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14 Nov 2011

Survival Rate of Babies in Africa Increases

Babies have a better chance of survival in Africa today than they did just a decade ago. At the start of the millennium, of every 1,000 babies born in African, 98 died before their first birthday. By 2009, the continent’s infant mortality rate had fallen to 80 deaths per thousand.