Kenya Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Kenya infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Kenya in 2020 is 34.056 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.24% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Kenya in 2019 was 35.198 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.14% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Kenya in 2018 was 36.340 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.79% decline from 2017.
  • The infant mortality rate for Kenya in 2017 was 37.383 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.71% 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
Nigeria 59.181
Pakistan 59.109
Cameroon 58.309
Angola 58.240
Lesotho 57.539
Mauritania 51.346
Zambia 43.107
Sudan 40.935
Kiribati 40.541
Papua New Guinea 39.809
Eswatini 38.811
Myanmar 36.406
Timor-Leste 35.024
Kenya 34.056
Ghana 33.701
Djibouti 31.603
India 29.848
Bolivia 27.945
Sao Tome and Principe 24.860
Bangladesh 24.730
Micronesia 23.712
Bhutan 22.268
Cambodia 21.944
Vanuatu 21.072
Uzbekistan 20.015
Philippines 18.815
Morocco 18.364
Indonesia 17.713
Mongolia 16.766
Vietnam 16.170
Cabo Verde 15.819
Nicaragua 15.667
Solomon Islands 14.824
Egypt 14.629
Honduras 14.272
El Salvador 13.527
Tunisia 11.829
Moldova 11.655
Georgia 8.789
Sri Lanka 7.120
Ukraine 6.709
Kenya - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2020 34.056 -3.240%
2019 35.198 -3.140%
2018 36.340 -2.790%
2017 37.383 -2.710%
2016 38.426 -2.650%
2015 39.470 -2.570%
2014 40.513 -2.510%
2013 41.556 -4.400%
2012 43.468 -4.210%
2011 45.380 -4.040%
2010 47.291 -3.890%
2009 49.203 -3.740%
2008 51.115 -4.360%
2007 53.444 -4.170%
2006 55.772 -4.010%
2005 58.101 -3.850%
2004 60.429 -3.710%
2003 62.758 -2.550%
2002 64.400 -2.490%
2001 66.043 -2.430%
2000 67.685 -2.370%
1999 69.328 -2.310%
1998 70.970 -0.860%
1997 71.583 -0.850%
1996 72.195 -0.840%
1995 72.808 -0.830%
1994 73.420 -0.830%
1993 74.033 0.130%
1992 73.934 0.130%
1991 73.835 0.140%
1990 73.735 0.130%
1989 73.636 0.130%
1988 73.537 -0.580%
1987 73.968 -0.580%
1986 74.399 -0.580%
1985 74.831 -0.570%
1984 75.262 -0.570%
1983 75.693 -2.640%
1982 77.745 -2.570%
1981 79.797 -2.510%
1980 81.848 -2.450%
1979 83.900 -2.390%
1978 85.952 -2.500%
1977 88.160 -2.440%
1976 90.368 -2.390%
1975 92.577 -2.330%
1974 94.785 -2.280%
1973 96.993 -2.500%
1972 99.480 -2.440%
1971 101.968 -2.380%
1970 104.455 -2.330%
1969 106.943 -2.270%
1968 109.430 -2.060%
1967 111.731 -2.020%
1966 114.031 -1.980%
1965 116.332 -1.940%
1964 118.632 -1.900%
1963 120.933 -2.080%
1962 123.498 -2.040%
1961 126.064 -1.990%
1960 128.629 -1.960%
1959 131.195 -1.920%
1958 133.760 -1.280%
1957 135.499 -1.270%
1956 137.239 -1.250%
1955 138.978 -1.240%
1954 140.718 -1.220%
1953 142.457 -1.210%
1952 144.196 -1.190%
1951 145.936 -1.180%
1950 147.675 0.000%