Turkey - Infant Mortality

Since 2014, Turkey Infant Mortality was down by 7.8% year on year. At 7.4 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, the country was number 8 among other countries in Infant Mortality. Turkey is overtaken by Costa Rica, which was ranked number 7 at 7.5 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births and is followed by Chile with 6.4 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births. India topped the ranking with 28.7 Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births in 2019, -5.3% versus 2018. South Africa, Indonesia and Colombia respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Luxembourg recorded the best 5 years average growth at +2.7% per year, while China recorded the worst performance at -9.4% per year.

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Date Units (Deaths) Per Thousand Live Births
2019 7.40
2018 8.20
2017 9.20
2016 9.90
2015 10.20
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How does Turkey 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
7 #7
Costa Rica
8 2019 -1.3 % -1.5 % View data
8 #8
Turkey
7 2019 -9.8 % -7.8 % View data
9 #9
Chile
6 2019 -3.0 % -2.3 % View data
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