Mauritania Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Mauritania infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Mauritania in 2020 is 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.
  • The infant mortality rate for Mauritania in 2017 was 54.522 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.95% 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
Mauritania - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
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%