mickey Chopra addresses the meeting.

    Islamabad, May 13, 2015: In a high profile inter-provincial meeting organized today in Islamabad, Mrs. Saira Afzal Tarar, Minister for National Health Services presented the new National Vision for Coordinated Priority Actions to Address Challenges of Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child Health and Nutrition in Pakistan. The meeting was attended by provincial ministers, development partners and renowned […]