Bahrain
Key demographic Indicators
Under 5 Mortality Indicator bubble 6 PER 1,000 LIVE BIRTHS
Under 5 Mortality Indicator bubble 1,344,000 OF WHICH 327,000 ARE CHILDREN UNDER AGE 18 AND 103,000 ARE UNDER AGE 5

Trends in Under-Five Mortality Rate

Deaths per 1,000 live births
  • Under-five mortality rate

Disparities by Household Wealth

Attended Births:
Births attended by skilled health personnel (%)

Secondary education:
Net attendance ratio in secondary education (%)

Birth Registration:
Children under age 5 whose births are registered (%)

Child Health

Proportion of under-five children with suspected pneumonia taken to health provider(%)
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Proportion of children under five years old with diarrhoea receiving oral rehydration salts(%)
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Proportion of children under-five sleeping under insecticide-treated bednets
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Proportion of households owning at least one Insecticide-treated net (ITN) (%)
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Nutrition

Early initiation of breastfeeding (within one hour of birth) (%)
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Exclusive breastfeeding rate (%)
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Continued breastfeeding rate (%)
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Vitamin A supplementation (full)(%)
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Proportion of households consuming iodized salt, Percent (%)
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Maternal Health

Contraceptive prevalence rate, Percent
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Antenatal care coverage for at least four visits (%)
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Proportion of women 20-24 year-olds who gave birth before age 18 (%)
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Early Childhood

Attendance in early childhood education(%)
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Support for learning (any Household member, %)
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Support for learning (father, %)
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Learning materials at home - Children's books (%)
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Learning materials at home - Playthings (%)
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Children left in inadequate care (%)
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HIV/AIDS

Percentage of pregnant women living with HIV receiving most effective ARVs for PMTCT (%)
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Estimated number of new HIV infections among children (aged 0-14)
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HIV positive children (aged 0-14) receiving antiretroviral therapy (%)
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Adolescent girls (aged 15-19) who were tested for HIV in the last 12 months and received the results (%)
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Adolescent boys (aged 15-19) who were tested for HIV in the last 12 months and received the results (%)
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Estimated number of new HIV infections among adolescents (aged 15-19)
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Child Protection

Children under age 5 whose birth is registered (%)
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Women aged 20 to 24 years who were first married or in union by age 18 (%)
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Children aged 2 to 14 years who experienced any violent discipline (psychological aggression and/or physical punishment) in the past month (%)
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Justification of wife beating (female, %)
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Justification of wife beating (male, %)
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