Mexico Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Mexico infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Mexico in 2021 is 12.924 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.49% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Mexico in 2020 was 13.120 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.46% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Mexico in 2019 was 13.315 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.44% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Mexico in 2018 was 13.510 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.38% 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
Mexico - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 12.924 -1.490%
2020 13.120 -1.460%
2019 13.315 -1.440%
2018 13.510 -2.380%
2017 13.840 -2.340%
2016 14.171 -2.280%
2015 14.501 -2.230%
2014 14.832 -2.180%
2013 15.162 -2.550%
2012 15.558 -2.490%
2011 15.955 -2.420%
2010 16.351 -2.370%
2009 16.748 -2.310%
2008 17.144 -3.350%
2007 17.739 -3.250%
2006 18.334 -3.150%
2005 18.930 -3.050%
2004 19.525 -2.960%
2003 20.120 -4.610%
2002 21.092 -4.410%
2001 22.065 -4.220%
2000 23.037 -4.050%
1999 24.010 -3.890%
1998 24.982 -6.090%
1997 26.602 -5.740%
1996 28.222 -5.430%
1995 29.843 -5.150%
1994 31.463 -4.900%
1993 33.083 -3.710%
1992 34.356 -3.580%
1991 35.630 -3.450%
1990 36.903 -3.340%
1989 38.177 -3.230%
1988 39.450 -3.680%
1987 40.959 -3.550%
1986 42.467 -3.430%
1985 43.976 -3.320%
1984 45.484 -3.210%
1983 46.993 -4.000%
1982 48.949 -3.840%
1981 50.905 -3.700%
1980 52.861 -3.570%
1979 54.817 -3.450%
1978 56.773 -4.090%
1977 59.194 -3.930%
1976 61.615 -3.780%
1975 64.036 -3.640%
1974 66.457 -3.510%
1973 68.878 -2.940%
1972 70.968 -2.860%
1971 73.058 -2.780%
1970 75.147 -2.710%
1969 77.237 -2.630%
1968 79.327 -2.120%
1967 81.043 -2.070%
1966 82.759 -2.030%
1965 84.475 -1.990%
1964 86.191 -1.950%
1963 87.907 -2.960%
1962 90.589 -2.880%
1961 93.271 -2.800%
1960 95.954 -2.720%
1959 98.636 -2.650%
1958 101.318 -3.730%
1957 105.247 -3.600%
1956 109.177 -3.470%
1955 113.106 -3.360%
1954 117.036 -3.250%
1953 120.965 -3.150%
1952 124.894 -3.050%
1951 128.824 -2.960%
1950 132.753 0.000%