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European Union Compared by Health > Infant mortality rate > Total

DEFINITION: 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Bulgaria 16.68 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
2 Romania 11.02 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
3 Cyprus 9.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
4 Latvia 8.42 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
5 Estonia 7.06 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
6 Slovakia 6.59 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
7 Poland 6.54 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
8 Lithuania 6.27 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
9 Croatia 6.16 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
10 Hungary 5.31 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
11 Greece 5 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
12 Portugal 4.66 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
13 United Kingdom 4.62 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
14 Netherlands 4.59 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
15 Luxembourg 4.44 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
16 Belgium 4.33 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
17 Austria 4.32 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
18 Denmark 4.24 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
19 Slovenia 4.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
20 Ireland 3.85 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
21 Czech Republic 3.73 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
22 Malta 3.69 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
23 Germany 3.54 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
24 Finland 3.43 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
25 Spain 3.39 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
26 Italy 3.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
27 France 3.29 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
28 Sweden 2.74 deaths/1,000 live births 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Infant mortality rate > Total. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/European-Union/Health/Infant-mortality-rate/Total

European Union Compared by Health > Infant mortality rate > Total

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