Turkmenistan: Infant mortality

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 Turkmenistan

Infant deaths per 1000 live births

 Latest value 36
 Year 2021
 Measure deaths per 1000 live births
 Data availability 1977 - 2021
 Average 58
 Min - Max 36 - 102
 Source UNICEF
For that indicator, we provide data for Turkmenistan from 1977 to 2021. The average value for Turkmenistan during that period was 58 deaths per 1000 live births with a minimum of 36 deaths per 1000 live births in 2012 and a maximum of 102 deaths per 1000 live births in 1977. The latest value from 2021 is 36 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
Turkmenistan - Infant mortality - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Turkmenistan - Infant mortality - historical chart - 1977-2021




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 5 2020 deaths per 100,000 births
 Neonatal mortality 23 2022 deaths per 1000 births
 Infant mortality 36 2021 deaths per 1000 live births
 Child mortality 41 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, female 36 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Child mortality, male 47 2021 deaths per 1000 births
 Older child mortality rate 2 2021 deaths per 1000 births
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