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
MSN - 7/26/2020 2:34:00 AM
For a country that has historically been plagued by infant mortality, it is gratifying to note that India’s infant mortality rate has declined ... Across the world, the number of girls missing ...
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 ...
Medela, Wellbeing Foundation Partner To Fight Infant Mortality, Improve Breastfeeding
LEADERSHIP Newspaper - 8/5/2020 2:59:00 PM
Medela, Wellbeing Foundation Partner To Fight Infant Mortality, Improve Breastfeeding In recognition of the World Breastfeeding Week, Medela Cares Initiative has announced its partnership with The Wel
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 ...
Infant mortality rates in decline in the US as teen pregnancy decreases: CDC
ABCNews - 6/26/2020 11:29:00 AM
The U.S. infant mortality rate declined from 6.89 deaths per 1,000 births in 2000 to 5.79 in 2017, according to the study, which looked at all infant deaths in the country where the death ...
US infant mortality rates decline, CDC study says, but Black infants still twice as likely to die
KRDO - 6/25/2020 7:54:00 PM
Infant mortality rates fell for all age groups ... progress in curbing the trends of teenage pregnancy in this country and we’ve been declining at about 8% a year,” Gupta said.
Infant mortalities surged by a single point in Madhya Pradesh in 2018
The Hindu - 7/4/2020 2:49:00 PM
The infant mortality rate (IMR) in Madhya Pradesh, recording the country’s worst rate for years now, surged by a single point over the previous year to 48 in 2018, stymying an improving annual ...