Iran Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Iran infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Iran in 2020 is 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.
  • The infant mortality rate for Iran in 2018 was 12.823 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.52% decline from 2017.
  • The infant mortality rate for Iran in 2017 was 13.291 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.39% 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
Equatorial Guinea 63.022
Turkmenistan 41.799
Gabon 33.585
Namibia 30.928
Botswana 28.788
Guyana 25.941
South Africa 25.772
Venezuela 25.379
Dominican Republic 24.678
Iraq 22.918
Algeria 20.106
Azerbaijan 19.998
Fiji 19.469
Guatemala 19.389
Paraguay 18.413
Suriname 16.659
Grenada 14.761
Jordan 13.899
Mexico 13.120
Ecuador 12.827
Samoa 12.739
Belize 12.236
Brazil 12.225
Colombia 11.996
Peru 11.960
Tonga 11.906
Iran 11.893
Jamaica 11.334
Mauritius 10.628
Armenia 10.209
North Macedonia 10.102
Libya 9.908
China 9.295
Lebanon 9.215
Turkey 8.249
Albania 7.706
Thailand 7.317
Kazakhstan 7.212
Costa Rica 6.921
Romania 6.326
Maldives 6.168
Bulgaria 5.941
Malaysia 5.600
Russia 5.378
Serbia 4.613
Cuba 4.337
Belarus 2.767
Montenegro 2.586
Iran - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
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%