South Sudan
Key demographic Indicators
Under 5 Mortality Indicator bubble 99 PER 1,000 LIVE BIRTHS
Under 5 Mortality Indicator bubble 11,739,000 OF WHICH 5,523,000 ARE CHILDREN UNDER AGE 18 AND 1,785,000 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 (%)

Early Childhood

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

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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Child Protection

Children aged 5 to 14 years engaged in child labour (%)
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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 (male, %)
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Water

Proportion of population using a piped drinking water supply on premises (%)
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Proportion of population using another improved drinking water source
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MICS

South Sudan