Philippines

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  • 100YES

    A Promise Renewed Signatory Country

  • 100YES

    A Promise Renewed Launch Country

Demographics

  • 100699395

    Total population (2015)

  • 11254961

    Population aged under-5 (2015)

  • 2348789

    Number of births/year (2015)

Under-5 mortality

  • 28

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

  • 71

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

  • 52%

    Under-5 mortality reduction 1990-2015 (%)

  • 66000

    Under-5 deaths/year (2015)

Newborn mortality

  • 13

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

  • 73

    Newborn mortality rank

  • 36%

    Percentage newborn mortality reduction 1990-2015 (%)

  • 30000

    Newborn deaths/year (2015)

Maternal mortality

  • 120

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

  • 250

    Lifetime risk of maternal death (1 in ?)

  • -15%

    Maternal mortality reduction 1990-2013 (%)

  • 3000

    Number of maternal deaths (2013)

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Recent Updates

  • A Promise for the children of the Philippines

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    On April 24 2014, with support from UNICEF and other UN partners, the Philippine Government launched “A Promise Renewed for Kalusugan Pangkalahatan [Universal Health Care]”, a programme for action to expand access to health and nutrition services for mothers and children, and respond to demand for accountability around maternal, newborn, child and family survival. Together with […]