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Nigeria

Nigeria Infant mortality rate Stats

Definitions

  • Female: This entry is derived from People > Infant mortality rate, which 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.
  • Male: This entry is derived from People > Infant mortality rate, which 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.
  • Total: This entry is derived from People > Infant mortality rate, which 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.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Female 67.66 deaths/1,000 live births 2013 14th out of 221
Male 77.98 deaths/1,000 live births 2013 14th out of 221
Total 72.97 deaths/1,000 live births 2013 15th out of 222

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

Citation

"Nigeria Infant mortality rate Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Nigeria/People/Infant-mortality-rate

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