Definition: This entry gives the number of deaths of infants under one year old in a given year per 1,000 live births in the same year. This rate is often used as an indicator of the level of health in a country.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2020See also: Infant mortality rate map
Confronting infant mortality in Northeast Ohio
WTSP - 11/20/2020 2:31:00 AM
Cuyahoga County has one of the worst infant mortality rates in the nation. 'First Year Cleveland' is hoping to change that.
Closing racial gap in infant mortality, preterm births will ‘take a village’
Channel 3000 - 11/28/2020 12:44:00 AM
Compared to other similar countries, the U.S. ranks near the ... with the biggest gap between white and Black infants’ mortality rates. ‘Very disturbing’: Doctor draws attention to big ...
Zica epidemic and recession have hit the infant mortality rate in Brazil
Uruguay News - 11/24/2020 12:00:00 AM
Both the Zika epidemic and the ... the infant mortality rate in Latin America in 2015 and 2016 remained at 18 infant deaths per thousand births. Throughout the world, the downward trend continued ...
Illinois earns a D+ grade on preterm birth and infant mortality assessment. 949 babies died in 2018.
Journal Star - 11/22/2020 2:54:00 PM
“The country is facing ... an F with a 12.1% change rate since 2018. Illinois was one of 16 states in 2018 to have a “significantly higher” infant mortality average in the nation, based ...
IDEAS: This Columbus-based group plans to help take down infant mortality in Dayton
Dayton Daily News on MSN.com - 11/21/2020 2:22:00 PM
In 2010, in the Weinland Park neighborhood near The Ohio State University, 15 infants died per 1000 live births, an infant mortality rate you’d expect to see in a resource-poor nation, not the wealthiest country in the world. Load Error We wanted to ...
How Columbus-based group plans to help take down infant mortality in Dayton
MSN - 11/23/2020 2:23:00 PM
an infant mortality rate you’d expect to see in a resource-poor nation, not the wealthiest country in the world. We wanted to learn from the pregnant women living in the neighborhood.