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GDL Area Database (3.6.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

126 indicators, 128 countries, 1337 sub-national regions
35.9 million persons, 8.1 million households
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Under five mortality rate

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Malawi (Africa)
Total 244 240 235 230 226 221 217 212 207 203 191 180 169 157 152 147 142 137 132 127 118 110 101 92.1 83.3 74.5 65.8 57.0
Urban 213 205 198 191 184 177 169 162 155 148 140 132 124 116 116 115 115 114 114 113 105 95.7 86.9 78.1 69.3 60.5 51.7 42.9
Rural 248 244 240 236 231 227 223 219 215 210 199 187 175 164 158 152 147 141 135 130 121 112 103 94.3 85.5 76.7 67.9 59.0
Poor 249 244 239 234 229 225 220 215 210 205 194 182 171 159 154 149 144 139 134 129 120 112 103 94.0 85.2 76.4 67.6 58.8
Nonpoor 87.6 89.2 90.8 92.5 94.1 95.7 97.3 98.9 100 102 99.2 96.4 93.6 90.7 90.4 90.2 89.9 89.6 89.4 89.1 83.1 77.0 71.0 65.0 59.0 52.9 46.9 40.9
Lowest 25% 242 241 241 240 239 238 237 236 235 234 220 206 192 179 171 163 156 148 140 133 125 116 108 99.7 91.5 83.2 75.0 66.7
Second 25% 281 272 262 253 244 235 226 217 207 198 191 183 176 168 163 158 153 147 142 137 127 117 108 97.8 88.0 78.2 68.5 58.7
Third 25% 261 255 249 242 236 230 223 217 211 204 194 183 172 162 156 151 145 140 134 129 119 110 101 91.9 82.7 73.5 64.3 55.1
Highest 25% 196 193 190 187 184 181 178 175 172 169 156 143 131 118 117 115 114 112 110 109 101 93.0 85.1 77.1 69.2 61.2 53.3 45.4
Blantyre 201 200 199 198 197 195 194 193 192 191 181 172 162 153 146 139 132 124 117 110 103 95.8 88.7 81.5 74.3 67.2 60.0 52.9
Kasungu 297 287 277 267 257 247 237 227 217 207 203 200 196 192 183 173 163 153 143 133 121 109 96.7 84.6 72.5 60.4 48.3 36.2
Lilongwe 265 257 249 241 233 225 217 209 201 193 181 169 157 144 142 140 138 136 134 132 124 116 108 100 92.0 83.9 75.8 67.8
Machinga 251 246 241 236 231 226 221 216 210 205 186 167 148 129 129 128 127 127 126 125 118 111 103 96.0 88.7 81.4 74.2 66.9
Mangochi 211 210 209 208 206 205 204 203 201 200 192 183 175 166 161 156 151 146 141 136 125 115 104 93.9 83.5 73.1 62.6 52.2
Mulanje 214 216 217 219 220 222 223 224 226 227 226 224 223 221 210 200 189 179 168 157 148 139 130 121 112 103 93.5 84.4
Mzimba 209 206 203 200 197 193 190 187 184 181 164 147 129 112 115 118 122 125 128 131 118 105 91.7 78.6 65.6 52.5 39.4 26.3
Other central (Nkhota Kota, Mchinji, Dowa, Ntchisi, Dedza, Ntcheu) 270 262 254 247 239 231 224 216 208 201 192 184 176 167 160 153 145 138 131 123 117 110 104 96.9 90.3 83.6 77.0 70.4
Other northern (Chitipa, Karonga, Rumphi, Nkhata Bay) 202 197 193 189 184 180 175 171 167 162 154 145 137 128 121 114 106 99.0 91.7 84.4 80.7 77.0 73.2 69.5 65.8 62.0 58.3 54.5
Other southern (Balaka, Mwanza, Phalombe, Chiradzulu, Chikwawa, Nsanje, neno) 218 218 218 218 219 219 219 219 219 220 204 188 173 157 153 149 145 141 138 134 124 114 105 95.1 85.4 75.7 66.0 56.3
Salima 245 245 244 243 243 242 241 241 240 239 218 197 175 154 153 153 152 151 151 150 138 127 115 104 91.9 80.3 68.6 57.0
Thyolo 270 265 260 255 250 245 240 235 230 225 215 206 196 187 176 165 154 144 133 122 111 101 90.3 79.8 69.3 58.7 48.2 37.7
Zomba 284 276 269 261 254 246 239 231 224 216 198 180 162 144 142 141 139 137 136 134 121 107 93.9 80.5 67.1 53.8 40.4 27.0