Mauritania Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Mauritania infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Mauritania in 2021 is 50.301 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.04% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Mauritania in 2020 was 51.346 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Mauritania in 2019 was 52.392 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.96% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Mauritania in 2018 was 53.437 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.99% 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
Pakistan 57.998
Nigeria 57.701
Cameroon 56.872
Angola 56.629
Lesotho 55.183
Mauritania 50.301
Zambia 41.857
Sudan 39.970
Kiribati 39.322
Papua New Guinea 38.738
Eswatini 37.539
Myanmar 35.412
Timor-Leste 33.869
Kenya 32.913
Ghana 32.735
Djibouti 30.724
India 28.771
Bolivia 27.065
Sao Tome and Principe 24.078
Bangladesh 23.672
Micronesia 23.082
Bhutan 21.371
Cambodia 21.058
Vanuatu 20.418
Uzbekistan 19.606
Philippines 18.392
Morocco 17.615
Indonesia 17.116
Mongolia 16.104
Vietnam 15.899
Cabo Verde 15.284
Nicaragua 15.112
Solomon Islands 14.508
Egypt 14.142
Honduras 13.889
El Salvador 13.005
Tunisia 11.404
Moldova 11.297
Georgia 8.498
Sri Lanka 6.892
Ukraine 6.465
Mauritania - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 50.301 -2.040%
2020 51.346 -2.000%
2019 52.392 -1.960%
2018 53.437 -1.990%
2017 54.522 -1.950%
2016 55.607 -1.920%
2015 56.693 -1.880%
2014 57.778 -1.840%
2013 58.863 -2.230%
2012 60.205 -2.180%
2011 61.547 -2.130%
2010 62.888 -2.090%
2009 64.230 -2.050%
2008 65.572 -1.100%
2007 66.298 -1.080%
2006 67.024 -1.070%
2005 67.751 -1.060%
2004 68.477 -1.050%
2003 69.203 -0.150%
2002 69.304 -0.150%
2001 69.405 -0.150%
2000 69.507 -0.150%
1999 69.608 -0.140%
1998 69.709 -0.170%
1997 69.831 -0.180%
1996 69.954 -0.170%
1995 70.076 -0.180%
1994 70.199 -0.170%
1993 70.321 -1.490%
1992 71.383 -1.470%
1991 72.445 -1.450%
1990 73.508 -1.420%
1989 74.570 -1.400%
1988 75.632 -2.860%
1987 77.861 -2.780%
1986 80.089 -2.710%
1985 82.318 -2.640%
1984 84.546 -2.570%
1983 86.775 -2.220%
1982 88.745 -2.170%
1981 90.715 -2.130%
1980 92.685 -2.080%
1979 94.655 -2.040%
1978 96.625 -1.310%
1977 97.909 -1.290%
1976 99.193 -1.280%
1975 100.478 -1.260%
1974 101.762 -1.250%
1973 103.046 -1.120%
1972 104.218 -1.110%
1971 105.391 -1.100%
1970 106.563 -1.090%
1969 107.736 -1.080%
1968 108.908 -2.310%
1967 111.478 -2.250%
1966 114.048 -2.200%
1965 116.617 -2.160%
1964 119.187 -2.110%
1963 121.757 -2.500%
1962 124.881 -2.440%
1961 128.005 -2.380%
1960 131.130 -2.330%
1959 134.254 -2.270%
1958 137.378 -1.490%
1957 139.455 -1.470%
1956 141.533 -1.450%
1955 143.610 -1.430%
1954 145.688 -1.410%
1953 147.765 -1.390%
1952 149.842 -1.370%
1951 151.920 -1.350%
1950 153.997 0.000%