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Nepal Demographic and Health Survey 2016

 Maternal mortality rate: 239 per 1 lakh live birth


 Neonatal mortality rate: 21 deaths per 1,000 live births
 Infant mortality rate: 32 per 1,000 live births
 Under-5 mortality rate: 39 per 1,000 live births.
 84% of women received antenatal care from a skilled provider at least once for their last birth.
 78% of children have received all basic vaccinations
 Total Fertility Rate: 2.3 births per woman
 General Fertility Rate: 88 per 1000
 CBR: 22/4 per 1000
 Exclusive breastfeeding: 66%
 Vitamin A coverage (children age 6-59 months): 86%
 95% of children live in households that consume iodized salt

Census 2011
 Total population in 2011: 26,494,504
 Increase since last census 2001: 3,343,081
 Annual population growth rate (exponential growth): 1.35
 Population doubling time: 52 years
 Number of households: 5,427,302
 Average Household Size: 4.88
 Sex Ratio: 94.2
 Birth rate is estimated to be 22.17 births per 1,000 people.
 Life expectancy at birth is estimated to be 67.44 years for females and 64.94 years for males.
 Mortality rate is estimated to be 681 deaths per 100,000 people.
 Net migration rate is estimated to be 61 migrants per 100,000 people.
 Literacy rate: 65.9%
 Median age at first birth: 20.1

Centre Bureau of Statistics 2014:


 Maternal mortality rate: 258 per 1 lakh live birth
 Infant mortality rate: 33 per 1,000 live birth
 Under-5 mortality rate: 39 per 1,000 live births