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
3Central African Republic84.22
4Niger68.12
5Chad67.02
5Niue68.12
6Sierra Leone65.34
7Gambia, The65.04
8South Sudan64.77
9Equatorial Guinea63.25
10Mozambique63.03
11Congo, Democratic Republic of the62.63
12Mali62.31
13Angola60.58
14Nigeria58.23
15Comoros58.21
16Cote d'Ivoire57.36
17Benin57.23
18Pakistan55.26
19Mauritania52.05
20Guinea50.99
21Burkina Faso50.71
22Guinea-Bissau50.44
23Lesotho50.23
24Cameroon50.09
25Laos49.48
26Congo, Republic of the49.28
27Djibouti47.78
28Senegal47.72
29Yemen47.56
30Liberia45.98
31Cambodia45.62
32Sao Tome and Principe45.30
33Sudan43.15
34Togo42.64
35Eritrea42.39
36Haiti41.29
37Eswatini41.20
38Papua New Guinea40.33
39Madagascar39.82
40India39.55
40Spratly Islands40.33
41Bolivia39.27
42Burundi38.96
43Turkmenistan38.54
44Zambia37.91
45Bhutan35.99
46Kosovo35.93
47Ethiopia34.62
48Timor-Leste34.47
49Malawi34.19
50Burma33.71
51Kiribati33.66
51Tokelau34.47
52Ghana33.33
53Tajikistan33.05
54Tanzania31.51
55Uganda31.49
56Bangladesh31.13
57Namibia30.38
58Tuvalu29.52
59Gabon29.45
60Zimbabwe29.41
61Kenya28.81
62Rwanda27.16
63South Africa26.82
64Guatemala26.81
65Suriname26.60
66Maldives26.40
67Kyrgyzstan26.26
68Botswana25.97
69Nepal25.73
70Trinidad and Tobago24.55
71Azerbaijan24.10
72Cabo Verde24.10
73Paraguay23.83
74Guyana22.68
75Micronesia, Federated States of22.45
76Korea, North22.42
77Venezuela22.23
78Marshall Islands22.20
79Dominican Republic21.68
80Mongolia20.60
81Philippines20.55
82Solomon Islands20.52
83Algeria20.23
84Indonesia20.16
85Iraq20.08
86Turkey19.87
87Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha19.77
88Kazakhstan19.59
89Nicaragua19.57
90Uzbekistan19.42
91Peru19.37
92Morocco19.00
93Samoa18.75
94Ecuador18.55
95Brazil18.37
96Egypt18.25
97Cook Islands16.33
98Syria16.27
99West Bank15.68
100Cocos (Keeling) Islands16.33
100Gaza Strip15.60
101Honduras15.39
102Georgia15.10
103Iran15.10
104Vietnam15.09
105Oman14.76
106Vanuatu14.69
107Antigua and Barbuda14.65
108British Virgin Islands14.56
109Jordan14.25
110Saint Vincent and the Grenadines13.16
111Bahamas, The13.05
112Colombia12.88
113Northern Mariana Islands12.79
114Tonga12.73
115Saudi Arabia12.58
116Armenia12.47
117Aruba12.39
118El Salvador12.38
119Saint Lucia12.23
120Tunisia12.16
121Turks and Caicos Islands11.87
122Moldova11.83
123Guam11.73
123Svalbard12.38
124Mexico11.64
125Dominica11.56
126Palau11.52
127Libya11.48
128Jamaica11.42
129Belize11.40
130Panama11.25
131China11.15
132Albania11.10
133Seychelles10.83
134Mauritius10.82
135Brunei10.79
136Montserrat10.70
137Bahrain10.54
138Fiji10.27
139American Samoa10.25
140Barbados10.23
141Grenada9.60
142Argentina9.55
143Romania9.41
144Croatia8.91
145Greenland8.90
146Cyprus8.61
147Costa Rica8.59
148Saint Kitts and Nevis8.50
149Uruguay8.48
150Sri Lanka8.36
151Saint Pierre and Miquelon8.35
152Coral Sea Islands8.59
152Sint Maarten8.16
153Bulgaria8.14
154Curacao8.05
155Nauru7.96
156Cayman Islands7.84
157Virgin Islands7.81
158Kuwait7.60
159South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands8.16
160Ukraine7.44
161Lebanon7.20
162Saint Barthelemy6.85
163Saint Martin6.85
164Malaysia6.70
165Qatar6.70
166Chile6.68
167San Marino6.67
168Thailand6.58
169Russia6.51
170Gibraltar6.38
171Puerto Rico6.16
172Faroe Islands6.11
173Serbia5.67
174Bosnia and Herzegovina5.32
175United Arab Emirates5.25
176United States5.22
177New Caledonia5.08
178Latvia4.93
179Slovakia4.90
180Hungary4.69
181Macau4.69
182Malta4.62
183French Polynesia4.46
184Canada4.44
185Isle of Man4.31
186United Kingdom4.27
187Poland4.22
188Cuba4.19
189Liechtenstein4.12
190Wallis and Futuna4.06
191Paracel Islands4.46
191Taiwan4.03
192Jersey3.94
193Lithuania3.66
194Switzerland3.64
195Israel3.62
196Greece3.61
197Ireland3.52
198Andorra3.50
199New Zealand3.50
200Estonia3.47
201Netherlands3.45
202Guernsey3.41
203Belarus3.31
204Luxembourg3.30
205Austria3.29
206Montenegro3.29
207Belgium3.24
208Germany3.24
209France3.19
210Italy3.14
211Spain3.14
212Anguilla3.11
213Ashmore and Cartier Islands3.29
213Denmark3.09
214Australia3.05
215Korea, South2.91
216Hong Kong2.59
217Portugal2.53
218Sweden2.45
219Czechia2.42
220Norway2.34
221Bermuda2.21
222Finland2.15
223Japan1.92
224Monaco1.78
225Iceland1.66
226Singapore1.56
227Slovenia1.53