Table 4

Countries that have not achieved Millennium Development Goal 1 (MDG 1) or MDG 4

CountryPoverty ratio at $1.25 a day (% of population)Under-5 mortality rate (per 1000 live births)
Year 1Year 2Target met19902012MDG 4.1 targetReduction in U5MR (%)Target met
Angola54.3 (2000)43.4 (2009)No212.8163.570.223No
Argentina0.6 (1990)0.9 (2010)No27.514.29.148No
Bolivia5.2 (1991)15.6 (2008)No123.441.440.766No
Cameroon10.8 (2001)9.6 (2007)No134.994.944.530No
Colombia8.2 (1991)8.2 (2010)No35.117.611.650No
Cote d’Ivoire17.8 (1993)23.8 (2008)No151.8107.650.129No
Ghana51.1 (1992)28.6 (2006)No128.172.042.344No
India53.6 (1988)32.7 (2010)No125.656.341.555No
Kenya38.4 (1992)43.4 (2005)No98.272.932.426No
Lao PDR55.7 (1992)33.9 (2008)No162.971.853.856No
Lesotho56.4 (1993)43.4 (2003)No84.599.627.9−18No
Madagascar72.5 (1993)81.3 (2010)No158.558.252.363No
Mali86.1 (1996)50.4 (2010)No253.3128.083.649No
Mauritania42.8 (1993)23.4 (2008)No127.884.042.234No
Mozambique80.6 (1996)59.6 (2008)No232.689.776.861No
Namibia49.1 (1993)31.9 (2004)No73.038.724.147No
Nicaragua18.3 (1993)11.9 (2005)No66.124.421.863No
Nigeria61.9 (1992)68.0 (2010)No212.5123.770.142No
Paraguay11.5 (1995)7.2 (2010)No45.522.015.052No
Philippines30.7 (1991)18.4 (2009)No58.529.819.349No
Rwanda74.6 (2000)63.2 (2011)No150.955.049.864No
Sierra Leone62.8 (1990)51.7 (2011)No257.3181.684.929No
South Africa24.3 (1993)13.8 (2009)No60.844.620.127No
Swaziland78.6 (1995)40.6 (2010)No70.979.723.4−12No
Uganda70.0 (1992)38.0 (2009)No178.268.958.861No
Venezuela4.4 (1992)6.6 (2006)No29.515.39.748No
Zambia61.1 (1991)74.5 (2010)No191.988.563.354No