Ghana Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Ghana infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Ghana in 2020 is 33.701 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.79% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Ghana in 2019 was 34.668 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.71% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Ghana in 2018 was 35.634 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.91% decline from 2017.
  • The infant mortality rate for Ghana in 2017 was 37.474 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.68% 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
Nigeria 59.181
Pakistan 59.109
Cameroon 58.309
Angola 58.240
Lesotho 57.539
Mauritania 51.346
Zambia 43.107
Sudan 40.935
Kiribati 40.541
Papua New Guinea 39.809
Eswatini 38.811
Myanmar 36.406
Timor-Leste 35.024
Kenya 34.056
Ghana 33.701
Djibouti 31.603
India 29.848
Bolivia 27.945
Sao Tome and Principe 24.860
Bangladesh 24.730
Micronesia 23.712
Bhutan 22.268
Cambodia 21.944
Vanuatu 21.072
Uzbekistan 20.015
Philippines 18.815
Morocco 18.364
Indonesia 17.713
Mongolia 16.766
Vietnam 16.170
Cabo Verde 15.819
Nicaragua 15.667
Solomon Islands 14.824
Egypt 14.629
Honduras 14.272
El Salvador 13.527
Tunisia 11.829
Moldova 11.655
Georgia 8.789
Sri Lanka 7.120
Ukraine 6.709
Ghana - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2020 33.701 -2.790%
2019 34.668 -2.710%
2018 35.634 -4.910%
2017 37.474 -4.680%
2016 39.314 -4.470%
2015 41.154 -4.280%
2014 42.994 -4.100%
2013 44.834 -3.810%
2012 46.612 -3.670%
2011 48.390 -3.540%
2010 50.168 -3.420%
2009 51.946 -3.310%
2008 53.724 -2.600%
2007 55.159 -2.540%
2006 56.594 -2.470%
2005 58.030 -2.410%
2004 59.465 -2.360%
2003 60.900 -1.930%
2002 62.099 -1.890%
2001 63.298 -1.860%
2000 64.498 -1.830%
1999 65.697 -1.790%
1998 66.896 -1.650%
1997 68.017 -1.620%
1996 69.137 -1.600%
1995 70.258 -1.570%
1994 71.378 -1.550%
1993 72.499 -2.740%
1992 74.545 -2.670%
1991 76.590 -2.600%
1990 78.636 -2.530%
1989 80.681 -2.470%
1988 82.727 -2.340%
1987 84.713 -2.290%
1986 86.699 -2.240%
1985 88.685 -2.190%
1984 90.671 -2.140%
1983 92.657 -1.380%
1982 93.957 -1.370%
1981 95.258 -1.350%
1980 96.558 -1.330%
1979 97.859 -1.310%
1978 99.159 -1.450%
1977 100.616 -1.430%
1976 102.074 -1.410%
1975 103.531 -1.390%
1974 104.989 -1.370%
1973 106.446 -1.260%
1972 107.808 -1.250%
1971 109.170 -1.230%
1970 110.531 -1.220%
1969 111.893 -1.200%
1968 113.255 -1.530%
1967 115.012 -1.500%
1966 116.769 -1.480%
1965 118.525 -1.460%
1964 120.282 -1.440%
1963 122.039 -1.840%
1962 124.327 -1.810%
1961 126.615 -1.770%
1960 128.902 -1.740%
1959 131.190 -1.710%
1958 133.478 -2.050%
1957 136.270 -2.010%
1956 139.062 -1.970%
1955 141.854 -1.930%
1954 144.646 -1.890%
1953 147.438 -1.860%
1952 150.230 -1.820%
1951 153.022 -1.790%
1950 155.814 0.000%