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Indicator 3.2.2

Neonatal mortality rate


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Source: Federal Statistical Office (Destatis)

Geographical Area: Germany

Unit of measurement: Per 1,000 live births


The international organisations (custodian agencies) that are responsible for the respective SDG-indicator publish methodological guidelines for the calculation of the indicator - so-called global metadata.

Displayed here are the national time series that fit the global metadata best as well as their comparability with the global metadata. Please find further methodical and country-specific information of the time series in the related national metadata.

Time series available

Neonatal mortality

Comparability with global metadata

The time series is compliant with the global metadata.

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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators. Global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Target name

By 2030, end preventable deaths of newborns and children under 5 years of age, with all countries aiming to reduce neonatal mortality to at least as low as 12 per 1,000 live births and under-5 mortality to at least as low as 25 per 1,000 live births

Indicator name

Neonatal mortality rate

Designated tier

Tier I

Custodian agency

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

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