World Infant mortality rate

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Infant mortality rate: total: 30.8 deaths/1,000 live births

male: 32.8 deaths/1,000 live births

female: 28.6 deaths/1,000 live births (2020 est.)

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 - This page was last updated on Saturday, September 18, 2021

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