Iraq Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Iraq infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Iraq in 2020 is 22.918 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.52% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Iraq in 2019 was 23.511 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.46% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Iraq in 2018 was 24.105 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.51% decline from 2017.
  • The infant mortality rate for Iraq in 2017 was 24.982 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.4% 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
Iraq - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2020 22.918 -2.520%
2019 23.511 -2.460%
2018 24.105 -3.510%
2017 24.982 -3.400%
2016 25.860 -3.280%
2015 26.737 -3.180%
2014 27.615 -3.080%
2013 28.492 -2.220%
2012 29.139 -2.170%
2011 29.786 -2.130%
2010 30.433 -2.080%
2009 31.080 -2.040%
2008 31.727 -1.710%
2007 32.280 -1.690%
2006 32.834 -1.660%
2005 33.387 -1.630%
2004 33.941 -1.600%
2003 34.494 -1.680%
2002 35.084 -1.660%
2001 35.675 -1.630%
2000 36.265 -1.600%
1999 36.856 -1.580%
1998 37.446 -0.310%
1997 37.562 -0.310%
1996 37.677 -0.310%
1995 37.793 -0.300%
1994 37.908 -0.310%
1993 38.024 -3.270%
1992 39.308 -3.160%
1991 40.591 -3.070%
1990 41.875 -2.970%
1989 43.158 -2.890%
1988 44.442 -2.680%
1987 45.666 -2.610%
1986 46.890 -2.550%
1985 48.115 -2.480%
1984 49.339 -2.420%
1983 50.563 -2.470%
1982 51.843 -2.410%
1981 53.123 -2.350%
1980 54.402 -2.300%
1979 55.682 -2.250%
1978 56.962 -5.240%
1977 60.112 -4.980%
1976 63.262 -4.740%
1975 66.411 -4.530%
1974 69.561 -4.330%
1973 72.711 -4.870%
1972 76.435 -4.650%
1971 80.159 -4.440%
1970 83.883 -4.250%
1969 87.607 -4.080%
1968 91.331 -7.540%
1967 98.784 -7.020%
1966 106.238 -6.560%
1965 113.691 -6.150%
1964 121.145 -5.800%
1963 128.598 -5.990%
1962 136.791 -5.650%
1961 144.984 -5.350%
1960 153.176 -5.080%
1959 161.369 -4.830%
1958 169.562 -6.180%
1957 180.728 -5.820%
1956 191.893 -5.500%
1955 203.059 -5.210%
1954 214.224 -4.950%
1953 225.390 -4.720%
1952 236.556 -4.510%
1951 247.721 -4.310%
1950 258.887 0.000%