Brazil - Infant Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Brazil Infant Mortality Rate was down by 3.7% year on year. With 12 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, the country was ranked number 109 among other countries in Infant Mortality Rate. Brazil is overtaken by Jamaica, which was number 108 with 12.1 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Colombia with 11.8 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Central African Republic topped the ranking with 83.3 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, that is a fall of 1.4% versus 2018. Sierra Leone, Somalia and Nigeria respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Venezuela witnessed the best average annual growth at +7.9% per year, while Montenegro witnessed the worst performance at -12.5% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 12.00
2018 12.80
2017 13.20
2016 14.60
2015 14.00
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How does Brazil rank in Infant Mortality Rate?

# 193 Countries Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Central African Republic
83 2019 -1.4 % -2.2 % View data
2 #2
Sierra Leone
76 2019 -3.7 % -3.8 % View data
108 #108
Jamaica
12 2019 -2.4 % -3.0 % View data
109 #109
Brazil
12 2019 -6.3 % -3.7 % View data
110 #110
Colombia
12 2019 -3.3 % -3.2 % View data
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