SDG 16 · Indicator
Birth registrations with civil authority
% of children under age 5
Ratings provide a visual representation of a country’s performance on the indicator.
Significant challenges remain
Major challenges remain
The percentage of children under the age of five whose births are reported as being registered with the relevant national civil authorities.
The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of 100.
UNICEF (2017). Birth registration. United Nations Children's Fund, New York. Available from: http://data.unicef.org/topic/child-protection/birth-registration/