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People > Infant mortality rate > Female: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Afghanistan 111.25 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
2 Mali 99.56 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
3 Somalia 92.82 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
4 Central African Republic 87.02 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
5 Chad 86.01 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
6 Niger 83.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
7 Guinea-Bissau 82.61 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
8 Angola 77.75 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
9 Malawi 72.91 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
10 Mozambique 72.43 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
11 Equatorial Guinea 72.03 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
12 Democratic Republic of the Congo 71.07 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
13 Burkina Faso 70.72 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
14 Nigeria 67.66 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
15 Congo, Republic of the 66.98 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
16 Liberia 66.47 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
17 Sierra Leone 66.06 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
failed states average (profile) 64.37 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
18 Zambia 62.84 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
19 The Gambia 61.94 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
South Asia average (profile) 59.48 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
20 Rwanda 57.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
21 Pakistan 55.97 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
22 Comoros 55.82 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
23 Benin 55.15 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
24 Cote d'Ivoire 55.06 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
25 Burundi 54.27 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 54.24 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
26 Guinea 53.99 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
27 Cameroon 53.96 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
28 Swaziland 53.04 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
29 Uganda 52.66 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=30 Mauritania 52.3 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=30 Western Sahara 52.3 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
32 Laos 50.11 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
33 Ethiopia 49.73 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Former French colonies average (profile) 49.4 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
34 Mayotte 49.09 deaths/1,000 live births 2010
35 Sudan 48.43 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
36 Sao Tome and Principe 48.39 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
37 Lesotho 47.78 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
38 Senegal 47.44 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
39 Yemen 47.31 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
40 Haiti 46.94 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
41 India 46.08 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
42 Cambodia 45.55 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
43 Bangladesh 44.71 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
44 Djibouti 44.11 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
45 Tanzania 43 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
46 Namibia 42.46 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
47 Madagascar 41.97 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
48 Nepal 41.71 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
49 Togo 41.33 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
50 Gabon 40.32 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
51 Iran 39.48 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
52 Bhutan 39.4 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
53 Burma 39.31 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
54 South Africa 38.33 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
South and Central Asia average (profile) 38.04 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
55 Kenya 37.37 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Muslim countries average (profile) 37.12 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
56 Papua New Guinea 36.97 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
57 East Timor 36.73 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
58 Bolivia 35.9 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Landlocked countries average (profile) 35.59 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
59 Ghana 35.48 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
60 Kiribati 35.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
61 Iraq 34.55 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
62 Eritrea 33.97 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 32.04 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
63 Mongolia 31.76 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
64 Tajikistan 31.45 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
65 Turkmenistan 31.41 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Hot countries average (profile) 31.24 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
66 Guyana 30.09 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
67 Tuvalu 29.63 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Former British colonies average (profile) 28.22 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
OPEC countries average (profile) 27.61 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Religious countries average (profile) 27.11 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
68 Azerbaijan 26.82 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
69 Kyrgyzstan 25.12 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
70 Zimbabwe 24.79 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
71 Trinidad and Tobago 24.35 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
72 Suriname 23.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
73 Maldives 22.93 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
74 North Korea 22.44 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
75 Guatemala 22.09 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
76 Egypt 21.7 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
77 Indonesia 21.42 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
78 Cape Verde 21.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
79 Turkey 21.12 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
80 Morocco 20.71 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
81 Algeria 20.64 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
82 Tunisia 20.3 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
83 Federated States of Micronesia 20.18 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
84 Kazakhstan 19.75 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 19.42 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
85 Marshall Islands 19.22 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
86 Vietnam 19.19 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Christian countries average (profile) 18.99 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 18.68 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
87 Peru 18.49 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
88 Dominican Republic 18.41 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
89 Belize 18.23 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
90 Nicaragua 17.84 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 17.8 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
91 Montserrat 17.62 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
92 Paraguay 17.57 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
93 Samoa 16.91 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
94 El Salvador 16.87 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
95 Honduras 16.6 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
96 Uzbekistan 16.48 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
97 Brazil 16.34 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
98 Venezuela 16.14 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
99 Vanuatu 15.91 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Catholic countries average (profile) 15.76 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Emerging markets average (profile) 15.75 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
100 Philippines 15.66 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
101 China 15.25 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 15.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
102 Ecuador 15.07 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Densely populated countries average (profile) 14.92 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
103 Gaza Strip 14.86 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
104 Lebanon 14.64 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 14.64 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
105 Jordan 14.59 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
106 Thailand 14.39 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
107 Mexico 14.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
108 Solomon Islands 14.26 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
109 Oman 14.15 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
110 Jamaica 13.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
111 Saint Helena 13.34 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
112 The Bahamas 12.88 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
113 Armenia 12.83 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
114 Saint Lucia 12.78 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
115 Saudi Arabia 12.75 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 12.43 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
116 Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha 12.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=117 Tonga 12.34 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=117 Bulgaria 12.34 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
119 Syria 12.31 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
120 Saint Kitts and Nevis 12.27 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
121 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 12.22 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
122 Georgia 12.16 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
123 West Bank 12.15 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
124 Colombia 11.96 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
125 Albania 11.94 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
126 British Virgin Islands 11.92 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
127 Malaysia 11.77 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
128 Grenada 11.63 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
129 Antigua and Barbuda 11.53 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
130 Cook Islands 11.45 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
131 Moldova 11.25 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
132 Libya 11.22 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
133 Panama 10.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
134 Palau 10.1 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
135 Barbados 9.76 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Cold countries average (profile) 9.59 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
136 Botswana 9.45 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
137 Fiji 9.33 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
138 United Arab Emirates 9.28 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
139 Romania 8.98 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
140 Argentina 8.96 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
141 Mauritius 8.73 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
142 Bahrain 8.72 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
143 Brunei 8.64 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Non-religious countries average (profile) 8.55 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Eastern Europe average (profile) 8.41 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
144 Turks and Caicos Islands 8.31 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
145 Sri Lanka 8.24 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
146 Aruba 8.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
147 Greenland 8.19 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
148 Seychelles 8.18 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
149 Uruguay 8.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
150 Costa Rica 8.09 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
151 Kuwait 7.95 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
152 Republic of Macedonia 7.85 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
153 Dominica 7.79 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
154 Cyprus 7.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
155 Puerto Rico 7.14 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
156 Chile 6.68 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Tourist destinations average (profile) 6.55 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
157 Nauru 6.37 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
158 American Samoa 6.34 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
159 Qatar 6.33 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
160 Russia 6.29 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
161 Latvia 6.26 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
162 Virgin Islands 6.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
163 Ukraine 6.03 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Europe average (profile) 6.02 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
164 Bosnia and Herzegovina 5.92 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
165 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 5.89 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
166 Croatia 5.85 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
167 Gibraltar 5.64 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
168 Estonia 5.63 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
NATO countries average (profile) 5.57 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
169 Poland 5.56 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
170 Faroe Islands 5.55 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
171 Cayman Islands 5.42 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
172 Serbia 5.26 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
173 Slovakia 5.24 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
174 United States 5.22 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=175 Guam 5.18 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=175 Northern Mariana Islands 5.18 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
177 Hungary 4.88 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
178 Lithuania 4.85 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
European Union average (profile) 4.62 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
179 New Caledonia 4.49 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
180 Canada 4.43 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
181 Cuba 4.39 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
182 San Marino 4.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Southern Europe average (profile) 4.36 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
183 Greece 4.34 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=184 Wallis and Futuna 4.3 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=184 Luxembourg 4.3 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
186 Isle of Man 4.28 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
187 French Polynesia 4.26 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
188 Australia 4.15 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
189 Taiwan 4.12 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=190 Portugal 4.07 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=190 Denmark 4.07 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
192 New Zealand 4.06 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
193 United Kingdom 4.05 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Eurozone average (profile) 4.04 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
194 Liechtenstein 4 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
High income OECD countries average (profile) 3.85 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
195 Israel 3.84 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
196 South Korea 3.79 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
197 Andorra 3.75 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
198 Belgium 3.7 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
199 Jersey 3.67 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 3.56 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
200 Slovenia 3.52 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Western Europe average (profile) 3.47 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=201 Netherlands 3.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=201 Ireland 3.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
203 Switzerland 3.36 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
204 Czech Republic 3.33 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
205 Austria 3.3 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
206 Belarus 3.22 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
207 Malta 3.18 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=208 Guernsey 3.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=208 Germany 3.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
210 Norway 3.13 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
211 Italy 3.12 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
212 Finland 3.07 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
213 Iceland 3.02 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=214 France 2.99 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=214 Spain 2.99 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=214 Macau 2.99 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
217 Anguilla 2.98 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
218 Hong Kong 2.7 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
219 Sweden 2.57 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
220 Singapore 2.44 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
221 Bermuda 2.36 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
222 Japan 1.92 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
223 Monaco 1.55 deaths/1,000 live births 2013

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Infant mortality rate > Female. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Infant-mortality-rate/Female

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Interesting observations about People > Infant mortality rate > Female

  • Afghanistan ranked first for infant mortality rate > female globally in 2013.
  • Mali ranked first for infant mortality rate > female amongst Hot countries in 2013.
  • Central African Republic ranked first for infant mortality rate > female amongst Christian countries in 2013.
  • Somalia ranked first for infant mortality rate > female amongst Former British colonies in 2013.
  • Azerbaijan ranked first for infant mortality rate > female amongst Europe in 2013.
  • Nepal ranked first for infant mortality rate > female amongst Cold countries in 2013.
  • Chile ranked first for infant mortality rate > female amongst High income OECD countries in 2013.
  • Malawi ranked first for infant mortality rate > female amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2013.
  • Laos ranked first for infant mortality rate > female amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2013.
  • Equatorial Guinea ranked first for infant mortality rate > female amongst Catholic countries in 2013.
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