Uganda

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  • 100YES

    A Promise Renewed Signatory Country

  • 100YES

    A Promise Renewed Launch Country

Demographics

  • 39032383

    Total population (2015)

  • 7277920

    Population aged under-5 (2015)

  • 1665238

    Number of births/year (2015)

Under-5 mortality

  • 55

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

  • 40

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

  • 71%

    Under-5 mortality reduction 1990-2015 (%)

  • 85000

    Under-5 deaths/year (2015)

Newborn mortality

  • 19

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

  • 56

    Newborn mortality rank

  • 51%

    Percentage newborn mortality reduction 1990-2015 (%)

  • 30000

    Newborn deaths/year (2015)

Maternal mortality

  • 360

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

  • 44

    Lifetime risk of maternal death (1 in ?)

  • 53%

    Maternal mortality reduction 1990-2013 (%)

  • 5900

    Number of maternal deaths (2013)

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Recent Updates

  • Religious Leaders in Uganda unite to end Maternal and Child deaths

    Uganda's President signing the Comittment to end RMNCAH deaths

    By Catherine Ntabadde Makumbi, Communication Specialist, UNICEF Uganda, July 2015   Religious leaders in Uganda have committed to mobilize individuals and communities across the country to take action to improve maternal and child survival. At a national event in Kampala on July 23rd, the Inter-Religious Council of Uganda (IRCU), Ministry of Health, GAVI and UNICEF convened […]