Dominican Republic
Key demographic Indicators
Under 5 Mortality Indicator bubble 28 PER 1,000 LIVE BIRTHS
Under 5 Mortality Indicator bubble 10,529,000 OF WHICH 3,731,000 ARE CHILDREN UNDER AGE 18 AND 1,061,000 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

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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Additional Resources

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