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Infant mortality rate (deaths/1,000 live births)

See how world countries compare to each other in terms of Infant mortality rate. Follow the color coded map to visually see how Infant mortality rate is distributed between world countries. The darker the color, the higher the value. You can filter which regions to display in the table. When filters are used the two ranks are displayed: the one within the current filter set and the global rank.

This entry gives the number of deaths of infants under one year old in a given year per 1,000 live births in the same year; included is the total death rate, and deaths by sex, male and female. This rate is often used as an indicator of the level of health in a country.

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# Country Value Last update
1 / 1 Flag of Afghanistan Afghanistan 117.23 2014 est.
2 / 2 Flag of Mali Mali 104.34 2014 est.
3 / 3 Flag of Somalia Somalia 100.14 2014 est.
4 / 4 Flag of Central African Republic Central African Republic 92.86 2014 est.
5 / 5 Flag of Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau 90.92 2014 est.
6 / 6 Flag of Chad Chad 90.30 2014 est.
7 / 7 Flag of Niger Niger 86.27 2014 est.
8 / 8 Flag of Angola Angola 79.99 2014 est.
9 / 9 Flag of Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 76.80 2014 est.
10 / 10 Flag of Nigeria Nigeria 74.09 2014 est.
11 / 11 Flag of Sierra Leone Sierra Leone 73.29 2014 est.
12 / 12 Flag of Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the 73.15 2014 est.
13 / 13 Flag of Mozambique Mozambique 72.42 2014 est.
14 / 14 Flag of Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea 71.12 2014 est.
15 / 15 Flag of Liberia Liberia 69.19 2014 est.
16 / 16 Flag of South Sudan South Sudan 68.16 2014 est.
17 / 17 Flag of Zambia Zambia 66.62 2014 est.
18 / 18 Flag of Gambia, The Gambia, The 65.74 2014 est.
19 / 19 Flag of Comoros Comoros 65.31 2014 est.
20 / 20 Flag of Burundi Burundi 63.44 2014 est.
21 / 21 Flag of Uganda Uganda 60.82 2014 est.
22 / 22 Flag of Cote d'Ivoire Cote d'Ivoire 60.16 2014 est.
23 / 23 Flag of Rwanda Rwanda 59.59 2014 est.
24 / 24 Flag of Congo, Republic of the Congo, Republic of the 59.34 2014 est.
25 / 25 Flag of Pakistan Pakistan 57.48 2014 est.
26 / 26 Flag of Benin Benin 57.09 2014 est.
27 / 27 Flag of Western Sahara Western Sahara 56.09 2014 est.
28 / 28 Flag of Mauritania Mauritania 56.06 2014 est.
29 / 29 Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia 55.77 2014 est.
30 / 30 Flag of Guinea Guinea 55.24 2014 est.
31 / 31 Flag of Cameroon Cameroon 55.10 2014 est.
32 / 32 Flag of Swaziland Swaziland 54.82 2014 est.
33 / 33 Flag of Laos Laos 54.53 2014 est.
34 / 34 Flag of Sudan Sudan 52.86 2014 est.
35 / 35 Flag of Senegal Senegal 52.72 2014 est.
36 / 36 Flag of Cambodia Cambodia 51.36 2014 est.
37 / 37 Flag of Lesotho Lesotho 50.48 2014 est.
38 / 38 Flag of Yemen Yemen 50.41 2014 est.
39 / 39 Flag of Djibouti Djibouti 50.20 2014 est.
40 / 40 Flag of Haiti Haiti 49.43 2014 est.
41 / 41 Flag of Sao Tome and Principe Sao Tome and Principe 49.16 2014 est.
42 / 42 Flag of Malawi Malawi 48.01 2014 est.
43 / 43 Flag of Gabon Gabon 47.03 2014 est.
44 / 44 Flag of Togo Togo 46.73 2014 est.
45 / 45 Flag of Bangladesh Bangladesh 45.67 2014 est.
46 / 46 Flag of Namibia Namibia 45.64 2014 est.
47 / 47 Flag of Burma Burma 44.91 2014 est.
48 / 48 Flag of Madagascar Madagascar 44.88 2014 est.
49 / 49 Flag of Tanzania Tanzania 43.74 2014 est.
50 / 50 Flag of India India 43.19 2014 est.
51 / 51 Flag of South Africa South Africa 41.61 2014 est.
52 / 52 Flag of Kenya Kenya 40.71 2014 est.
53 / 53 Flag of Nepal Nepal 40.43 2014 est.
54 / 54 Flag of Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea 39.67 2014 est.
55 / 55 Flag of Iran Iran 39.00 2014 est.
56 / 56 Flag of Timor-Leste Timor-Leste 38.79 2014 est.
57 / 57 Flag of Bolivia Bolivia 38.61 2014 est.
58 / 58 Flag of Ghana Ghana 38.52 2014 est.
59 / 59 Flag of Eritrea Eritrea 38.44 2014 est.
60 / 60 Flag of Turkmenistan Turkmenistan 38.13 2014 est.
61 / 61 Flag of Bhutan Bhutan 37.89 2014 est.
62 / 62 Flag of Iraq Iraq 37.53 2014 est.
63 / 63 Flag of Kiribati Kiribati 35.37 2014 est.
64 / 64 Flag of Tajikistan Tajikistan 35.03 2014 est.
65 / 65 Flag of Guyana Guyana 33.56 2014 est.
66 / 66 Flag of Tuvalu Tuvalu 31.69 2014 est.
67 / 67 Flag of Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan 28.71 2014 est.
68 / 68 Flag of Suriname Suriname 27.07 2014 est.
69 / 69 Flag of Azerbaijan Azerbaijan 26.67 2014 est.
70 / 70 Flag of Zimbabwe Zimbabwe 26.55 2014 est.
71 / 71 Flag of Indonesia Indonesia 25.16 2014 est.
72 / 72 Flag of Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago 24.82 2014 est.
73 / 73 Flag of Maldives Maldives 24.59 2014 est.
74 / 74 Flag of Morocco Morocco 24.52 2014 est.
75 / 75 Flag of Korea, North Korea, North 24.50 2014 est.
76 / 76 Flag of Cape Verde Cape Verde 24.28 2014 est.
77 / 77 Flag of Guatemala Guatemala 23.51 2014 est.
78 / 78 Flag of Tunisia Tunisia 23.19 2014 est.
79 / 79 Flag of Mongolia Mongolia 23.15 2014 est.
80 / 80 Flag of Egypt Egypt 22.41 2014 est.
81 / 81 Flag of Micronesia, Federated States of Micronesia, Federated States of 21.93 2014 est.
82 / 82 Flag of Algeria Algeria 21.76 2014 est.
83 / 83 Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 21.61 2014 est.
84 / 84 Flag of Turkey Turkey 21.43 2014 est.
85 / 85 Flag of Marshall Islands Marshall Islands 21.39 2014 est.
86 / 86 Flag of Paraguay Paraguay 20.75 2014 est.
87 / 87 Flag of Samoa Samoa 20.50 2014 est.
88 / 88 Flag of Nicaragua Nicaragua 20.36 2014 est.
89 / 89 Flag of Belize Belize 20.31 2014 est.
90 / 90 Flag of Peru Peru 20.21 2014 est.
91 / 91 Flag of Uzbekistan Uzbekistan 19.84 2014 est.
92 / 92 Flag of Dominican Republic Dominican Republic 19.63 2014 est.
93 / 93 Flag of Venezuela Venezuela 19.33 2014 est.
94 / 94 Flag of Brazil Brazil 19.21 2014 est.
95 / 95 Flag of Vietnam Vietnam 18.99 2014 est.
96 / 96 Flag of Honduras Honduras 18.72 2014 est.
97 / 97 Flag of El Salvador El Salvador 18.44 2014 est.
98 / 98 Flag of Ecuador Ecuador 17.93 2014 est.
99 / 99 Flag of Philippines Philippines 17.64 2014 est.
100 / 100 Flag of Georgia Georgia 16.68 2014 est.
101 / 101 Flag of Vanuatu Vanuatu 16.41 2014 est.
102 / 102 Flag of Solomon Islands Solomon Islands 16.17 2014 est.
103 / 103 Flag of Syria Syria 15.79 2014 est.
104 / 104 Flag of Jordan Jordan 15.73 2014 est.
105 / 105 Flag of Gaza Strip Gaza Strip 15.46 2014 est.
106 / 106 Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria 15.08 2014 est.
107 / 107 Flag of Colombia Colombia 15.02 2014 est.
108 / 108 Flag of China China 14.79 2014 est.
109 / 109 Flag of Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha 14.71 2014 est.
110 / 110 Flag of Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 14.58 2014 est.
111 / 111 Flag of Cook Islands Cook Islands 14.33 2014 est.
112 / 112 Flag of Oman Oman 14.00 2014 est.
113 / 113 Flag of Armenia Armenia 13.97 2014 est.
114 / 114 Flag of Jamaica Jamaica 13.69 2014 est.
115 / 115 Flag of Malaysia Malaysia 13.69 2014 est.
116 / 116 Flag of Montserrat Montserrat 13.66 2014 est.
117 / 117 Flag of West Bank West Bank 13.49 2014 est.
118 / 118 Flag of British Virgin Islands British Virgin Islands 13.45 2014 est.
119 / 119 Flag of Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda 13.29 2014 est.
120 / 120 Flag of Albania Albania 13.19 2014 est.
121 / 121 Flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 13.07 2014 est.
122 / 122 Flag of Moldova Moldova 12.93 2014 est.
123 / 123 Flag of Mexico Mexico 12.58 2014 est.
124 / 124 Flag of Bahamas, The Bahamas, The 12.50 2014 est.
125 / 125 Flag of Tonga Tonga 12.36 2014 est.
126 / 126 Flag of Libya Libya 11.87 2014 est.
127 / 127 Flag of Saint Lucia Saint Lucia 11.75 2014 est.
128 / 128 Flag of Aruba Aruba 11.74 2014 est.
129 / 129 Flag of Dominica Dominica 11.61 2014 est.
130 / 130 Flag of Palau Palau 11.46 2014 est.
131 / 131 Flag of Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands 10.97 2014 est.
132 / 132 Flag of Barbados Barbados 10.93 2014 est.
133 / 133 Flag of United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates 10.92 2014 est.
134 / 134 Flag of Seychelles Seychelles 10.77 2014 est.
135 / 135 Flag of Panama Panama 10.70 2014 est.
136 / 136 Flag of Mauritius Mauritius 10.59 2014 est.
137 / 137 Flag of Grenada Grenada 10.50 2014 est.
138 / 138 Flag of Brunei Brunei 10.48 2014 est.
139 / 139 Flag of Fiji Fiji 10.20 2014 est.
140 / 140 Flag of Romania Romania 10.16 2014 est.
141 / 141 Flag of Argentina Argentina 9.96 2014 est.
142 / 142 Flag of Thailand Thailand 9.86 2014 est.
143 / 143 Flag of Bahrain Bahrain 9.68 2014 est.
144 / 144 Flag of Greenland Greenland 9.42 2014 est.
145 / 145 Flag of Botswana Botswana 9.38 2014 est.
146 / 146 Flag of Sint Maarten Sint Maarten 9.05 2013 est.
147 / 147 Flag of Sri Lanka Sri Lanka 9.02 2014 est.
148 / 148 Flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Kitts and Nevis 8.98 2014 est.
149 / 149 Flag of Uruguay Uruguay 8.97 2014 est.
150 / 150 Flag of American Samoa American Samoa 8.92 2014 est.
151 / 151 Flag of Costa Rica Costa Rica 8.70 2014 est.
152 / 152 Flag of Cyprus Cyprus 8.54 2014 est.
153 / 153 Flag of Nauru Nauru 8.21 2014 est.
154 / 154 Flag of Ukraine Ukraine 8.10 2014 est.
155 / 155 Flag of Lebanon Lebanon 7.98 2014 est.
156 / 156 Flag of Latvia Latvia 7.91 2014 est.
157 / 157 Flag of Macedonia Macedonia 7.90 2014 est.
158 / 158 Flag of Puerto Rico Puerto Rico 7.73 2014 est.
159 / 159 Flag of Kuwait Kuwait 7.51 2014 est.
160 / 160 Flag of Russia Russia 7.08 2014 est.
161 / 161 Flag of Chile Chile 7.02 2014 est.
162 / 162 Flag of Saint Pierre and Miquelon Saint Pierre and Miquelon 6.95 2014 est.
163 / 163 Flag of Virgin Islands Virgin Islands 6.79 2014 est.
164 / 164 Flag of Estonia Estonia 6.70 2014 est.
165 / 165 Flag of Qatar Qatar 6.42 2014 est.
166 / 166 Flag of Gibraltar Gibraltar 6.29 2014 est.
167 / 167 Flag of Cayman Islands Cayman Islands 6.21 2014 est.
168 / 168 Flag of Poland Poland 6.19 2014 est.
169 / 169 Flag of United States United States 6.17 2014 est.
170 / 170 Flag of Serbia Serbia 6.16 2014 est.
171 / 171 Flag of Lithuania Lithuania 6.00 2014 est.
172 / 172 Flag of Croatia Croatia 5.87 2014 est.
173 / 173 Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina 5.84 2014 est.
174 / 174 Flag of Faroe Islands Faroe Islands 5.71 2014 est.
175 / 175 Flag of Guam Guam 5.51 2014 est.
176 / 176 Flag of Northern Mariana Islands Northern Mariana Islands 5.50 2014 est.
177 / 177 Flag of New Caledonia New Caledonia 5.46 2014 est.
178 / 178 Flag of Slovakia Slovakia 5.35 2014 est.
179 / 179 Flag of Hungary Hungary 5.09 2014 est.
180 / 180 Flag of French Polynesia French Polynesia 4.78 2014 est.
181 / 181 Flag of Greece Greece 4.78 2014 est.
182 / 182 Flag of Canada Canada 4.71 2014 est.
183 / 183 Flag of Cuba Cuba 4.70 2014 est.
184 / 184 Flag of New Zealand New Zealand 4.59 2014 est.
185 / 185 Flag of San Marino San Marino 4.52 2014 est.
186 / 186 Flag of Taiwan Taiwan 4.49 2014 est.
187 / 187 Flag of Wallis and Futuna Wallis and Futuna 4.49 2014 est.
188 / 188 Flag of Portugal Portugal 4.48 2014 est.
189 / 189 Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom 4.44 2014 est.
190 / 190 Flag of Australia Australia 4.43 2014 est.
191 / 191 Flag of Liechtenstein Liechtenstein 4.33 2014 est.
192 / 192 Flag of Luxembourg Luxembourg 4.28 2014 est.
193 / 193 Flag of Belgium Belgium 4.18 2014 est.
194 / 194 Flag of Isle of Man Isle of Man 4.17 2014 est.
195 / 195 Flag of Austria Austria 4.16 2014 est.
196 / 196 Flag of Denmark Denmark 4.10 2014 est.
197 / 197 Flag of Slovenia Slovenia 4.04 2014 est.
198 / 198 Flag of Israel Israel 3.98 2014 est.
199 / 199 Flag of Korea, South Korea, South 3.93 2014 est.
200 / 200 Flag of Jersey Jersey 3.86 2014 est.
201 / 201 Flag of Ireland Ireland 3.74 2014 est.
202 / 202 Flag of Switzerland Switzerland 3.73 2014 est.
203 / 203 Flag of Andorra Andorra 3.69 2014 est.
204 / 204 Flag of Netherlands Netherlands 3.66 2014 est.
205 / 205 Flag of Belarus Belarus 3.64 2014 est.
206 / 206 Flag of Malta Malta 3.59 2014 est.
207 / 207 Flag of Guernsey Guernsey 3.47 2014 est.
208 / 208 Flag of Germany Germany 3.46 2014 est.
209 / 209 Flag of Anguilla Anguilla 3.40 2014 est.
210 / 210 Flag of Finland Finland 3.36 2014 est.
211 / 211 Flag of Spain Spain 3.33 2014 est.
212 / 212 Flag of France France 3.31 2014 est.
213 / 213 Flag of Italy Italy 3.31 2014 est.
214 / 214 Flag of Iceland Iceland 3.15 2014 est.
215 / 215 Flag of Macau Macau 3.13 2014 est.
216 / 216 Flag of Hong Kong Hong Kong 2.73 2014 est.
217 / 217 Flag of Czech Republic Czech Republic 2.63 2014 est.
218 / 218 Flag of Sweden Sweden 2.60 2014 est.
219 / 219 Flag of Singapore Singapore 2.53 2014 est.
220 / 220 Flag of Bermuda Bermuda 2.48 2014 est.
221 / 221 Flag of Norway Norway 2.48 2014 est.
222 / 222 Flag of Japan Japan 2.13 2014 est.
223 / 223 Flag of Monaco Monaco 1.81 2014 est.