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
Government must show more commitment to reducing maternal, infant mortality rate - ACWP
Ghanaweb.com - 5/10/2020 3:58:00 PM
The African Centre for Women in Politics is urging the government to implement measures that will help reduce the country's maternal and infant mortality rates The think tank in a Mother's Day statement noted that despites the UN's pronouncement of a decline in the rates,
Chandigarh’s infant mortality rate improves by one unit
Hindustan Times - 5/13/2020 7:12:00 PM
The infant mortality rate (IMR) of Chandigarh has improved by ... IMR is an indicator of the overall health scenario of a country or a region and is defined as the infant deaths (less than one ...
Mizoram records 10 per cent drop in Infant Mortality Rate, J&K witness significant low
The New Indian Express - 5/10/2020 11:56:00 AM
AIZAWL: Mizoram has registered a 10 per cent drop in Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) in 2019-20 fiscal, making it to the second spot in the country after Nagaland. State health minister R ...
State brings down infant mortality rate
The Hindu - 5/8/2020 10:28:00 PM
In a significant achievement, Kerala has brought its infant mortality ... s birth rate has also reduced fractionally from 14.2% to 13.9%, which is also the lowest in the country among bigger ...
Group calls on government to pay more attention to maternal, infant mortality rates in Ghana
MyJoyOnline - 5/10/2020 4:40:00 PM
The African Center for Women in Politics (ACWP) has called on government to put in much effort to reduce maternal and infant mortality rates in Ghana ... equity around the world since mother ...
Infant mortality rate down 23% in Punjab in five years
Hindustan Times - 5/11/2020 6:26:00 PM
Infant mortality rate (IMR) in Punjab has dipped by 23% over five years from 26 per 1,000 births in 2013 to 20 in 2018, according to details released recently by the Centre recently in its Sample ...
Mizoram records 10 per cent drop in Infant Mortality Rate
India TV - 5/10/2020 6:31:00 AM
Mizoram has registered a 10 per cent drop in Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) in 2019-20 fiscal, making it to the second spot in the country after Nagaland. State health minister R Lalthangliana said ...
Mizoram records 10-point drop in Infant Mortality Rate
Yahoo! News - 5/10/2020 5:54:00 AM
Mizoram has registered a 10-point drop in Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) in 2019-20 fiscal, making it to the second spot in the country after Nagaland. State health minister R Lalthangliana said the IMR has dropped from 15 to 5 (per 1000 live births), citing ...