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People > Infant mortality rate > Male: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: This entry is derived from People > Infant mortality rate, which gives the number of deaths of infants under one year old in a given year per 1,000 live births in the same year; included is the total death rate, and deaths by sex, male and female. This rate is often used as an indicator of the level of health in a country.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Afghanistan 127.18 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
2 Mali 113.23 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
3 Somalia 110.74 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
4 Central African Republic 102.83 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
5 Guinea-Bissau 102.42 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
6 Chad 97.64 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
7 Niger 92.64 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
8 Burkina Faso 85.67 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
9 Angola 85.56 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
10 Sierra Leone 83.59 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
11 Malawi 80.99 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
12 Democratic Republic of the Congo 78.56 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
13 Comoros 78.09 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
14 Nigeria 77.98 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
15 Congo, Republic of the 77.76 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
16 Mozambique 76.78 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
failed states average (profile) 75.44 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
17 Liberia 75.25 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
18 Equatorial Guinea 74.18 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
19 Zambia 74.16 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
20 The Gambia 73.15 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
21 Uganda 72 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
22 Cote d'Ivoire 68.06 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
23 Ethiopia 66.58 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
South Asia average (profile) 64.67 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
24 Rwanda 64.58 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 64.41 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
25 Burundi 63.32 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
26 Cameroon 62.92 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
27 Pakistan 62.56 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=28 Western Sahara 62.51 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=28 Mauritania 62.51 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
30 Laos 61.91 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
31 Benin 61.76 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
32 Swaziland 61.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
33 Mayotte 60.23 deaths/1,000 live births 2010
34 Senegal 60.22 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
35 Guinea 60.14 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
36 Sudan 59.75 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
37 Cambodia 59.54 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
38 Djibouti 59.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Former French colonies average (profile) 58.98 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
39 Yemen 56.33 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
40 Lesotho 55.96 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
41 Gabon 55.49 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
42 Togo 55.03 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
43 Haiti 54.85 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
44 Burma 52.91 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
45 Sao Tome and Principe 52.51 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
46 Madagascar 50.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
47 Bangladesh 49.79 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
48 Namibia 48.68 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
49 Turkmenistan 47.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
50 Tanzania 47.13 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
51 Kenya 46.89 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
52 South Africa 45.9 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Muslim countries average (profile) 44.74 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
53 Eritrea 44.63 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
54 Papua New Guinea 44.53 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
South and Central Asia average (profile) 44.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
55 Ghana 43.8 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
56 Bolivia 43.44 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
57 India 43.28 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
58 East Timor 43.23 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
59 Iraq 42.98 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Landlocked countries average (profile) 42.45 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
60 Nepal 41.8 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
61 Tajikistan 40.65 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
62 Iran 40.54 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
63 Bhutan 40.52 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
64 Guyana 38.59 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 38.36 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
65 Kiribati 37.74 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
66 Mongolia 37.66 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Hot countries average (profile) 37.59 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
67 Tuvalu 35.45 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
68 Kyrgyzstan 34.05 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Former British colonies average (profile) 33.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Religious countries average (profile) 32.92 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
69 Suriname 32.54 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
OPEC countries average (profile) 32.05 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
70 Indonesia 30.47 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
71 Morocco 30.04 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
72 Zimbabwe 29.63 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
73 Cape Verde 28.78 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
74 Azerbaijan 28.46 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
75 North Korea 28.1 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
76 Maldives 27.95 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
77 Tunisia 27.59 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
78 Trinidad and Tobago 27.08 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
79 Guatemala 26.44 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
80 Paraguay 25.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
81 Federated States of Micronesia 25.12 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
82 Kazakhstan 25.07 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
83 Marshall Islands 24.93 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
84 Egypt 24.83 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
85 Samoa 24.8 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
86 Algeria 24.4 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
87 Uzbekistan 24.32 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
88 Nicaragua 24.19 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 23.94 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
89 Belize 23.3 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
90 Turkey 23.29 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Christian countries average (profile) 23.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
91 Venezuela 23.18 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 23.17 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
92 Brazil 23.16 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
93 Peru 23.1 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
94 Dominican Republic 22.39 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
95 Armenia 21.9 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
96 Honduras 21.83 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
97 Ecuador 21.73 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 21.25 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
98 El Salvador 21.12 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
99 Philippines 20.59 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 20.02 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
100 Vietnam 19.97 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Catholic countries average (profile) 19.8 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Emerging markets average (profile) 19.42 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
101 Saint Helena 19.28 deaths/1,000 live births 2011
102 Solomon Islands 19.03 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 19.02 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
103 Colombia 18.77 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
104 Bulgaria 18.67 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
105 Vanuatu 18.34 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
106 Mexico 18.04 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
107 Cook Islands 18.01 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
108 Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha 17.97 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Densely populated countries average (profile) 17.86 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
109 Saudi Arabia 17.31 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
110 Gaza Strip 17.07 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
111 Syria 16.83 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
112 Thailand 16.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
113 Malaysia 16.32 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
114 Georgia 16.07 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
115 Dominica 15.99 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
116 Aruba 15.97 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
117 Jordan 15.89 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
118 British Virgin Islands 15.85 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
119 Antigua and Barbuda 15.8 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
120 West Bank 15.71 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
121 Moldova 15.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
122 Albania 15.18 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
123 China 15.16 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
124 Lebanon 14.98 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 14.85 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
125 Oman 14.76 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
126 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 14.66 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
127 Jamaica 14.55 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
128 Turks and Caicos Islands 14.13 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
129 Seychelles 13.85 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
130 Palau 13.35 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
131 Libya 13.25 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
132 Tonga 13.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
133 United Arab Emirates 13.12 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
134 Mauritius 12.95 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
135 The Bahamas 12.9 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
136 Brunei 12.89 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
137 Barbados 12.49 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
138 Romania 11.82 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
139 American Samoa 11.79 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
140 Panama 11.77 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Cold countries average (profile) 11.69 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
141 Fiji 11.53 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
142 Argentina 11.45 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
143 Saint Lucia 11.4 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
144 Bahrain 11.1 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
145 Greenland 10.99 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Eastern Europe average (profile) 10.97 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
146 Montserrat 10.86 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
147 Nauru 10.74 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
148 Cyprus 10.39 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
149 Botswana 10.34 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
150 Ukraine 10.31 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
151 Sri Lanka 10.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
152 Uruguay 10.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
153 Grenada 10.05 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
154 Latvia 9.8 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
155 Costa Rica 9.76 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Non-religious countries average (profile) 9.38 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
156 Puerto Rico 8.82 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
157 Republic of Macedonia 8.35 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
158 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 8.28 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
159 Russia 8.04 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Tourist destinations average (profile) 8.04 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
160 Estonia 7.94 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
161 Chile 7.67 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
162 Virgin Islands 7.65 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Europe average (profile) 7.62 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
163 Kuwait 7.41 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
164 Slovakia 7.4 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=165 Cayman Islands 7.26 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=165 Lithuania 7.26 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
167 Serbia 7.24 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
168 Gibraltar 7.14 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
169 Poland 7 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
NATO countries average (profile) 6.96 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
170 Qatar 6.86 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
171 United States 6.55 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
172 New Caledonia 6.54 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
173 Saint Kitts and Nevis 6.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
174 Faroe Islands 6.08 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
175 Croatia 6.07 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=176 Guam 6.02 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=176 Bosnia and Herzegovina 6.02 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
European Union average (profile) 5.98 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
178 Northern Mariana Islands 5.98 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Southern Europe average (profile) 5.48 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
179 Hungary 5.43 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
180 French Polynesia 5.36 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
181 Greece 5.33 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Eurozone average (profile) 5.29 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
182 New Zealand 5.22 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
183 Cuba 5.12 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
184 Canada 5.11 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
185 Austria 5.09 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
186 Portugal 4.98 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
187 Taiwan 4.96 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
188 United Kingdom 4.93 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
189 Australia 4.8 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
190 Wallis and Futuna 4.79 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
191 San Marino 4.77 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
192 Belgium 4.73 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
High income OECD countries average (profile) 4.69 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
193 Liechtenstein 4.64 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
194 Slovenia 4.61 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
195 Luxembourg 4.37 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 4.28 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=196 Switzerland 4.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=196 Denmark 4.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=196 South Korea 4.21 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
199 Israel 4.2 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=200 Ireland 4.16 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=200 Isle of Man 4.16 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
202 Jersey 4.12 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
203 Belarus 4.1 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
Western Europe average (profile) 4.09 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
204 Malta 4.04 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
205 Czech Republic 4 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
206 Netherlands 3.99 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
207 Anguilla 3.84 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
208 Guernsey 3.8 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
209 Norway 3.79 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
210 Germany 3.78 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
211 Andorra 3.71 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=212 Spain 3.68 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=212 Finland 3.68 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
214 France 3.67 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
215 Italy 3.54 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=216 Iceland 3.31 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
=216 Macau 3.31 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
218 Hong Kong 3.06 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
219 Sweden 2.89 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
220 Singapore 2.73 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
221 Bermuda 2.58 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
222 Japan 2.4 deaths/1,000 live births 2013
223 Monaco 2.05 deaths/1,000 live births 2013

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People > Infant mortality rate > Male: Countries Compared Map

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Interesting observations about People > Infant mortality rate > Male

  • Afghanistan ranked first for infant mortality rate > male amongst Failed states in 2013.
  • 7 of the bottom 52 countries by infant mortality rate > male are Sparsely populated.
  • 19 of the bottom 189 countries by infant mortality rate > male are Sub-Saharan African.
  • 25 of the bottom 222 countries by infant mortality rate > male are Former French colonies'.
  • 15 of the bottom 83 countries by infant mortality rate > male are Former British Colonies'.
  • 107 of the bottom 220 countries by infant mortality rate > male are Christian.
  • 64 of the bottom 159 countries by infant mortality rate > male are Hot countries.
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