U.K. Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the U.K. infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for U.K. in 2020 is 3.593 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.31% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for U.K. in 2019 was 3.678 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.26% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for U.K. in 2018 was 3.763 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.54% decline from 2017.
  • The infant mortality rate for U.K. in 2017 was 3.822 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.52% 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
Trinidad and Tobago 21.129
Panama 13.517
Aruba 13.153
New Caledonia 11.048
Seychelles 10.465
Argentina 9.715
Barbados 9.666
Curacao 8.606
Guam 8.303
Uruguay 8.288
Oman 6.809
Kuwait 6.728
Chile 6.389
French Polynesia 6.249
Qatar 5.984
Channel Islands 5.914
Saudi Arabia 5.901
United States 5.681
Bahrain 5.629
Bahamas 5.613
UAE 5.225
Puerto Rico 5.164
Antigua and Barbuda 4.953
Malta 4.686
Canada 4.280
Lithuania 3.833
Hungary 3.832
Croatia 3.776
New Zealand 3.618
United Kingdom 3.593
Taiwan 3.518
Cyprus 3.334
Switzerland 3.219
Latvia 3.175
Poland 3.089
Australia 2.957
Denmark 2.953
France 2.890
Austria 2.813
Germany 2.767
Portugal 2.709
Luxembourg 2.700
Belgium 2.641
Greece 2.629
Israel 2.551
Macao 2.493
Italy 2.434
Ireland 2.369
Netherlands 2.361
Spain 2.213
South Korea 1.982
Norway 1.921
Sweden 1.911
Estonia 1.877
Slovenia 1.751
Japan 1.684
Finland 1.592
Singapore 1.542
Hong Kong 1.261
Iceland 1.154
United Kingdom - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2020 3.593 -2.310%
2019 3.678 -2.260%
2018 3.763 -1.540%
2017 3.822 -1.520%
2016 3.881 -1.500%
2015 3.940 -1.480%
2014 3.999 -1.450%
2013 4.058 -3.680%
2012 4.213 -3.550%
2011 4.368 -3.410%
2010 4.522 -3.310%
2009 4.677 -3.210%
2008 4.832 -1.910%
2007 4.926 -1.870%
2006 5.020 -1.840%
2005 5.114 -1.800%
2004 5.208 -1.770%
2003 5.302 -2.000%
2002 5.410 -1.960%
2001 5.518 -1.920%
2000 5.626 -1.880%
1999 5.734 -1.850%
1998 5.842 -2.800%
1997 6.010 -2.720%
1996 6.178 -2.660%
1995 6.347 -2.580%
1994 6.515 -2.510%
1993 6.683 -6.440%
1992 7.143 -6.050%
1991 7.603 -5.690%
1990 8.062 -5.400%
1989 8.522 -5.120%
1988 8.982 -3.380%
1987 9.296 -3.280%
1986 9.611 -3.160%
1985 9.925 -3.080%
1984 10.240 -2.980%
1983 10.554 -5.840%
1982 11.209 -5.510%
1981 11.863 -5.230%
1980 12.518 -4.970%
1979 13.172 -4.740%
1978 13.827 -4.380%
1977 14.460 -4.190%
1976 15.092 -4.030%
1975 15.725 -3.860%
1974 16.357 -3.730%
1973 16.990 -2.130%
1972 17.359 -2.080%
1971 17.728 -2.030%
1970 18.096 -2.000%
1969 18.465 -1.960%
1968 18.834 -3.140%
1967 19.444 -3.040%
1966 20.054 -2.950%
1965 20.663 -2.870%
1964 21.273 -2.790%
1963 21.883 -1.910%
1962 22.309 -1.870%
1961 22.735 -1.840%
1960 23.160 -1.810%
1959 23.586 -1.770%
1958 24.012 -3.400%
1957 24.858 -3.290%
1956 25.704 -3.180%
1955 26.549 -3.090%
1954 27.395 -3.000%
1953 28.241 -2.910%
1952 29.087 -2.830%
1951 29.933 -2.750%
1950 30.778 0.000%