Iran - Infant Mortality Rate

Since 2014, Iran Infant Mortality Rate was down by 4.1% year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 111 among other countries in Infant Mortality Rate at 11.6 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Iran is overtaken by Colombia, which was number 110 with 11.8 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Ecuador with 11.5 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. Central African Republic lead the ranking with 83.3 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, a decrease of 1.4% compared to 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 was the worst growing country at -12.5% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 11.60
2018 12.40
2017 12.80
2016 13.30
2015 13.80
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How does Iran 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
110 #110
Colombia
12 2019 -3.3 % -3.2 % View data
111 #111
Iran
12 2019 -6.5 % -4.1 % View data
112 #112
Ecuador
12 2019 -5.7 % -3.0 % View data
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