Burkina Faso Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Burkina Faso infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Burkina Faso in 2021 is 48.739 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.61% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Burkina Faso in 2020 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Infant Mortality Rate
Country Name 2021 Infant Mortality Rate
Central African Republic 75.404
Sierra Leone 74.383
Chad 70.085
Somalia 65.399
South Sudan 60.894
Mali 60.641
Benin 56.937
Guinea-Bissau 53.050
Haiti 50.509
Comoros 50.468
Liberia 49.752
Burkina Faso 48.739
Mozambique 48.515
Guinea 47.573
Afghanistan 47.451
Togo 45.768
Yemen 42.492
Niger 42.091
Uganda 41.958
Gambia 40.839
Burundi 39.019
Tanzania 36.983
Malawi 36.078
Zimbabwe 35.954
Ethiopia 32.514
Eritrea 30.108
Senegal 28.942
Tajikistan 26.221
Madagascar 25.419
Rwanda 25.213
Nepal 25.199
Burkina Faso - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 48.739 -3.610%
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%