Burkina Faso Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Burkina Faso infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Burkina Faso in 2020 is 50.563 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.48% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Burkina Faso in 2019 was 52.388 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.37% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Burkina Faso in 2018 was 54.213 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.74% decline from 2017.
  • The infant mortality rate for Burkina Faso in 2017 was 56.318 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.6% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Infant Mortality Rate
Country Name 2020 Infant Mortality Rate
Central African Republic 77.570
Sierra Leone 76.513
Chad 71.557
Somalia 66.702
Mali 62.360
South Sudan 62.050
Benin 58.341
Guinea-Bissau 54.407
Haiti 51.772
Comoros 51.345
Liberia 51.187
Burkina Faso 50.563
Mozambique 50.311
Guinea 48.930
Afghanistan 48.869
Togo 47.070
Niger 43.495
Uganda 43.351
Yemen 42.738
Gambia 42.169
Burundi 40.160
Tanzania 38.391
Malawi 37.828
Zimbabwe 36.882
Ethiopia 34.010
Eritrea 31.645
Senegal 30.210
Tajikistan 27.233
Madagascar 26.626
Rwanda 26.536
Nepal 26.110
Burkina Faso - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2020 50.563 -3.480%
2019 52.388 -3.370%
2018 54.213 -3.740%
2017 56.318 -3.600%
2016 58.422 -3.480%
2015 60.527 -3.360%
2014 62.631 -3.250%
2013 64.736 -3.800%
2012 67.295 -3.660%
2011 69.854 -3.540%
2010 72.414 -3.410%
2009 74.973 -3.300%
2008 77.532 -3.110%
2007 80.022 -3.020%
2006 82.512 -2.930%
2005 85.002 -2.850%
2004 87.492 -2.770%
2003 89.982 -2.060%
2002 91.879 -2.020%
2001 93.776 -1.980%
2000 95.674 -1.940%
1999 97.571 -1.910%
1998 99.468 -0.900%
1997 100.367 -0.890%
1996 101.267 -0.880%
1995 102.166 -0.870%
1994 103.066 -0.860%
1993 103.965 -1.090%
1992 105.106 -1.070%
1991 106.247 -1.060%
1990 107.389 -1.050%
1989 108.530 -1.040%
1988 109.671 -1.710%
1987 111.584 -1.690%
1986 113.497 -1.660%
1985 115.409 -1.630%
1984 117.322 -1.600%
1983 119.235 -2.250%
1982 121.977 -2.200%
1981 124.719 -2.150%
1980 127.460 -2.110%
1979 130.202 -2.060%
1978 132.944 -2.990%
1977 137.042 -2.900%
1976 141.140 -2.820%
1975 145.238 -2.740%
1974 149.336 -2.670%
1973 153.434 -2.360%
1972 157.147 -2.310%
1971 160.860 -2.260%
1970 164.573 -2.210%
1969 168.286 -2.160%
1968 171.999 -2.280%
1967 176.020 -2.230%
1966 180.040 -2.180%
1965 184.061 -2.140%
1964 188.081 -2.090%
1963 192.102 -1.710%
1962 195.450 -1.680%
1961 198.798 -1.660%
1960 202.146 -1.630%
1959 205.494 -1.600%
1958 208.842 -1.810%
1957 212.696 -1.780%
1956 216.549 -1.750%
1955 220.403 -1.720%
1954 224.256 -1.690%
1953 228.110 -1.660%
1952 231.964 -1.630%
1951 235.817 -1.610%
1950 239.671 0.000%