TABLE 2.

Under-5 Deaths in the Democratic Republic of the Congo from 1976–20178a

Year
EstimatedLevel19761977197819791980198119821983198419851986Total Deaths
Low196,957200,518204,337208,117211,628215,118219,168222,591226,628231,114235,7072,371,883
Medium233,087235,767238,287241,006243,644246,468249,515252,490255,711259,276263,1262,718,377
High275,619276,160277,290278,019279,506280,937282,416284,257286,999289,612292,8983,103,713
            
19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997Total Deaths
Low240,269245,357250,850256,597262,380268,588275,015281,307287,517292,755296,8602,957,495
Medium267,689272,359277,624283,090289,076295,539302,429309,281315,772321,800326,7333,261,392
High296,555301,225306,764312,320318,881326,150333,311341,237348,421355,187360,8443,600,895
             
19981999200020012002200320042005200620072008Total Deaths
Low299,906301,930302,590302,362301,596300,522298,587295,532291,987287,351281,5123,263,875
Medium330,528332,688333,792333,850333,311332,597331,277329,811328,038326,465324,6503,637,007
High365,124368,169369,844370,391370,239369,727368,988368,562369,274371,071373,0644,064,453
             
200920102011201220132014201520162017Total Deaths
Low274,783267,800259,746251,199243,411234,782225,454216,143206,535  2,179,853
Medium322,801320,391318,265315,758313,762310,711307,687303,618300,265  2,813,258
High375,987380,011383,529387,635393,306399,404405,716415,115422,796  3,563,499
             
Totals 1976–2017Total Deaths
    Low           10,773,106
    Medium           12,430,034
    High           14,332,560
  • a As of December 19, 2019.