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Sub-Saharan Africa 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Angola 175.9 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
2 Niger 112.22 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
3 Mali 111.35 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
4 Somalia 105.56 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
5 Central African Republic 99.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
6 Guinea-Bissau 96.23 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
7 Chad 95.31 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
8 Nigeria 91.54 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
9 Burkina Faso 81.4 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
10 Malawi 81.04 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
11 Mozambique 78.95 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
12 Democratic Republic of the Congo 78.43 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
13 Sierra Leone 78.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
14 Equatorial Guinea 77.3 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
15 Ethiopia 77.12 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
16 Liberia 74.52 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
17 The Gambia 71.67 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
18 Sudan 68.07 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
19 Tanzania 66.93 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
20 Zambia 66.6 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
21 Cote d'Ivoire 64.78 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
22 Rwanda 64.04 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
23 Swaziland 63.09 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
24 Comoros 62.63 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
25 Uganda 62.47 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
26 Burundi 61.82 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
27 Benin 61.56 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
28 Guinea 61.03 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
29 Cameroon 60.91 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
30 Mauritania 60.42 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
31 Senegal 56.42 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
32 Lesotho 55.04 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
33 Djibouti 54.94 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
34 Sao Tome and Principe 53.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
35 Kenya 52.29 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
36 Togo 51.48 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
37 Madagascar 51.45 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
38 Gabon 49.95 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
39 Ghana 48.55 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
40 Namibia 45.59 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
41 South Africa 43.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
42 Eritrea 41.33 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
43 Zimbabwe 29.5 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
44 Cape Verde 26.94 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
45 Seychelles 11.66 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
46 Mauritius 11.52 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
47 Botswana 11.14 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/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Health/Infant-mortality-rate/Total

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