Country Comparisons

Infant mortality rate

Infant mortality rate compares the number of deaths of infants under one year old in a given year per 1,000 live births in the same year. This rate is often used as an indicator of the level of health in a country.
235 Results
RankCountrydeaths/1,000 live birthsDate of Information
1Afghanistan106.75
2Somalia88.03
3Congo, Republic of the84.22
4Central African Republic80.60
5South Sudan69.90
6Niue68.12
7Trinidad and Tobago67.02
8Sierra Leone65.34
9Germany65.04
10Guam63.25
11Mozambique63.03
12Chad62.63
13Mali62.31
14Angola60.58
15Equatorial Guinea59.70
16Cote d'Ivoire59.10
17Niger58.23
18Chile57.36
19Pakistan55.26
20Guinea52.40
21Mauritania52.05
22Burkina Faso52.00
23Guinea-Bissau51.90
24Bahamas, The50.71
25Liechtenstein50.23
26Cameroon50.09
27Laos49.48
28Congo, Democratic Republic of the49.28
29Djibouti47.78
30Singapore47.72
31Saint Lucia45.30
32Cambodia43.70
33Eswatini42.80
34Haiti42.60
35Eritrea42.39
36Yemen41.90
37Sudan41.80
38Sao Tome and Principe41.70
39Switzerland41.20
40Spratly Islands40.33
41Mongolia39.82
42India39.55
43Malawi39.50
44Belarus39.27
45Bhutan35.99
46Ethiopia34.62
47Tokelau34.47
48Ghana33.33
49Papua New Guinea33.20
50Tanzania31.51
51Uganda31.49
52Namibia31.40
53Bermuda31.13
54Turkmenistan30.80
55Zimbabwe30.30
56Kosovo30.20
57Tuvalu29.52
58Gambia, The29.45
59Kenya28.81
60Tajikistan28.80
61South Africa27.80
62Rwanda27.16
63Zambia26.82
64Guatemala26.81
65Botswana26.80
66Maldives26.40
67Kyrgyzstan26.26
68Nepal25.73
69Timor-Leste24.55
70Cabo Verde24.10
71Guyana22.68
72Micronesia, Federated States of22.45
73Venezuela22.23
74Montserrat22.20
75Suriname22.10
76Dominica21.68
77Azerbaijan21.30
78Dominican Republic20.90
79Monaco20.60
80Saint Pierre and Miquelon20.52
81Indonesia20.16
82Philippines20.00
83Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha19.77
84Kazakhstan19.59
85Nigeria19.57
86Iraq19.50
87Uzbekistan19.42
88Peru19.37
89Madagascar19.00
90Samoa18.75
91Ecuador18.55
92Brazil18.37
93Egypt18.25
94Marshall Islands17.40
95Nicaragua16.50
96Cocos (Keeling) Islands16.33
97Syria16.27
98Turkey15.80
99Vietnam15.70
100Iran15.10
101Gaza Strip14.90
102Algeria14.65
103Honduras14.60
104Jordan14.25
105Solomon Islands13.40
106Saint Vincent and the Grenadines13.16
107Colombia12.88
108West Bank12.80
109Mauritius12.79
110Togo12.73
111Vanuatu12.70
112Saudi Arabia12.58
113Armenia12.47
114Svalbard12.38
115Tonga12.16
116Moldova11.83
117Mexico11.64
118Northern Mariana Islands11.50
119Libya11.48
120Jamaica11.42
121Paraguay11.25
122Comoros11.15
123Albania11.10
124Antigua and Barbuda11.10
125Tunisia11.00
126Saint Kitts and Nevis10.83
127Oman10.82
128Benin10.79
129Belize10.54
130Fiji10.27
131Australia10.25
132Barbados10.23
133American Samoa9.90
134Aruba9.80
135Palau9.80
136Argentina9.55
137Romania9.41
138Turks and Caicos Islands9.30
139Croatia8.91
140Greenland8.90
141Grenada8.90
142Brunei8.80
143Cyprus8.61
144Coral Sea Islands8.59
145Korea, North8.50
146Uruguay8.48
147Panama8.35
148South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands8.16
149Bangladesh8.14
150Bulgaria8.10
151Cook Islands8.05
152Nauru7.96
153British Virgin Islands7.81
154Sri Lanka7.80
155Costa Rica7.50
156Sint Maarten7.50
158Ukraine7.40
159Virgin Islands7.40
160Curacao7.00
161Bolivia6.85
162Lebanon6.80
163Malaysia6.70
164Qatar6.70
165San Marino6.67
166Thailand6.58
167Kuwait6.50
168Gibraltar6.38
169Faroe Islands6.11
170Puerto Rico6.00
171Russia5.67
172Saint Barthelemy5.60
173Saint Martin5.60
174Serbia5.60
175Cayman Islands5.50
176Bahrain5.32
177United Arab Emirates5.25
178United States5.22
179Bosnia and Herzegovina5.20
180New Caledonia5.08
181Latvia5.00
182Slovakia4.90
183Hungary4.69
184Morocco4.69
185Malta4.62
186French Polynesia4.50
187Paracel Islands4.46
188Canada4.44
189Isle of Man4.31
190Gabon4.27
191Poland4.22
192Cuba4.19
193Liberia4.12
194United Kingdom4.10
195Wallis and Futuna4.06
196Taiwan4.03
197Jersey3.94
198Lithuania3.80
199Estonia3.70
200Lesotho3.66
201China3.64
202Greece3.61
203Ireland3.60
204Andorra3.50
205New Zealand3.50
206Netherlands3.45
207Georgia3.41
208Montenegro3.40
209Burundi3.31
210Anguilla3.30
211Guernsey3.30
212Luxembourg3.30
213Ashmore and Cartier Islands3.29
214Belgium3.24
215Denmark3.20
216Spain3.20
217France3.19
218El Salvador3.14
219Italy3.14
220Austria3.05
221Korea, South3.00
222Kiribati2.91
223Czechia2.60
224Portugal2.60
225Sweden2.60
226Hong Kong2.59
227Seychelles2.45
228Norway2.34
229Burma2.21
230Finland2.15
231Iceland2.10
232Japan1.90
233Macau1.78
234Israel1.66
235Senegal1.56
236Slovenia1.53