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.
226 Results
RankCountrydeaths/1,000 live birthsDate of Information
1Afghanistan104.89
2Somalia86.53
3Central African Republic82.97
4Equatorial Guinea78.33
5Sierra Leone73.42
6Niger66.81
7Chad65.48
8South Sudan63.18
9Mozambique61.38
10Congo, Democratic Republic of the60.85
11Mali60.64
12Angola58.86
13Comoros57.10
14Nigeria56.68
15Benin55.76
16Cote d'Ivoire55.67
17Pakistan53.98
18Mauritania50.99
19Guinea49.63
20Burkina Faso49.42
21Guinea-Bissau49.05
22Cameroon48.73
23Lesotho48.44
24Congo, Republic of the47.93
25Djibouti46.89
26Yemen46.54
27Liberia44.57
28Sao Tome and Principe44.38
29Sudan42.27
30Eritrea41.50
31Togo41.19
32Haiti40.02
33Eswatini39.63
34Madagascar39.04
35Burundi37.84
36Laos37.78
37Turkmenistan37.62
38Gambia, The37.19
39Zambia37.11
40Timor-Leste33.69
41Papua New Guinea33.59
42Ethiopia33.51
43Malawi33.43
44Burma32.94
45Kiribati32.93
46Ghana32.59
47Senegal32.44
48Tajikistan32.33
49Tanzania30.87
50Uganda30.45
51Bangladesh30.35
52India30.31
53Suriname30.25
54Cambodia29.58
55Namibia29.42
56Tuvalu28.92
57Gabon28.56
58Zimbabwe28.53
59Kenya27.86
60Kosovo27.12
61Bhutan27.04
62Rwanda26.39
63Guatemala26.18
64South Africa25.87
65Maldives25.70
66Kyrgyzstan25.66
67Botswana25.18
68Nepal25.13
69Cabo Verde23.53
70Azerbaijan23.51
71Paraguay23.21
72Bolivia22.28
73Philippines22.23
74Korea, North22.21
75Guyana22.15
76Micronesia, Federated States of21.90
77Marshall Islands21.66
78Dominican Republic21.18
79Mongolia20.18
80Solomon Islands20.02
81Indonesia19.73
82Algeria19.72
83Iraq19.62
84Turkey19.35
85Morocco19.20
86Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha19.19
87Kazakhstan19.18
88Nicaragua19.09
89Uzbekistan18.98
90Ecuador18.13
91Samoa18.00
92Venezuela17.72
93Egypt17.70
94Panama16.44
95Cook Islands15.93
96Syria15.87
97Trinidad and Tobago15.83
98West Bank15.29
99Gaza Strip15.23
100Honduras15.08
101Iran14.84
102Georgia14.77
103Vietnam14.75
104Oman14.45
105Vanuatu14.34
106Antigua and Barbuda14.30
107British Virgin Islands14.16
108Jordan13.90
109Brazil13.31
110Saint Vincent and the Grenadines12.87
111Bahamas, The12.78
112Northern Mariana Islands12.48
113Tonga12.41
114Saudi Arabia12.27
115Armenia12.18
116El Salvador12.14
117Aruba12.09
118Mauritius12.08
119Saint Lucia11.99
120Tunisia11.87
121Mexico11.86
122Colombia11.65
123Moldova11.60
124Turks and Caicos Islands11.59
125Guam11.46
126Palau11.28
127Dominica11.27
128Libya11.22
129Jamaica11.17
130Belize11.15
131Albania10.82
132Peru10.80
133Seychelles10.60
134Brunei10.52
135Montserrat10.36
136Bahrain10.19
137American Samoa10.06
138Fiji10.06
139Barbados10.00
140Grenada9.40
141Argentina9.35
142Greenland8.75
143Croatia8.74
144Costa Rica8.39
145Cyprus8.36
146Saint Kitts and Nevis8.35
147Uruguay8.31
148Sri Lanka8.20
149Saint Pierre and Miquelon8.16
150Bulgaria7.98
151Sint Maarten7.98
152Curacao7.88
153Nauru7.84
154Cayman Islands7.65
155Virgin Islands7.65
156Kuwait7.43
157Ukraine7.33
159Lebanon7.04
160China6.76
161Saint Barthelemy6.71
162Saint Martin6.71
163Qatar6.62
164Malaysia6.59
165Chile6.55
166San Marino6.51
167Thailand6.47
168Russia6.42
169Gibraltar6.25
170Puerto Rico6.04
171Faroe Islands5.99
172Romania5.84
173Bosnia and Herzegovina5.21
174United States5.17
175United Arab Emirates5.14
176New Caledonia5.00
177Latvia4.85
178Slovakia4.82
179Serbia4.81
180Hungary4.62
181Macau4.59
182Malta4.53
183French Polynesia4.40
184Canada4.38
185Isle of Man4.24
186Poland4.16
187Cuba4.13
188Liechtenstein4.05
189Wallis and Futuna4.00
190Taiwan3.97
191Jersey3.87
192United Kingdom3.82
193Lithuania3.63
194Switzerland3.58
195Israel3.56
196Greece3.55
197Ireland3.47
198Andorra3.44
199New Zealand3.44
200Estonia3.42
201Netherlands3.40
202Guernsey3.36
203Belarus3.27
204Luxembourg3.25
205Austria3.24
206Montenegro3.24
207Belgium3.19
208Germany3.19
209Italy3.16
210France3.15
211Anguilla3.07
212Denmark3.04
213Australia3.01
214Korea, South2.87
215Hong Kong2.55
216Portugal2.50
217Spain2.47
218Czechia2.40
219Norway2.31
220Sweden2.30
221Bermuda2.19
222Finland2.13
223Japan1.90
224Monaco1.76
225Iceland1.65
226Singapore1.55
227Slovenia1.52