* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Infant deaths per 1000 live births, 2018 - Country rankings:

The average for 2018 based on 187 countries was 21 infant deaths per 1000 live births.The highest value was in the Central African Republic: 85 infant deaths per 1000 live births and the lowest value was in Finland: 1 infant deaths per 1000 live births. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2018. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: infant deaths per 1000 live births; Source: UNICEF
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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.
Infant mortality in the European union
Infant mortality in Europe
Infant mortality in Asia
Infant mortality in Africa
Infant mortality in North America
Infant mortality in South America
Infant mortality in Australia


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