Jamaica Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Jamaica infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Jamaica in 2021 is 11.112 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.96% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Jamaica in 2020 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Infant Mortality Rate
Country Name 2021 Infant Mortality Rate
Equatorial Guinea 61.470
Turkmenistan 41.059
Gabon 32.740
Namibia 29.702
Botswana 28.107
Guyana 25.531
Venezuela 25.218
South Africa 25.039
Dominican Republic 24.091
Iraq 22.324
Azerbaijan 19.580
Algeria 19.538
Fiji 19.043
Guatemala 18.716
Paraguay 18.108
Suriname 16.241
Grenada 14.647
Jordan 13.534
Mexico 12.924
Ecuador 12.440
Samoa 12.387
Belize 11.951
Brazil 11.830
Colombia 11.676
Tonga 11.587
Peru 11.546
Iran 11.429
Jamaica 11.112
Mauritius 10.333
Armenia 9.924
North Macedonia 9.809
Libya 9.597
Lebanon 9.114
China 8.996
Turkey 7.922
Albania 7.547
Thailand 7.100
Kazakhstan 6.983
Costa Rica 6.722
Romania 6.147
Maldives 5.868
Bulgaria 5.768
Malaysia 5.451
Russia 5.188
Serbia 4.469
Cuba 4.262
Belarus 2.665
Montenegro 2.500
Jamaica - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 11.112 -1.960%
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%