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

Definition: Infant mortality rate, male is the number of male infants dying before reaching one year of age, per 1,000 male 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 103.70 2015
2 Central African Republic 98.50 2015
3 Sierra Leone 93.20 2015
4 Chad 91.80 2015
5 Somalia 91.30 2015
6 Dem. Rep. Congo 80.50 2015
7 Mali 80.40 2015
8 Nigeria 75.70 2015
9 Lesotho 75.30 2015
10 Equatorial Guinea 74.20 2015
11 Côte d'Ivoire 73.90 2015
12 Mauritania 73.40 2015
13 Afghanistan 70.30 2015
13 Pakistan 70.30 2015
15 Benin 68.90 2015
16 Guinea-Bissau 66.30 2015
16 Guinea 66.30 2015
18 Burkina Faso 66.00 2015
19 Cameroon 62.40 2015
20 Niger 61.80 2015
21 Mozambique 60.50 2015
22 Burundi 60.00 2015
22 Comoros 60.00 2015
24 Djibouti 59.20 2015
25 Togo 57.60 2015
26 Haiti 57.30 2015
27 Liberia 57.20 2015
28 Lao PDR 56.10 2015
29 The Gambia 52.70 2015
30 Sudan 52.00 2015
31 Zimbabwe 51.80 2015
32 Turkmenistan 50.30 2015
33 Swaziland 48.80 2015
34 Papua New Guinea 48.40 2015
35 Timor-Leste 48.30 2015
36 Kiribati 47.90 2015
37 Zambia 47.20 2015
38 Ghana 47.10 2015
39 Malawi 47.00 2015
40 Senegal 46.50 2015
41 Ethiopia 46.30 2015
42 Myanmar 43.80 2015
43 Tajikistan 42.90 2015
44 Uganda 41.60 2015
45 Gabon 40.20 2015
46 Madagascar 39.30 2015
47 Kenya 38.80 2015
48 Uzbekistan 38.40 2015
49 São Tomé and Principe 38.20 2015
50 Eritrea 38.10 2015
51 Botswana 37.90 2015
52 Tanzania 37.80 2015
52 India 37.80 2015
54 Yemen 37.10 2015
55 Congo 36.60 2015
56 South Africa 36.20 2015
57 Namibia 36.10 2015
58 Guyana 36.00 2015
59 Rwanda 34.20 2015
60 Bolivia 33.80 2015
61 Bangladesh 33.30 2015
62 Nepal 31.70 2015
63 Bhutan 30.00 2015
64 Azerbaijan 29.80 2015
65 Iraq 29.00 2015
66 Dominican Republic 28.10 2015
67 Cambodia 27.60 2015
68 Guatemala 27.00 2015
69 Morocco 26.20 2015
70 Solomon Islands 25.70 2015
71 Indonesia 25.60 2015
72 Tuvalu 25.30 2015
73 Vanuatu 25.00 2015
74 Philippines 24.90 2015
75 Algeria 23.20 2015
76 Cabo Verde 22.80 2015
76 Mongolia 22.80 2015
78 Dem. People's Rep. Korea 21.90 2015
79 Egypt 21.70 2015
80 Suriname 21.30 2015
81 Kyrgyz Republic 21.10 2015
82 Dominica 21.00 2015
83 Nicaragua 20.90 2015
84 Fiji 20.70 2015
84 Ecuador 20.70 2015
86 Trinidad and Tobago 20.00 2015
87 Vietnam 19.60 2015
88 Honduras 19.30 2015
89 Paraguay 19.20 2015
90 St. Vincent and the Grenadines 18.10 2015
91 Samoa 16.40 2015
92 Jordan 16.20 2015
92 Panama 16.20 2015
94 El Salvador 16.00 2015
95 Brazil 15.80 2015
95 Palau 15.80 2015
97 Belize 15.60 2015
98 Colombia 15.20 2015
98 Jamaica 15.20 2015
98 Moldova 15.20 2015
101 Kazakhstan 14.50 2015
102 Peru 14.40 2015
102 Venezuela 14.40 2015
104 Iran 14.10 2015
105 St. Lucia 13.90 2015
105 Armenia 13.90 2015
107 Albania 13.70 2015
108 Saudi Arabia 13.40 2015
109 Tunisia 13.30 2015
110 Mauritius 13.20 2015
111 Barbados 13.00 2015
112 Libya 12.70 2015
113 Seychelles 12.60 2015
114 Turkey 12.50 2015
115 Mexico 12.40 2015
115 Tonga 12.40 2015
117 Syrian Arab Republic 12.20 2015
117 Argentina 12.20 2015
119 Thailand 11.90 2015
119 Georgia 11.90 2015
121 Grenada 11.50 2015
122 Oman 10.90 2015
123 Romania 10.70 2015
124 The Bahamas 10.60 2015
125 Bulgaria 10.30 2015
126 China 9.80 2015
127 Uruguay 9.50 2015
128 Brunei 9.40 2015
129 Costa Rica 9.30 2015
130 Sri Lanka 9.20 2015
131 St. Kitts and Nevis 9.10 2015
131 Russia 9.10 2015
133 Ukraine 8.50 2015
134 Kuwait 7.80 2015
135 Chile 7.60 2015
136 Latvia 7.50 2015
137 Qatar 7.40 2015
138 Lebanon 7.30 2015
139 Malaysia 6.60 2015
140 Serbia 6.50 2015
141 Slovak Republic 6.40 2015
141 United Arab Emirates 6.40 2015
143 Antigua and Barbuda 6.30 2015
144 United States 6.10 2015
145 Hungary 5.70 2015
146 Bosnia and Herzegovina 5.60 2015
147 Malta 5.50 2015
148 Bahrain 5.40 2015
149 New Zealand 5.20 2015
150 Macedonia 5.10 2015
151 Poland 4.80 2015
152 Canada 4.70 2015
153 Montenegro 4.60 2015
154 Cuba 4.40 2015
155 France 3.90 2015
155 United Kingdom 3.90 2015
155 Croatia 3.90 2015
155 Greece 3.90 2015
159 Spain 3.80 2015
159 Belarus 3.80 2015
161 Switzerland 3.60 2015
161 Belgium 3.60 2015
163 Netherlands 3.50 2015
163 Lithuania 3.50 2015
165 Germany 3.40 2015
165 Israel 3.40 2015
167 Australia 3.30 2015
167 Ireland 3.30 2015
169 Portugal 3.20 2015
169 Denmark 3.20 2015
171 Korea 3.10 2015
171 Austria 3.10 2015
171 Czech Republic 3.10 2015
171 Italy 3.10 2015
171 Monaco 3.10 2015
176 San Marino 2.80 2015
177 Cyprus 2.70 2015
178 Sweden 2.60 2015
178 Estonia 2.60 2015
180 Singapore 2.30 2015
180 Slovenia 2.30 2015
180 Andorra 2.30 2015
183 Norway 2.20 2015
184 Finland 2.10 2015
184 Japan 2.10 2015
186 Iceland 1.70 2015
187 Luxembourg 1.60 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.