Leading causes of neonatal deaths in Turkmenistan (2015)

  • 37% Preterm birth complications
  • 24% Intrapartum related events
  • 13% Sepsis | meningitis | tetanus
  • 14% Congenital abnormalities
  • 0% Diarrhoea
  • 6% Pneumonia
  • 7% Other conditions
Source: Liu et al. 2016. Global, regional, and national causes of under-5 mortality in 2000–15: an updated systematic analysis with implications for the Sustainable Development Goals. Lancet.
Maternal mortality of deaths per 100,000 live births

key indicators

22

Newborn mortality rate (deaths per 1,000 live births)

2.0

Annual reduction in newborn mortality rate 2000-2016 (%)

44

Proportion of under-5 child deaths that are newborn (%)

17

Stillbirth rate (deaths per 1,000 births)

100

Skilled birth attendance (%)

73

Early initiation of breastfeeding (%)

10

Preterm birth rate (births <37 weeks per 100 live births)

42

Maternal mortality ratio (deaths per 100,000 live births)
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