Ecuador
Key demographic Indicators
Under 5 Mortality Indicator bubble 23 PER 1,000 LIVE BIRTHS
Under 5 Mortality Indicator bubble 15,983,000 OF WHICH 5,598,000 ARE CHILDREN UNDER AGE 18 AND 1,599,000 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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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

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 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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