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High income OECD countries 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 Chile 7.34 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
2 Estonia 7.06 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
3 Slovakia 6.59 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
4 Poland 6.54 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
5 United States 6.06 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
6 Greece 5 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
7 Canada 4.92 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
8 New Zealand 4.78 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
9 Portugal 4.66 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
10 United Kingdom 4.62 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
11 Australia 4.61 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
12 Netherlands 4.59 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
13 Luxembourg 4.44 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
14 Belgium 4.33 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
15 Austria 4.32 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
16 Denmark 4.24 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
17 Slovenia 4.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
18 South Korea 4.16 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
19 Israel 4.12 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
20 Switzerland 4.08 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
21 Ireland 3.85 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
22 Czech Republic 3.73 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
23 Germany 3.54 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
24 Norway 3.52 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
25 Finland 3.43 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
26 Spain 3.39 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
27 Italy 3.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
28 France 3.29 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
29 Iceland 3.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
30 Japan 2.78 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
31 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/High-income-OECD-countries/Health/Infant-mortality-rate/Total

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