Dominica: Infant mortality

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 Dominica

Infant deaths per 1000 live births

 Latest value 32
 Year 2021
 Measure deaths per 1000 live births
 Data availability 1960 - 2021
 Average 27
 Min - Max 13 - 84
 Source UNICEF
For that indicator, we provide data for Dominica from 1960 to 2021. The average value for Dominica during that period was 27 deaths per 1000 live births with a minimum of 13 deaths per 1000 live births in 1988 and a maximum of 84 deaths per 1000 live births in 1960. The latest value from 2021 is 32 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
Dominica - Infant mortality - recent values

Historical chart
Dominica - Infant mortality - historical chart - 1960-2021




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.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Neonatal mortality 28 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Infant mortality 32 2021 deaths per 1000 live births
 Child mortality 36 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, female 33 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, male 39 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Older child mortality rate 1 2021 deaths per 1000 births
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