Jamaica Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Jamaica infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Jamaica in 2020 is 11.334 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.92% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Jamaica in 2019 was 11.556 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.88% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Jamaica in 2018 was 11.778 deaths per 1000 live births, a 5.09% decline from 2017.
  • The infant mortality rate for Jamaica in 2017 was 12.410 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.85% 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
Jamaica - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2020 11.334 -1.920%
2019 11.556 -1.880%
2018 11.778 -5.090%
2017 12.410 -4.850%
2016 13.042 -4.620%
2015 13.674 -4.420%
2014 14.306 -4.230%
2013 14.938 -2.310%
2012 15.291 -2.260%
2011 15.644 -2.200%
2010 15.996 -2.160%
2009 16.349 -2.110%
2008 16.702 -1.570%
2007 16.968 -1.540%
2006 17.233 -1.520%
2005 17.499 -1.490%
2004 17.764 -1.480%
2003 18.030 -2.620%
2002 18.516 -2.550%
2001 19.001 -2.490%
2000 19.487 -2.430%
1999 19.972 -2.380%
1998 20.458 -3.090%
1997 21.110 -3.000%
1996 21.763 -2.910%
1995 22.415 -2.830%
1994 23.068 -2.750%
1993 23.720 -2.920%
1992 24.433 -2.840%
1991 25.146 -2.760%
1990 25.860 -2.680%
1989 26.573 -2.610%
1988 27.286 -2.670%
1987 28.034 -2.600%
1986 28.782 -2.530%
1985 29.530 -2.470%
1984 30.278 -2.410%
1983 31.026 -2.670%
1982 31.877 -2.600%
1981 32.728 -2.530%
1980 33.579 -2.470%
1979 34.430 -2.410%
1978 35.281 -3.030%
1977 36.383 -2.940%
1976 37.485 -2.850%
1975 38.586 -2.780%
1974 39.688 -2.700%
1973 40.790 -3.170%
1972 42.127 -3.080%
1971 43.464 -2.990%
1970 44.802 -2.900%
1969 46.139 -2.820%
1968 47.476 -3.330%
1967 49.112 -3.220%
1966 50.748 -3.120%
1965 52.385 -3.030%
1964 54.021 -2.940%
1963 55.657 -4.010%
1962 57.984 -3.860%
1961 60.312 -3.710%
1960 62.639 -3.580%
1959 64.967 -3.460%
1958 67.294 -4.370%
1957 70.366 -4.180%
1956 73.439 -4.020%
1955 76.511 -3.860%
1954 79.584 -3.720%
1953 82.656 -3.580%
1952 85.728 -3.460%
1951 88.801 -3.340%
1950 91.873 0.000%