Iran - Infant Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Iran Infant Mortality Rate was down by 4.1% year on year. With 12.25 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, the country was ranked number 316 among other countries in Infant Mortality Rate. Iran is overtaken by Mongolia, which was number 315 at 12.42 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Syria with 12.25 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Central African Republic lead the ranking with 89.77 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, that is -1.3% compared to 2018. Central African Republic, Nigeria and Somalia respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Venezuela recorded the best 5 years average growth at +8.9% per year, while Montenegro witnessed the worst performance at -12.8% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 12.25
2018 13.06
2017 13.55
2016 14.00
2015 14.55
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How does Iran rank in Infant Mortality Rate?

# 582 Countries Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Central African Republic
90 2019 -1.3 % -2.2 % View data
3 #3
Nigeria
81 2019 -1.7 % -1.3 % View data
308 #308
Ecuador
13 2019 -5.7 % -3.0 % View data
316 #316
Iran
12 2019 -6.2 % -4.1 % View data
319 #319
Barbados
12 2019 -1.1 % -2.3 % View data
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