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What does U5MR stand for?

U5MR stands for Under Five Mortality Rate

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He said that the programmes launched for the maternal and neonatal healthcare will ensure progress towards achieving the millennium development goals (MDGs) in maternal and infant health, whereas, the specific objectives of these programmes are to reduce the under five mortality rate to less than 65 per thousand live births by this year target 2015:45/1000, to reduce the newborn mortality rate to less than 40 per thousand live births target 40/1000, than 55 per thousand live births by the current year target 40/1000, to reduce maternal mortality ratio to 200 per ten thousand live births by this year target 140/10000 and to increase the proportion of deliveries attended by the skilled birth attendants at home or in health facilities to 90 percent by 2015, he concluded.
Specific objectives are to reduce the under five mortality rate to less than 65 per thousand live births by the year 2011 target 2015:45/1000, to reduce the newborn mortality rate to less than 40 per thousand live births target 40/1000 than 55 per thousand live births by the year 2011 to reduce maternal mortality ratio to 200 per ten thousand live births by the year 2011 target 140/10000 and to increase the proportion of deliveries attended by the skilled birth attendants at home or in health facilities to 90 percent by 2015, it concluded.