Ethiopia Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Ethiopia infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Ethiopia in 2021 is 32.514 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.4% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Ethiopia in 2020 was 34.010 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.21% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Ethiopia in 2019 was 35.505 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.04% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Ethiopia in 2018 was 37.000 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.54% 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
Ethiopia - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 32.514 -4.400%
2020 34.010 -4.210%
2019 35.505 -4.040%
2018 37.000 -4.540%
2017 38.759 -4.340%
2016 40.517 -4.160%
2015 42.276 -3.990%
2014 44.034 -3.840%
2013 45.793 -5.770%
2012 48.599 -5.460%
2011 51.404 -5.180%
2010 54.210 -4.920%
2009 57.015 -4.690%
2008 59.821 -5.700%
2007 63.437 -5.390%
2006 67.053 -5.120%
2005 70.668 -4.870%
2004 74.284 -4.640%
2003 77.900 -4.580%
2002 81.642 -4.380%
2001 85.385 -4.200%
2000 89.127 -4.030%
1999 92.870 -3.870%
1998 96.612 -3.470%
1997 100.089 -3.360%
1996 103.566 -3.250%
1995 107.044 -3.150%
1994 110.521 -3.050%
1993 113.998 -2.020%
1992 116.354 -1.980%
1991 118.710 -1.950%
1990 121.067 -1.910%
1989 123.423 -1.870%
1988 125.779 -2.210%
1987 128.615 -2.160%
1986 131.451 -2.110%
1985 134.287 -2.070%
1984 137.123 -2.030%
1983 139.959 0.500%
1982 139.265 0.500%
1981 138.572 0.500%
1980 137.878 0.510%
1979 137.185 0.510%
1978 136.491 -0.580%
1977 137.285 -0.580%
1976 138.079 -0.570%
1975 138.872 -0.570%
1974 139.666 -0.570%
1973 140.460 -1.040%
1972 141.929 -1.020%
1971 143.398 -1.010%
1970 144.867 -1.000%
1969 146.336 -0.990%
1968 147.805 -1.610%
1967 150.228 -1.590%
1966 152.651 -1.560%
1965 155.073 -1.540%
1964 157.496 -1.520%
1963 159.919 -2.590%
1962 164.174 -2.530%
1961 168.429 -2.460%
1960 172.683 -2.400%
1959 176.938 -2.350%
1958 181.193 -1.950%
1957 184.805 -1.920%
1956 188.417 -1.880%
1955 192.029 -1.850%
1954 195.641 -1.810%
1953 199.253 -1.780%
1952 202.865 -1.750%
1951 206.477 -1.720%
1950 210.089 0.000%