Bhutan: Infant mortality

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 Bhutan

Infant deaths per 1000 live births

 Latest value 23
 Year 2021
 Measure deaths per 1000 live births
 Data availability 1968 - 2021
 Average 85
 Min - Max 23 - 194
 Source UNICEF
For that indicator, we provide data for Bhutan from 1968 to 2021. The average value for Bhutan during that period was 85 deaths per 1000 live births with a minimum of 23 deaths per 1000 live births in 2020 and a maximum of 194 deaths per 1000 live births in 1968. The latest value from 2021 is 23 deaths per 1000 live births. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 187 countries is 20 deaths per 1000 live births. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Bhutan - Infant mortality - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Bhutan - Infant mortality - historical chart - 1968-2021




Definition: Infant mortality rate is the number of infants dying before reaching one year of age, per 1,000 live births in a given year.

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 Maternal mortality 60 2020 deaths per 100,000 births
 Neonatal mortality 13 2022 deaths per 1000 births
 Infant mortality 23 2021 deaths per 1000 live births
 Child mortality 27 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, female 24 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, male 29 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Older child mortality rate 3 2021 deaths per 1000 births
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