Leading causes of neonatal deaths in Uzbekistan (2015) 36% Preterm birth complications23% Intrapartum related events13% Sepsis | meningitis | tetanus16% Congenital abnormalities 0% Diarrhoea5% Pneumonia7% 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. key indicators 14 Newborn mortality rate (deaths per 1,000 live births) 4.6 Annual reduction in newborn mortality rate 2000-2016 (%) 57 Proportion of under-5 child deaths that are newborn (%) 12 Stillbirth rate (deaths per 1,000 births) 100 Skilled birth attendance (%) 67 Early initiation of breastfeeding (%) 9 Preterm birth rate (births <37 weeks per 100 live births) 36 Maternal mortality ratio (deaths per 100,000 live births) Visit our Newborn numbers page to explore the most recent data further Featured Resources Countdown country profile – Uzbekistan The Countdown country profile presents in one place the best and latest evidence to enable… RESOURCES Sorry, no posts at this time. FROM THE BLOG Sorry, no posts at this time. IN THE NEWS Sorry, no posts at this time.