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, 2019See also: Infant mortality rate map
Expanding Neonatal Care Centers To Tackle Infant Mortality
LEADERSHIP Newspaper - 9/12/2020 8:14:00 AM
“It also explains the high infant mortality rate in our country, Nigeria. It is unacceptable and grossly inadequate that a country with an estimated population of over 200 million people and an ...
India's child mortality rate declined between 1990 and 2019: United Nations
The New Indian Express - 9/9/2020 12:09:00 PM
According to the new mortality estimates released by UNICEF, the World Health ... 2.4 million infant deaths in 1990. The country also witnessed a decrease in neonatal mortality rate between ...
NEWS-SENTINEL EDITORIAL: Governor’s focus on decreasing infant mortality in Indiana is encouraging
The News-Sentinel - 9/16/2020 12:00:00 AM
He has set his sights on getting Indiana to the lowest infant mortality rate in the Midwest by 2024. Illinois was 31st in the country at 6.2 deaths per 1,000 in 2018, while Wisconsin was 33rd at 6 ...
Healthcare experts welcome the decline in India’s child mortality rate and hope for further downfall
Hindustan Times - 9/11/2020 7:00:00 PM
The infant mortality rate (deaths per 1,000 live births) in India declined from 89 in 1990 to 28 last year, with the country registering ... as proportions of world wide figures comparison.