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failed states 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 Afghanistan 149.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
2 Somalia 105.56 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
3 Central African Republic 99.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
4 Guinea-Bissau 96.23 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
5 Chad 95.31 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
6 Nigeria 91.54 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
7 Democratic Republic of the Congo 78.43 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
8 Sudan 68.07 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
9 Cote d'Ivoire 64.78 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
10 Pakistan 63.26 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
11 Guinea 61.03 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
12 Yemen 55.11 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
13 Haiti 54.02 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
14 Iraq 41.68 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
15 Zimbabwe 29.5 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/failed-states/Health/Infant-mortality-rate/Total

failed states Compared by Health > Infant mortality rate > Total

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Interesting observations about Health > Infant mortality rate > Total

  • Angola ranked first for infant mortality rate > total amongst Hot countries in 2011.
  • Afghanistan ranked first for infant mortality rate > total amongst Muslim countries in 2011.
  • Somalia ranked first for infant mortality rate > total amongst Former British colonies in 2011.
  • Azerbaijan ranked first for infant mortality rate > total amongst Europe in 2011.
  • Central African Republic ranked second for infant mortality rate > total amongst Christian countries in 2011.
  • Chile ranked first for infant mortality rate > total amongst High income OECD countries in 2011.
  • Nepal ranked first for infant mortality rate > total amongst Cold countries in 2011.
  • Laos ranked first for infant mortality rate > total amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2011.
  • Malawi ranked first for infant mortality rate > total amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2011.
  • Equatorial Guinea ranked first for infant mortality rate > total amongst Catholic countries in 2011.
  • Pakistan ranked first for infant mortality rate > total amongst Emerging markets in 2011.
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