Mortality rate, infant, female (per 1,000 live births) - Country Ranking

Definition: Infant mortality rate, female is the number of female infants dying before reaching one year of age, per 1,000 female live births in a given year.

Source: Estimates developed by the UN Inter-agency Group for Child Mortality Estimation (UNICEF, WHO, World Bank, UN DESA Population Division) at www.childmortality.org.

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 Angola 87.90 2015
2 Central African Republic 84.00 2015
3 Sierra Leone 80.50 2015
4 Somalia 78.60 2015
5 Chad 78.00 2015
6 Mali 68.20 2015
7 Dem. Rep. Congo 68.00 2015
8 Nigeria 62.90 2015
9 Lesotho 62.60 2015
10 Afghanistan 62.10 2015
11 Equatorial Guinea 61.90 2015
12 Pakistan 61.00 2015
13 Benin 59.20 2015
14 Côte d'Ivoire 58.90 2015
15 Mauritania 58.70 2015
16 Burkina Faso 55.60 2015
17 Guinea 55.30 2015
18 Guinea-Bissau 53.70 2015
19 Mozambique 52.70 2015
20 Niger 52.10 2015
21 Cameroon 51.40 2015
22 Comoros 50.10 2015
23 Djibouti 49.10 2015
24 Liberia 48.20 2015
25 Burundi 48.00 2015
26 Haiti 47.00 2015
27 Togo 46.70 2015
28 Lao PDR 45.10 2015
29 The Gambia 43.30 2015
30 Sudan 42.80 2015
31 Zimbabwe 41.20 2015
32 Timor-Leste 40.80 2015
33 Papua New Guinea 40.30 2015
34 Swaziland 39.80 2015
35 Malawi 39.60 2015
36 Zambia 39.20 2015
37 Kiribati 39.00 2015
38 Ghana 38.20 2015
39 India 38.00 2015
40 Senegal 37.80 2015
41 Turkmenistan 36.80 2015
42 Ethiopia 36.30 2015
43 Myanmar 34.90 2015
44 Tajikistan 33.90 2015
45 Uganda 33.70 2015
46 Tanzania 32.30 2015
46 Madagascar 32.30 2015
48 Kenya 32.00 2015
49 Gabon 31.60 2015
50 Botswana 31.50 2015
51 São Tomé and Principe 30.80 2015
52 Yemen 30.40 2015
53 Eritrea 29.80 2015
54 Congo 29.60 2015
55 Namibia 29.40 2015
56 Uzbekistan 29.20 2015
57 South Africa 28.80 2015
58 Bangladesh 28.00 2015
59 Guyana 27.80 2015
59 Rwanda 27.80 2015
61 Bolivia 27.30 2015
62 Nepal 27.00 2015
63 Azerbaijan 25.80 2015
64 Bhutan 24.30 2015
65 Iraq 23.80 2015
66 Dominican Republic 23.10 2015
67 Guatemala 21.50 2015
67 Cambodia 21.50 2015
69 Solomon Islands 21.40 2015
70 Vanuatu 21.10 2015
71 Morocco 21.00 2015
72 Algeria 20.50 2015
73 Tuvalu 20.10 2015
74 Indonesia 19.90 2015
75 Philippines 19.40 2015
76 Egypt 18.90 2015
77 Cabo Verde 18.50 2015
78 Dominica 18.10 2015
79 Dem. People's Rep. Korea 17.50 2015
80 Fiji 17.30 2015
81 Kyrgyz Republic 16.80 2015
82 Nicaragua 16.60 2015
82 Suriname 16.60 2015
84 Tonga 16.30 2015
85 Trinidad and Tobago 16.20 2015
86 Ecuador 16.00 2015
87 Paraguay 15.60 2015
88 Honduras 15.40 2015
89 Mongolia 15.10 2015
90 St. Vincent and the Grenadines 15.00 2015
90 Vietnam 15.00 2015
92 Jordan 14.40 2015
93 Samoa 13.60 2015
94 Brazil 13.30 2015
95 Panama 12.90 2015
96 El Salvador 12.80 2015
97 Belize 12.70 2015
98 Iran 12.60 2015
99 Palau 12.50 2015
100 Colombia 12.00 2015
100 Moldova 12.00 2015
102 Peru 11.80 2015
102 Jamaica 11.80 2015
104 Saudi Arabia 11.60 2015
105 St. Lucia 11.40 2015
106 Venezuela 11.20 2015
106 Albania 11.20 2015
108 Armenia 11.10 2015
109 Barbados 11.00 2015
110 Tunisia 10.90 2015
111 Seychelles 10.70 2015
111 Kazakhstan 10.70 2015
113 Turkey 10.60 2015
114 Mauritius 10.40 2015
115 Mexico 10.20 2015
115 Libya 10.20 2015
117 Argentina 10.00 2015
117 Grenada 10.00 2015
119 Syrian Arab Republic 9.90 2015
120 Georgia 9.30 2015
121 The Bahamas 9.20 2015
122 Thailand 9.10 2015
123 Oman 8.90 2015
124 Romania 8.70 2015
125 China 8.60 2015
126 Bulgaria 8.30 2015
127 Uruguay 7.80 2015
127 Brunei 7.80 2015
129 Costa Rica 7.60 2015
129 St. Kitts and Nevis 7.60 2015
131 Sri Lanka 7.50 2015
132 Russia 7.20 2015
133 Ukraine 6.90 2015
134 Lebanon 6.80 2015
134 Kuwait 6.80 2015
136 Chile 6.40 2015
136 Latvia 6.40 2015
138 Qatar 6.20 2015
139 Malaysia 5.30 2015
140 United Arab Emirates 5.20 2015
140 Antigua and Barbuda 5.20 2015
140 Serbia 5.20 2015
140 Slovak Republic 5.20 2015
144 Bahrain 5.10 2015
145 United States 5.00 2015
146 Hungary 4.90 2015
147 Malta 4.70 2015
148 Bosnia and Herzegovina 4.60 2015
149 Macedonia 4.50 2015
150 New Zealand 4.20 2015
151 Poland 4.10 2015
151 Montenegro 4.10 2015
153 Canada 4.00 2015
154 Cuba 3.50 2015
155 Greece 3.30 2015
155 Croatia 3.30 2015
157 France 3.20 2015
157 Spain 3.20 2015
157 United Kingdom 3.20 2015
160 Switzerland 3.10 2015
161 Lithuania 3.00 2015
161 Israel 3.00 2015
163 Belarus 2.90 2015
163 Belgium 2.90 2015
163 Netherlands 2.90 2015
166 Germany 2.80 2015
167 Portugal 2.70 2015
167 Italy 2.70 2015
167 Korea 2.70 2015
167 Australia 2.70 2015
167 Ireland 2.70 2015
172 Denmark 2.60 2015
172 Austria 2.60 2015
174 Czech Republic 2.50 2015
174 Monaco 2.50 2015
176 San Marino 2.30 2015
176 Cyprus 2.30 2015
178 Sweden 2.20 2015
179 Estonia 2.10 2015
180 Slovenia 2.00 2015
181 Japan 1.90 2015
181 Singapore 1.90 2015
181 Andorra 1.90 2015
184 Norway 1.80 2015
185 Finland 1.70 2015
186 Iceland 1.40 2015
187 Luxembourg 1.30 2015

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual

General Comments: Relevance to gender indicator: Infant mortality rates are higher for boys than for girls in countries in which parental gender preferences are insignificant.