Global Number of Infant Deaths

This key economic indicator for the Child Health sector has been recently updated.

  1. Nigeria Number of Infant Deaths was down by 0.7% in 2019, compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 Nigeria Number of Infant Deaths was down by 0.2% year on year close to 548,116 Thousand Deaths.
  3. In 2019 Pakistan was number 4 in Number of Infant Deaths.
  4. In 2019 Malaysia was number 234 in Number of Infant Deaths with 2,151 Thousand Deaths, from 240 in 2018.

Top Countries in Global Number of Infant Deaths

# 579 Countries Thousand Units (Deaths) Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
India
678,728.00 2019 -5.1 % -5.6 % View data
2 #2
Nigeria
548,116.00 2019 -0.7 % -0.2 % View data
4 #4
Pakistan
331,594.00 2019 -2.1 % -1.6 % View data
8 #8
Democratic Republic of the Congo
228,831.00 2019 -0.8 % -0.7 % View data
11 #11
Ethiopia
129,236.00 2019 -2.4 % -2.8 % View data
13 #13
China
112,595.00 2019 -8.5 % -8.4 % View data
15 #15
Indonesia
97,168.00 2019 -4.0 % -4.2 % View data
16 #16
Tanzania
74,787.00 2019 -0.8 % -1.2 % View data
18 #18
Bangladesh
74,488.00 2019 -4.9 % -5.0 % View data
19 #19
Angola
63,216.00 2019 -1.3 % -1.8 % View data
21 #21
Mozambique
60,805.00 2019 -0.9 % -0.9 % View data
22 #22
Afghanistan
55,797.00 2019 -2.8 % -3.0 % View data
24 #24
Sudan
55,178.00 2019 -1.2 % -1.2 % View data
26 #26
Uganda
54,462.00 2019 -2.1 % -2.7 % View data
27 #27
Ivory Coast
51,917.00 2019 -0.8 % -0.9 % View data
29 #29
Niger
48,796.00 2019 +0.4 % +0.1 % View data
30 #30
Mali
47,779.00 2019 -0.8 % -1.0 % View data
31 #31
Philippines
47,123.00 2019 -3.2 % -2.9 % View data
32 #32
Kenya
47,065.00 2019 -2.3 % -2.5 % View data
33 #33
Somalia
46,547.00 2019 -0.0 % -0.5 % View data
34 #34
Chad
45,065.00 2019 -0.6 % -0.4 % View data
35 #35
Cameroon
44,707.00 2019 -1.6 % -2.3 % View data
36 #36
Egypt
44,628.00 2019 -3.9 % -3.1 % View data
40 #40
Burkina Faso
40,438.00 2019 -0.9 % -0.9 % View data
41 #41
Yemen
37,667.00 2019 +0.4 % +1.0 % View data
42 #42
Brazil
36,051.00 2019 -3.7 % -3.4 % View data
46 #46
Myanmar
33,490.00 2019 -3.4 % -3.5 % View data
48 #48
South Africa
32,341.00 2019 -1.6 % -1.4 % View data
49 #49
Madagascar
31,456.00 2019 -0.8 % -0.8 % View data
53 #53
Ghana
29,628.00 2019 -2.3 % -2.5 % View data
55 #55
Guinea
28,820.00 2019 -0.4 % -0.3 % View data
59 #59
Mexico
26,936.00 2019 -4.0 % -3.8 % View data
61 #61
Zambia
26,739.00 2019 -0.5 % -0.8 % View data
65 #65
Vietnam
25,210.00 2019 -3.0 % -1.7 % View data
69 #69
Benin
24,542.00 2019 -0.7 % -0.4 % View data
71 #71
Iraq
24,347.00 2019 -2.2 % -2.3 % View data
74 #74
South Sudan
23,920.00 2019 +0.3 % +0.5 % View data
77 #77
United States
21,779.00 2019 -1.1 % -1.2 % View data
84 #84
Sierra Leone
20,472.00 2019 -2.4 % -2.6 % View data
85 #85
Algeria
20,237.00 2019 -3.1 % -1.2 % View data
90 #90
Malawi
19,238.00 2019 -2.2 % -3.9 % View data
92 #92
Iran
18,311.00 2019 -3.8 % -2.5 % View data
94 #94
Senegal
17,911.00 2019 -1.5 % -1.5 % View data
97 #97
Burundi
17,413.00 2019 -1.7 % -2.0 % View data
99 #99
Zimbabwe
16,769.00 2019 -3.7 % -4.3 % View data
108 #108
Nepal
14,362.00 2019 -3.5 % -4.3 % View data
112 #112
Central African Republic
13,322.00 2019 -2.3 % -2.5 % View data
114 #114
Haiti
12,930.00 2019 -2.8 % -2.6 % View data
117 #117
Morocco
12,397.00 2019 -4.9 % -5.0 % View data
120 #120
Togo
11,947.00 2019 -1.4 % -1.5 % View data
122 #122
Turkey
11,272.00 2019 -6.4 % -6.2 % View data
125 #125
Venezuela
10,891.00 2019 -1.8 % +4.3 % View data
129 #129
Uzbekistan
10,751.00 2019 -6.3 % -6.5 % View data
131 #131
Rwanda
10,275.00 2019 -2.7 % -2.6 % View data
134 #134
Liberia
9,886.00 2019 -0.4 % -0.3 % View data
141 #141
Russia
8,983.00 2019 -9.8 % -8.9 % View data
142 #142
Guatemala
8,785.00 2019 -2.6 % -2.8 % View data
143 #143
Colombia
8,676.00 2019 -3.4 % -3.4 % View data
146 #146
Papua New Guinea
8,349.00 2019 -2.0 % -1.7 % View data
147 #147
Cambodia
8,273.00 2019 -4.3 % -4.6 % View data
148 #148
Tajikistan
8,229.00 2019 -2.7 % -1.4 % View data
152 #152
Syria
7,575.00 2019 -1.9 % -2.7 % View data
153 #153
Mauritania
7,437.00 2019 -0.9 % -0.7 % View data
161 #161
Argentina
6,204.00 2019 -5.4 % -5.2 % View data
165 #165
Republic of the Congo
6,015.00 2019 -1.4 % -1.6 % View data
166 #166
Laos
5,999.00 2019 -3.5 % -3.7 % View data
167 #167
Peru
5,876.00 2019 -3.6 % -4.2 % View data
171 #171
Thailand
5,493.00 2019 -5.6 % -5.6 % View data
174 #174
Bolivia
5,218.00 2019 -3.6 % -4.4 % View data
178 #178
Turkmenistan
4,979.00 2019 -2.5 % -0.6 % View data
181 #181
Dominican Republic
4,826.00 2019 -3.3 % -2.7 % View data
185 #185
North Korea
4,641.00 2019 -4.2 % -4.7 % View data
191 #191
Ecuador
4,046.00 2019 -1.7 % -1.6 % View data
193 #193
Malaysia
3,872.00 2019 +1.9 % +2.3 % View data
195 #195
Lesotho
3,789.00 2019 -2.0 % -1.4 % View data
199 #199
Kazakhstan
3,529.00 2019 -0.4 % -4.8 % View data
202 #202
Guinea-Bissau
3,430.00 2019 -2.2 % -2.1 % View data
204 #204
Saudi Arabia
3,379.00 2019 -5.7 % -6.6 % View data
209 #209
Eritrea
3,178.00 2019 -3.4 % -3.6 % View data
210 #210
Gambia
3,167.00 2019 -0.8 % -0.6 % View data
212 #212
Honduras
2,995.00 2019 -2.8 % -3.0 % View data
213 #213
Azerbaijan
2,989.00 2019 -8.0 % -7.6 % View data
214 #214
Ukraine
2,972.00 2019 -6.0 % -6.0 % View data
216 #216
Tunisia
2,908.00 2019 -2.4 % -1.2 % View data
218 #218
Jordan
2,880.00 2019 -3.5 % -3.3 % View data
219 #219
United Kingdom
2,842.00 2019 -1.6 % -1.8 % View data
220 #220
France
2,738.00 2019 +1.4 % +0.5 % View data
224 #224
Equatorial Guinea
2,632.00 2019 -0.7 % -0.7 % View data
228 #228
Germany
2,517.00 2019 +0.2 % +1.3 % View data
229 #229
Kyrgyzstan
2,513.00 2019 -6.0 % -5.7 % View data
231 #231
Paraguay
2,375.00 2019 -3.1 % -2.9 % View data
235 #235
Namibia
2,146.00 2019 -1.2 % -1.6 % View data
239 #239
Gabon
2,075.00 2019 -2.5 % -1.6 % View data
241 #241
Sri Lanka
2,025.00 2019 -5.5 % -6.3 % View data
244 #244
Nicaragua
1,897.00 2019 -4.4 % -4.3 % View data
247 #247
Botswana
1,793.00 2019 -0.7 % +0.6 % View data
254 #254
Japan
1,682.00 2019 -4.9 % -5.0 % View data
256 #256
Canada
1,639.00 2019 -2.3 % -1.9 % View data
266 #266
Timor-Leste
1,424.00 2019 -1.3 % -1.3 % View data
268 #268
Poland
1,388.00 2019 -2.9 % -3.4 % View data
270 #270
Chile
1,372.00 2019 -4.3 % -4.2 % View data
272 #272
El Salvador
1,334.00 2019 -3.7 % -3.9 % View data
277 #277
Comoros
1,276.00 2019 -2.1 % -1.9 % View data
281 #281
Libya
1,232.00 2019 -4.9 % -5.0 % View data
282 #282
Italy
1,212.00 2019 -4.9 % -5.0 % View data
287 #287
Eswatini
1,143.00 2019 -5.9 % -6.5 % View data
292 #292
Romania
1,069.00 2019 -9.2 % -8.3 % View data
294 #294
Spain
1,016.00 2019 -3.4 % -3.8 % View data
295 #295
Mongolia
1,015.00 2019 -6.5 % -6.4 % View data
296 #296
South Korea
1,014.00 2019 -5.0 % -5.4 % View data
297 #297
Panama
1,012.00 2019 -2.8 % -3.0 % View data
299 #299
Djibouti
984.00 2019 -3.4 % -3.4 % View data
300 #300
Australia
972.00 2019 -1.2 % -1.4 % View data
306 #306
Oman
892.00 2019 +0.3 % +2.5 % View data
315 #315
Lebanon
720.00 2019 -3.0 % -1.5 % View data
319 #319
United Arab Emirates
641.00 2019 -1.8 % -1.2 % View data
325 #325
Netherlands
595.00 2019 +0.3 % -0.5 % View data
332 #332
Jamaica
560.00 2019 -3.8 % -3.6 % View data
337 #337
Costa Rica
523.00 2019 -0.9 % -1.6 % View data
338 #338
Israel
505.00 2019 -1.4 % -1.2 % View data
341 #341
Moldova
499.00 2019 -4.0 % -3.7 % View data
343 #343
Georgia
454.00 2019 -4.2 % -4.0 % View data
348 #348
Cuba
434.00 2019 -4.4 % -4.2 % View data
351 #351
Armenia
427.00 2019 -6.8 % -6.3 % View data
352 #352
Fiji
405.00 2019 -0.5 % +0.8 % View data
354 #354
Serbia
383.00 2019 -4.7 % -5.0 % View data
356 #356
Kuwait
380.00 2019 -5.2 % -4.0 % View data
357 #357
Guyana
377.00 2019 -3.8 % -3.2 % View data
359 #359
Solomon Islands
357.00 2019 -1.6 % -1.4 % View data
360 #360
Bulgaria
351.00 2019 -5.7 % -6.5 % View data
361 #361
Belgium
340.00 2019 -4.0 % -4.0 % View data
365 #365
Switzerland
314.00 2019 -1.3 % -0.4 % View data
366 #366
Bhutan
309.00 2019 -3.4 % -3.4 % View data
367 #367
Albania
290.00 2019 +0.3 % -1.6 % View data
368 #368
Uruguay
289.00 2019 -6.5 % -5.6 % View data
372 #372
Czech Republic
278.00 2019 -1.4 % -0.1 % View data
374 #374
Hungary
277.00 2019 -8.6 % -7.5 % View data
374 #374
Trinidad and Tobago
277.00 2019 -5.1 % -4.8 % View data
376 #376
Belarus
268.00 2019 -6.9 % -6.2 % View data
377 #377
Greece
264.00 2019 -9.3 % -5.8 % View data
377 #377
Slovakia
264.00 2019 -2.9 % -2.3 % View data
381 #381
Austria
252.00 2019 -0.8 % -0.3 % View data
382 #382
Sweden
248.00 2019 -2.8 % -2.0 % View data
385 #385
Portugal
243.00 2019 -0.4 % -1.1 % View data
388 #388
New Zealand
235.00 2019 -3.7 % -3.9 % View data
395 #395
Denmark
201.00 2019 -1.5 % -0.5 % View data
400 #400
Vanuatu
190.00 2019 -1.0 % -0.9 % View data
402 #402
Mauritius
183.00 2019 +3.4 % +0.7 % View data
406 #406
Ireland
173.00 2019 -5.5 % -5.2 % View data
408 #408
Suriname
171.00 2019 -3.4 % -3.1 % View data
415 #415
Sao Tome and Principe
156.00 2019 -2.5 % -2.9 % View data
421 #421
Croatia
148.00 2019 -2.6 % -2.9 % View data
421 #421
Qatar
148.00 2019 -3.3 % -2.6 % View data
431 #431
Bosnia and Herzegovina
135.00 2019 -4.9 % -4.8 % View data
432 #432
Cabo Verde
134.00 2019 -6.9 % -7.3 % View data
434 #434
Bahrain
129.00 2019 -2.3 % -1.5 % View data
434 #434
Kiribati
129.00 2019 -3.0 % -2.2 % View data
440 #440
Macedonia
119.00 2019 -23.2 % -14.2 % View data
442 #442
Norway
118.00 2019 -1.7 % -2.7 % View data
452 #452
Singapore
103.00 2019 -2.8 % -1.5 % View data
455 #455
Finland
98.00 2019 -3.0 % -3.8 % View data
458 #458
Lithuania
86.00 2019 -10.4 % -7.3 % View data
459 #459
Belize
84.00 2019 -5.6 % -4.9 % View data
476 #476
Federated States of Micronesia
63.00 2019 -3.1 % -2.4 % View data
476 #476
Latvia
63.00 2019 -7.3 % -8.5 % View data
478 #478
Samoa
62.00 2019 -3.1 % -3.5 % View data
480 #480
Brunei
60.00 2019 +0.0 % +0.3 % View data
482 #482
Bahamas
59.00 2019 -1.7 % -1.9 % View data
491 #491
Maldives
46.00 2019 -8.0 % -8.1 % View data
494 #494
Saint Lucia
43.00 2019 +0.0 % +1.0 % View data
497 #497
Barbados
36.00 2019 -2.7 % -2.6 % View data
497 #497
Marshall Islands
36.00 2019 -5.3 % -4.4 % View data
497 #497
Tonga
36.00 2019 +0.0 % -1.1 % View data
504 #504
Slovenia
33.00 2019 -5.7 % -6.0 % View data
506 #506
Dominica
30.00 2019 +3.5 % +5.5 % View data
508 #508
Grenada
27.00 2019 +0.0 % +0.8 % View data
511 #511
Malta
26.00 2019 +0.0 % +0.8 % View data
515 #515
Estonia
25.00 2019 -7.4 % -7.5 % View data
517 #517
Cyprus
23.00 2019 -4.2 % -5.2 % View data
518 #518
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
21.00 2019 -4.5 % -4.2 % View data
520 #520
Seychelles
20.00 2019 +0.0 % -1.0 % View data
529 #529
Montenegro
15.00 2019 -6.3 % -11.1 % View data
533 #533
Luxembourg
14.00 2019 -6.7 % +0.0 % View data
544 #544
Antigua and Barbuda
9.00 2019 +0.0 % -2.1 % View data
544 #544
Saint Kitts and Nevis
9.00 2019 +0.0 % -2.1 % View data
548 #548
Nauru
8.00 2019 +0.0 % -2.3 % View data
552 #552
Iceland
6.00 2019 -14.3 % -5.6 % View data
552 #552
Tuvalu
6.00 2019 +0.0 % -3.0 % View data
558 #558
Palau
4.00 2019 +0.0 % -4.4 % View data
566 #566
Andorra
2.00 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
566 #566
Cook Islands
2.00 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
570 #570
Monaco
1.00 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
570 #570
Niue
1.00 2019 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
578 #578
San Marino
0.00 2019 NA -100.0 % View data

Source: World Health Organization

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