Brazil: Infant mortality

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 Brazil

Infant deaths per 1000 live births

 Latest value 13
 Reference 2021
 Measure deaths per 1000 live births
 Source UNICEF

For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1960 to 2021. The average value for Brazil during that period was 57 deaths per 1000 live births with a minimum of 13 deaths per 1000 live births in 2019 and a maximum of 128 deaths per 1000 live births in 1960. The latest value from 2021 is 13 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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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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