Iran Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Iran infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Iran in 2022 is 10.964 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.07% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for Iran in 2021 was 11.429 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.9% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Iran in 2020 was 11.893 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.76% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Iran in 2019 was 12.358 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.63% decline from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Infant Mortality Rate
Country Name 2022 Infant Mortality Rate
Equatorial Guinea 59.917
Turkmenistan 40.320
Gabon 31.894
Namibia 28.475
Botswana 27.425
Guyana 25.120
Venezuela 25.057
South Africa 24.306
Dominican Republic 23.505
Iraq 21.731
Azerbaijan 19.163
Algeria 18.969
Fiji 18.616
Guatemala 18.042
Paraguay 17.802
Suriname 15.824
Grenada 14.533
Jordan 13.168
Mexico 12.729
Ecuador 12.053
Samoa 12.034
Belize 11.667
Brazil 11.434
Colombia 11.357
Tonga 11.268
Peru 11.133
Iran 10.964
Jamaica 10.890
Mauritius 10.037
Armenia 9.640
North Macedonia 9.515
Libya 9.286
Lebanon 9.014
China 8.696
Turkey 7.595
Albania 7.387
Thailand 6.882
Kazakhstan 6.755
Costa Rica 6.524
Romania 5.968
Bulgaria 5.594
Maldives 5.568
Malaysia 5.301
Russia 4.997
Serbia 4.326
Cuba 4.188
Belarus 2.564
Montenegro 2.413
Iran - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 10.964 -4.070%
2021 11.429 -3.900%
2020 11.893 -3.760%
2019 12.358 -3.630%
2018 12.823 -3.520%
2017 13.291 -3.390%
2016 13.758 -3.290%
2015 14.226 -3.180%
2014 14.693 -3.090%
2013 15.161 -4.980%
2012 15.956 -4.740%
2011 16.750 -4.530%
2010 17.545 -4.330%
2009 18.339 -4.150%
2008 19.134 -5.600%
2007 20.270 -5.310%
2006 21.407 -5.040%
2005 22.543 -4.800%
2004 23.680 -4.580%
2003 24.816 -5.380%
2002 26.226 -5.100%
2001 27.636 -4.860%
2000 29.047 -4.630%
1999 30.457 -4.420%
1998 31.867 -4.480%
1997 33.363 -4.290%
1996 34.859 -4.120%
1995 36.356 -3.950%
1994 37.852 -3.800%
1993 39.348 -5.050%
1992 41.439 -4.800%
1991 43.529 -4.580%
1990 45.620 -4.380%
1989 47.710 -4.200%
1988 49.801 -7.940%
1987 54.096 -7.360%
1986 58.392 -6.850%
1985 62.687 -6.410%
1984 66.983 -6.030%
1983 71.278 -6.360%
1982 76.116 -5.980%
1981 80.954 -5.640%
1980 85.792 -5.340%
1979 90.630 -5.070%
1978 95.468 -5.590%
1977 101.123 -5.300%
1976 106.779 -5.030%
1975 112.434 -4.790%
1974 118.090 -4.570%
1973 123.745 -4.610%
1972 129.719 -4.400%
1971 135.693 -4.220%
1970 141.668 -4.050%
1969 147.642 -3.890%
1968 153.616 -2.690%
1967 157.859 -2.620%
1966 162.101 -2.550%
1965 166.344 -2.490%
1964 170.586 -2.430%
1963 174.829 -2.530%
1962 179.376 -2.470%
1961 183.922 -2.410%
1960 188.469 -2.360%
1959 193.015 -2.300%
1958 197.562 -2.250%
1957 202.114 -2.200%
1956 206.666 -2.160%
1955 211.218 -2.110%
1954 215.770 -2.070%
1953 220.322 -2.020%
1952 224.874 -1.980%
1951 229.426 -1.950%
1950 233.978 0.000%