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
What Tennessee can do to address infant and maternal mortality rates | Opinion
Tennessean - 8/9/2020 2:03:00 AM
Though we may be the richest country in the world, we are the most unevenly developed country among our peer nations.
How to improve breastfeeding rates, reduce infant mortality in Nigeria, by experts
The Guardian Nigeria - 8/11/2020 2:19:00 AM
In recognition of World Breastfeeding Week, Medela breast pump announced its new partnership with The Wellbeing Foundation Africa (WBFA)
U.S. infant mortality rate hits all-time low, CDC reports
UPI.com - 7/16/2020 12:00:00 AM
July 16 (UPI) --Infant ... the country, a decline of 4% from the 22,341 deaths reported in 2017, the agency's analysis said. Advertisement Overall, the national infant mortality rate declined ...
Racial, socioeconomic disparities fuel increased infant mortality rates in California
Armed robbery in Revesby - 8/11/2020 3:09:00 PM
Racial, socioeconomic disparities impact infant mortality rates in California The study analyzed files from more than
Maternal and infant mortality rates on the decline in Nur-Sultan
Kazinform - 7/30/2020 12:41:00 PM
According to the city's deputy mayor, in the space of first six months of 2020, maternal and infant mortality rates have stood at 7.2% and 1.3%, respectively. The country has had the low rates of ...
How can rest of PH copy Metro's child mortality rates improvement?
Rappler - 7/30/2020 8:49:00 PM
infant mortality MDGs) But what is important now is that the country commits to the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that aim to improve the lives of all children around the world by 2030.
Medela, Wellbeing Foundation Partner To Fight Infant Mortality, Improve Breastfeeding
LEADERSHIP Newspaper - 8/5/2020 2:57:00 PM
In recognition of the World Breastfeeding ... to address infant mortality and share how midwives and mothers can be supported to champion breastfeeding efforts in high risk countries such as ...
Chile has one of the lowest infant mortality rates
Uruguay News - 8/2/2020 12:38:00 PM
"And for Chile to be among the countries that have the lowest rate of infant mortality in the world demonstrates a huge achievement in neonatal advances over the last decade." The low infant ...