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People > Number of infant deaths per 1000: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of infant deaths. Number of infants dying before reaching one year of age. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Angola 4.32 2012
2 Sierra Leone 4.18 2012
3 Democratic Republic of the Congo 4.12 2012
4 Chad 4.02 2012
5 Somalia 3.92 2012
6 Mali 3.57 2012
7 Nigeria 3.13 2012
8 Central African Republic 3.09 2012
9 Niger 3.03 2012
10 Guinea-Bissau 3.01 2012
11 Burundi 2.94 2012
12 Cote d'Ivoire 2.72 2012
13 Equatorial Guinea 2.72 2012
14 Burkina Faso 2.61 2012
failed states average (profile) 2.51 2012
15 Afghanistan 2.45 2012
16 South Sudan 2.4 2012
17 Guinea 2.36 2012
18 Zambia 2.34 2012
19 Mozambique 2.34 2012
20 Djibouti 2.33 2012
21 Republic of the Congo 2.31 2012
22 Togo 2.26 2012
23 The Gambia 2.23 2012
24 Cameroon 2.21 2012
25 Mauritania 2.11 2012
26 Benin 2.09 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 2.08 2012
27 Lesotho 1.95 2012
28 Liberia 1.91 2012
29 Uganda 1.9 2012
30 Pakistan 1.84 2012
Former French colonies average (profile) 1.81 2012
31 Malawi 1.76 2012
32 Zimbabwe 1.75 2012
33 Senegal 1.68 2012
34 Kenya 1.67 2012
35 East Timor 1.65 2012
36 Swaziland 1.62 2012
37 Tajikistan 1.62 2012
38 Sudan 1.61 2012
39 Ethiopia 1.53 2012
40 Laos 1.5 2012
41 Ghana 1.5 2012
42 Rwanda 1.48 2012
43 Haiti 1.47 2012
44 Tanzania 1.44 2012
South Asia average (profile) 1.44 2012
45 Yemen 1.43 2012
46 Papua New Guinea 1.4 2012
47 Comoros 1.39 2012
48 Madagascar 1.39 2012
49 Bhutan 1.35 2012
50 Eritrea 1.3 2012
Landlocked countries average (profile) 1.24 2012
51 Gabon 1.23 2012
Muslim countries average (profile) 1.21 2012
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 1.15 2012
Hot countries average (profile) 1.05 2012
52 Botswana 0.998 2012
53 Turkmenistan 0.967 2012
South and Central Asia average (profile) 0.956 2012
OPEC countries average (profile) 0.93 2012
54 Iraq 0.89 2012
55 India 0.887 2012
56 Namibia 0.885 2012
57 Bolivia 0.857 2012
Religious countries average (profile) 0.839 2012
Former British colonies average (profile) 0.825 2012
58 Cambodia 0.807 2012
59 Guatemala 0.796 2012
60 Uzbekistan 0.739 2012
61 South Africa 0.723 2012
62 Burma 0.72 2012
63 Kyrgyzstan 0.717 2012
64 Mongolia 0.715 2012
65 Nepal 0.692 2012
66 Bangladesh 0.659 2012
Christian countries average (profile) 0.644 2012
67 Morocco 0.615 2012
68 Philippines 0.558 2012
69 Azerbaijan 0.538 2012
70 Indonesia 0.506 2012
71 Honduras 0.504 2012
72 Nicaragua 0.501 2012
73 Dominican Republic 0.487 2012
Catholic countries average (profile) 0.477 2012
74 Jordan 0.475 2012
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 0.473 2012
75 Paraguay 0.449 2012
76 Algeria 0.442 2012
77 Egypt 0.434 2012
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 0.4 2012
78 Ecuador 0.387 2012
79 Jamaica 0.369 2012
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 0.36 2012
80 Kazakhstan 0.357 2012
81 Armenia 0.337 2012
82 Libya 0.325 2012
83 North Korea 0.323 2012
84 El Salvador 0.318 2012
85 Albania 0.316 2012
86 Syria 0.313 2012
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 0.31 2012
87 Kuwait 0.308 2012
88 Oman 0.302 2012
89 Iran 0.301 2012
Emerging markets average (profile) 0.295 2012
90 Colombia 0.293 2012
91 Vietnam 0.293 2012
92 Moldova 0.281 2012
93 Tunisia 0.278 2012
94 Venezuela 0.267 2012
95 Peru 0.267 2012
96 Mexico 0.265 2012
97 Panama 0.263 2012
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 0.249 2012
98 Georgia 0.222 2012
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 0.22 2012
99 Argentina 0.219 2012
100 Turkey 0.216 2012
101 Costa Rica 0.208 2012
102 Brazil 0.186 2012
Cold countries average (profile) 0.182 2012
103 China 0.166 2012
104 Sri Lanka 0.148 2012
105 Saudi Arabia 0.141 2012
106 Serbia 0.138 2012
107 Bulgaria 0.137 2012
108 Malaysia 0.137 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) 0.128 2012
109 Israel 0.126 2012
110 Thailand 0.12 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) 0.12 2012
111 Chile 0.115 2012
112 Ukraine 0.11 2012
113 United Arab Emirates 0.109 2012
114 Russia 0.105 2012
115 Hungary 0.101 2012
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 0.0958 2012
116 Romania 0.0938 2012
117 United States 0.0796 2012
Europe average (profile) 0.0617 2012
118 Netherlands 0.0596 2012
119 Canada 0.0573 2012
120 Poland 0.0519 2012
121 United Kingdom 0.0474 2012
122 France 0.0457 2012
NATO countries average (profile) 0.0454 2012
123 Australia 0.0441 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 0.0433 2012
124 Spain 0.0433 2012
125 South Korea 0.04 2012
126 Italy 0.0328 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 0.0253 2012
127 Germany 0.0244 2012
European Union average (profile) 0.0227 2012
128 Japan 0.0157 2012
Eurozone average (profile) 0.0114 2012
=129 Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.0 2012
=129 Dominica 0.0 2012
=129 Monaco 0.0 2012
=129 Slovakia 0.0 2012
=129 Vanuatu 0.0 2012
=129 Norway 0.0 2012
=129 Montenegro 0.0 2012
=129 Bahrain 0.0 2012
=129 Finland 0.0 2012
=129 Mauritius 0.0 2012
=129 Portugal 0.0 2012
=129 Barbados 0.0 2012
=129 Luxembourg 0.0 2012
=129 Andorra 0.0 2012
=129 Ireland 0.0 2012
=129 Palau 0.0 2012
=129 Tuvalu 0.0 2012
=129 Belize 0.0 2012
=129 Denmark 0.0 2012
=129 Estonia 0.0 2012
=129 Lebanon 0.0 2012
=129 Fiji 0.0 2012
=129 Qatar 0.0 2012
=129 Maldives 0.0 2012
=129 Suriname 0.0 2012
=129 Trinidad and Tobago 0.0 2012
=129 Republic of Macedonia 0.0 2012
=129 Greece 0.0 2012
=129 Sao Tome and Principe 0.0 2012
=129 Lithuania 0.0 2012
=129 Cape Verde 0.0 2012
=129 Slovenia 0.0 2012
=129 The Bahamas 0.0 2012
=129 Samoa 0.0 2012
=129 New Zealand 0.0 2012
=129 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.0 2012
=129 Czech Republic 0.0 2012
=129 Solomon Islands 0.0 2012
=129 Saint Lucia 0.0 2012
=129 San Marino 0.0 2012
=129 Cyprus 0.0 2012
=129 Federated States of Micronesia 0.0 2012
=129 Cuba 0.0 2012
=129 Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.0 2012
=129 Tonga 0.0 2012
=129 Sweden 0.0 2012
=129 Austria 0.0 2012
=129 Latvia 0.0 2012
=129 Brunei 0.0 2012
=129 Belarus 0.0 2012
=129 Marshall Islands 0.0 2012
=129 Belgium 0.0 2012
=129 Kiribati 0.0 2012
=129 Croatia 0.0 2012
=129 Switzerland 0.0 2012
=129 Grenada 0.0 2012
=129 Seychelles 0.0 2012
=129 Uruguay 0.0 2012
=129 Antigua and Barbuda 0.0 2012
=129 Malta 0.0 2012
=129 Iceland 0.0 2012
=129 Guyana 0.0 2012
=129 Singapore 0.0 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Number of infant deaths per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Estimates developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Number-of-infant-deaths-per-1000

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