Cameroon Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Cameroon infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Cameroon in 2021 is 56.872 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.46% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Cameroon in 2020 was 58.309 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.4% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Cameroon in 2019 was 59.745 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.35% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Cameroon in 2018 was 61.181 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3% 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
Pakistan 57.998
Nigeria 57.701
Cameroon 56.872
Angola 56.629
Lesotho 55.183
Mauritania 50.301
Zambia 41.857
Sudan 39.970
Kiribati 39.322
Papua New Guinea 38.738
Eswatini 37.539
Myanmar 35.412
Timor-Leste 33.869
Kenya 32.913
Ghana 32.735
Djibouti 30.724
India 28.771
Bolivia 27.065
Sao Tome and Principe 24.078
Bangladesh 23.672
Micronesia 23.082
Bhutan 21.371
Cambodia 21.058
Vanuatu 20.418
Uzbekistan 19.606
Philippines 18.392
Morocco 17.615
Indonesia 17.116
Mongolia 16.104
Vietnam 15.899
Cabo Verde 15.284
Nicaragua 15.112
Solomon Islands 14.508
Egypt 14.142
Honduras 13.889
El Salvador 13.005
Tunisia 11.404
Moldova 11.297
Georgia 8.498
Sri Lanka 6.892
Ukraine 6.465
Cameroon - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 56.872 -2.460%
2020 58.309 -2.400%
2019 59.745 -2.350%
2018 61.181 -3.000%
2017 63.076 -2.920%
2016 64.971 -2.830%
2015 66.866 -2.760%
2014 68.761 -2.680%
2013 70.656 -2.700%
2012 72.615 -2.630%
2011 74.575 -2.560%
2010 76.534 -2.500%
2009 78.494 -2.430%
2008 80.453 -2.830%
2007 82.796 -2.750%
2006 85.138 -2.680%
2005 87.481 -2.610%
2004 89.823 -2.540%
2003 92.166 -2.880%
2002 94.903 -2.800%
2001 97.639 -2.730%
2000 100.376 -2.650%
1999 103.112 -2.590%
1998 105.849 0.560%
1997 105.261 0.560%
1996 104.674 0.560%
1995 104.086 0.570%
1994 103.499 0.570%
1993 102.911 0.600%
1992 102.294 0.610%
1991 101.676 0.610%
1990 101.059 0.620%
1989 100.441 0.620%
1988 99.824 -0.810%
1987 100.635 -0.800%
1986 101.447 -0.790%
1985 102.258 -0.790%
1984 103.070 -0.780%
1983 103.881 -1.610%
1982 105.586 -1.590%
1981 107.290 -1.560%
1980 108.995 -1.540%
1979 110.699 -1.520%
1978 112.404 -1.930%
1977 114.613 -1.890%
1976 116.822 -1.850%
1975 119.030 -1.820%
1974 121.239 -1.790%
1973 123.448 -1.590%
1972 125.444 -1.570%
1971 127.439 -1.540%
1970 129.435 -1.520%
1969 131.430 -1.500%
1968 133.426 -1.150%
1967 134.977 -1.140%
1966 136.528 -1.120%
1965 138.078 -1.110%
1964 139.629 -1.100%
1963 141.180 -1.070%
1962 142.713 -1.060%
1961 144.247 -1.050%
1960 145.780 -1.040%
1959 147.314 -1.030%
1958 148.847 -0.810%
1957 150.069 -0.810%
1956 151.292 -0.800%
1955 152.514 -0.800%
1954 153.737 -0.790%
1953 154.959 -0.780%
1952 156.181 -0.780%
1951 157.404 -0.770%
1950 158.626 0.000%