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Health > Infant mortality rate > Female: Countries Compared

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 163.34 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
2 Afghanistan 145.47 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
3 Niger 107.1 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
4 Mali 104.34 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
5 Somalia 96.31 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
6 Central African Republic 91.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
7 Chad 89.22 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
8 Guinea-Bissau 86.06 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
9 Nigeria 85.31 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
10 Malawi 76.9 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
11 Mozambique 76.68 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
12 Equatorial Guinea 76.19 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
13 Democratic Republic of the Congo 74.55 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
14 Burkina Faso 73.69 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
failed states average (profile) 71.67 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
15 Western Sahara 71.04 deaths/1,000 live births 2008
16 Congo, Republic of the 70.48 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
17 Liberia 69.95 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
18 Sierra Leone 69.3 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
South Asia average (profile) 69.26 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
19 Sudan 67.34 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
20 Ethiopia 65.88 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
21 The Gambia 65.87 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
22 Zambia 61.78 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 60.78 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
23 Rwanda 60.32 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
24 Tanzania 59.95 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
25 Pakistan 59.85 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
26 Swaziland 58.93 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
27 Uganda 58.77 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
28 Benin 58.07 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
29 Cote d'Ivoire 57.83 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
30 Guinea 57.68 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
31 Burundi 57.1 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
32 Cameroon 56.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
33 Mauritania 55.13 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
34 Comoros 54.73 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
35 Laos 53.18 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Former French colonies average (profile) 52.96 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
36 Sao Tome and Principe 51.07 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
37 Lesotho 50.67 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
38 Yemen 50.29 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
39 Haiti 49.83 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
40 Senegal 49.7 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
41 Kenya 49.49 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
42 India 49.14 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=43 Bangladesh 48.13 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=43 Cambodia 48.13 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
45 Djibouti 47.02 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
46 Madagascar 46.52 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
47 Ghana 45.01 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
48 Azerbaijan 44.97 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
49 Nepal 44.55 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
50 Togo 44.32 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
51 Vanuatu 44.28 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
52 Bhutan 43.69 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
South and Central Asia average (profile) 42.57 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
53 Namibia 42.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
54 Burma 41.88 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
55 Gabon 41.8 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
56 Iran 41.75 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Muslim countries average (profile) 41.42 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Landlocked countries average (profile) 40.29 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
57 Papua New Guinea 39.28 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
58 South Africa 39.14 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
OPEC countries average (profile) 38.94 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
59 Bolivia 38.18 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
60 Kiribati 37.58 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
61 Iraq 37.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 36.06 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
62 Eritrea 35.72 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Hot countries average (profile) 34.45 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
63 Mongolia 34.11 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
64 Turkmenistan 33.85 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
65 Tajikistan 33.63 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Religious countries average (profile) 33.63 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
66 Guyana 32.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
67 East Timor 31.95 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
68 Tuvalu 31.33 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Former British colonies average (profile) 31.22 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
69 Zimbabwe 26.94 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
70 Trinidad and Tobago 26.41 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
71 Maldives 24.84 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
72 Kyrgyzstan 24.28 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
73 North Korea 24.05 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
74 Guatemala 23.67 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
75 Egypt 23.52 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
76 Indonesia 23.03 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
77 Cape Verde 22.96 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
78 Turkey 22.82 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
79 Algeria 22.67 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
80 Morocco 22.51 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
81 Tunisia 21.97 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
82 Federated States of Micronesia 21.66 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Christian countries average (profile) 21.37 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
83 Marshall Islands 20.64 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 20.57 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
84 Vietnam 20.48 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
85 Dominican Republic 20.14 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
86 Peru 19.77 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 19.66 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
87 Kazakhstan 19.62 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
88 Belize 19.35 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
89 Nicaragua 19.19 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
90 Montserrat 19.1 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
91 Paraguay 18.91 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 18.91 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
92 Samoa 18.39 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
93 El Salvador 18.15 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
94 Libya 18.02 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
95 Gaza Strip 17.72 deaths/1,000 live births 2008
96 Uzbekistan 17.64 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
97 Honduras 17.61 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
98 Brazil 17.53 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
99 Venezuela 16.95 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) 16.76 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
100 Philippines 16.71 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 16.6 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
101 China 16.57 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Catholic countries average (profile) 16.42 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
102 Ecuador 16.11 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 15.88 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
103 Jordan 15.83 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
104 Lebanon 15.71 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Densely populated countries average (profile) 15.7 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
105 Mayotte 15.55 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
106 Mexico 15.36 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
107 Thailand 15.35 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
108 Solomon Islands 15.23 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
109 Oman 15.15 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
110 Saint Helena 14.98 deaths/1,000 live births 2008
111 West Bank 14.39 deaths/1,000 live births 2008
112 Suriname 14.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
113 Jamaica 14 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
114 Armenia 13.75 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 13.72 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
115 The Bahamas 13.69 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
116 Saudi Arabia 13.65 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
117 Saint Lucia 13.58 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
118 Bulgaria 13.25 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
119 Tonga 13.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
120 Syria 13.14 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=121 Georgia 13.02 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=121 Saint Kitts and Nevis 13.02 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
123 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 12.97 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
124 Albania 12.79 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
125 Colombia 12.65 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
126 Malaysia 12.52 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
127 Grenada 12.41 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
128 Antigua and Barbuda 12.29 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
129 Cook Islands 12.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
130 British Virgin Islands 11.71 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
131 Qatar 11.22 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
132 Moldova 10.92 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
133 French Guiana 10.89 deaths/1,000 live births 2006
134 Panama 10.83 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
135 Palau 10.7 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
136 Botswana 10.51 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Non-religious countries average (profile) 10.41 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Eastern Europe average (profile) 10.28 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
137 Barbados 10.22 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Cold countries average (profile) 10.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=138 Fiji 9.82 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=138 United Arab Emirates 9.82 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
140 Romania 9.52 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
141 Argentina 9.48 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
142 Martinique 9.27 deaths/1,000 live births 2006
143 Mauritius 9.23 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
144 Brunei 9.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
145 Bahrain 9.14 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
146 Turks and Caicos Islands 8.77 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=147 Aruba 8.68 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=147 Sri Lanka 8.68 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
149 Netherlands Antilles 8.64 deaths/1,000 live births 2008
150 Uruguay 8.61 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
151 Seychelles 8.6 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
152 Costa Rica 8.56 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
153 Greenland 8.55 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
154 Russia 8.49 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
155 Kuwait 8.39 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
156 Dominica 8.23 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
157 Cyprus 7.43 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
158 Bosnia and Herzegovina 7.3 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
159 Puerto Rico 7.26 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
160 Guadeloupe 7.16 deaths/1,000 live births 2006
Tourist destinations average (profile) 6.96 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
161 Reunion 6.85 deaths/1,000 live births 2006
Europe average (profile) 6.72 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
162 American Samoa 6.6 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
163 Nauru 6.58 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
164 Chile 6.55 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
165 Latvia 6.53 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
166 Virgin Islands 6.47 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
167 Ukraine 6.23 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=168 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 6.15 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=168 French Polynesia 6.15 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
170 Croatia 6.08 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
171 Gibraltar 5.87 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
172 Estonia 5.85 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
NATO countries average (profile) 5.83 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=173 Faroe Islands 5.79 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=173 Poland 5.79 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
175 Cayman Islands 5.65 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
176 Serbia and Montenegro 5.45 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
177 Slovakia 5.43 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
178 Guam 5.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=179 United States 5.37 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=179 Northern Mariana Islands 5.37 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
181 Belarus 5.19 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
182 Hungary 5.04 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
183 Lithuania 4.99 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
184 European Union 4.93 deaths/1,000 live births 2010
185 Taiwan 4.88 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
European Union average (profile) 4.79 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
186 New Caledonia 4.62 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
187 Canada 4.56 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=188 San Marino 4.52 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=188 Cuba 4.52 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Southern Europe average (profile) 4.49 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
190 Greece 4.48 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=191 Wallis and Futuna 4.42 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=191 Luxembourg 4.42 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
193 Australia 4.27 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=194 Portugal 4.18 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=194 Denmark 4.18 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Eurozone average (profile) 4.18 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
196 New Zealand 4.16 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
197 United Kingdom 4.15 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
198 Netherlands 4.07 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
High income OECD countries average (profile) 3.98 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
199 Israel 3.94 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
200 South Korea 3.93 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
201 Andorra 3.84 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
202 Belgium 3.78 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
203 Jersey 3.75 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 3.71 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
204 Switzerland 3.6 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
205 Slovenia 3.58 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
Western Europe average (profile) 3.45 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
206 Ireland 3.44 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
207 Czech Republic 3.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
208 Austria 3.35 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
209 Malta 3.22 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=210 Guernsey 3.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
=210 Germany 3.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
212 Norway 3.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
213 Italy 3.16 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
214 Finland 3.11 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
215 Iceland 3.05 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
216 Spain 3.03 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
217 Macau 3.02 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
218 Anguilla 3.01 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
219 France 2.96 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
220 Liechtenstein 2.92 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
221 Hong Kong 2.71 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
222 Japan 2.58 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
223 Sweden 2.57 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
224 Bermuda 2.36 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
225 Singapore 2.11 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
226 Monaco 1.54 deaths/1,000 live births 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Infant mortality rate > Female. 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/stats/Health/Infant-mortality-rate/Female

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Interesting observations about Health > Infant mortality rate > Female

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