Sri Lanka Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Sri Lanka infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Sri Lanka in 2020 is 7.120 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.09% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sri Lanka in 2019 was 7.347 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sri Lanka in 2018 was 7.574 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.07% decline from 2017.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sri Lanka in 2017 was 7.814 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.99% 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
Sri Lanka - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2020 7.120 -3.090%
2019 7.347 -3.000%
2018 7.574 -3.070%
2017 7.814 -2.990%
2016 8.055 -2.890%
2015 8.295 -2.820%
2014 8.536 -2.730%
2013 8.776 -3.070%
2012 9.054 -2.980%
2011 9.332 -2.890%
2010 9.610 -2.810%
2009 9.888 -2.730%
2008 10.166 -3.090%
2007 10.490 -3.000%
2006 10.814 -2.900%
2005 11.137 -2.830%
2004 11.461 -2.750%
2003 11.785 -6.960%
2002 12.667 -6.510%
2001 13.549 -6.110%
2000 14.431 -5.760%
1999 15.313 -5.450%
1998 16.195 -4.480%
1997 16.954 -4.280%
1996 17.712 -4.110%
1995 18.471 -3.940%
1994 19.229 -3.800%
1993 19.988 -4.080%
1992 20.838 -3.920%
1991 21.689 -3.770%
1990 22.539 -3.640%
1989 23.390 -3.510%
1988 24.240 -3.930%
1987 25.232 -3.790%
1986 26.225 -3.640%
1985 27.217 -3.520%
1984 28.210 -3.400%
1983 29.202 -4.310%
1982 30.518 -4.130%
1981 31.834 -3.970%
1980 33.151 -3.820%
1979 34.467 -3.680%
1978 35.783 -4.590%
1977 37.506 -4.390%
1976 39.228 -4.210%
1975 40.951 -4.040%
1974 42.673 -3.880%
1973 44.396 -3.710%
1972 46.105 -3.570%
1971 47.814 -3.450%
1970 49.523 -3.340%
1969 51.232 -3.230%
1968 52.941 -3.110%
1967 54.641 -3.020%
1966 56.341 -2.930%
1965 58.042 -2.850%
1964 59.742 -2.770%
1963 61.442 -3.780%
1962 63.857 -3.640%
1961 66.272 -3.520%
1960 68.687 -3.400%
1959 71.102 -3.280%
1958 73.517 -4.050%
1957 76.620 -3.890%
1956 79.724 -3.750%
1955 82.827 -3.610%
1954 85.931 -3.490%
1953 89.034 -3.370%
1952 92.137 -3.260%
1951 95.241 -3.160%
1950 98.344 0.000%