New Zealand - Infant Mortality

Since 2014, New Zealand Infant Mortality decreased by 5.9% year on year. In 2019, the country was number 15 among other countries in Infant Mortality with 4.2 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. New Zealand is overtaken by Slovakia, which was ranked number 14 with 4.3 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by France at 3.8 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. India ranked the highest with 28.7 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, a fall of 5.3% compared to 2018. South Africa, Indonesia and Colombia respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Luxembourg witnessed the best average annual growth at +2.7% per year, while China witnessed the worst performance at -9.4% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 4.20
2018 4.30
2017 4.40
2016 4.50
2015 4.30
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How does New Zealand rank in Infant Mortality?

# 44 Countries Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
India
29 2019 -5.3 % -5.1 % View data
2 #2
South Africa
27 2019 -4.3 % -4.0 % View data
14 #14
Slovakia
4 2019 -4.4 % -5.8 % View data
15 #15
New Zealand
4 2019 -2.3 % -5.9 % View data
16 #16
France
4 2019 +0.0 % +1.7 % View data
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