Malaysia Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Malaysia infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Malaysia in 2021 is 5.451 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.66% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Malaysia in 2020 was 5.600 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.61% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Malaysia in 2019 was 5.750 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.53% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Malaysia in 2018 was 5.899 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.73% 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
Malaysia - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 5.451 -2.660%
2020 5.600 -2.610%
2019 5.750 -2.530%
2018 5.899 -1.730%
2017 6.003 -1.720%
2016 6.108 -1.670%
2015 6.212 -1.660%
2014 6.317 -1.620%
2013 6.421 -1.740%
2012 6.535 -1.710%
2011 6.649 -1.700%
2010 6.764 -1.660%
2009 6.878 -1.630%
2008 6.992 -1.770%
2007 7.118 -1.740%
2006 7.244 -1.710%
2005 7.370 -1.680%
2004 7.496 -1.650%
2003 7.622 -5.670%
2002 8.080 -5.360%
2001 8.538 -5.090%
2000 8.996 -4.840%
1999 9.454 -4.620%
1998 9.912 -4.670%
1997 10.398 -4.470%
1996 10.884 -4.280%
1995 11.371 -4.100%
1994 11.857 -3.940%
1993 12.343 -5.120%
1992 13.009 -4.870%
1991 13.675 -4.640%
1990 14.340 -4.440%
1989 15.006 -4.250%
1988 15.672 -6.510%
1987 16.764 -6.120%
1986 17.856 -5.770%
1985 18.949 -5.450%
1984 20.041 -5.170%
1983 21.133 -7.300%
1982 22.797 -6.800%
1981 24.461 -6.370%
1980 26.124 -5.990%
1979 27.788 -5.650%
1978 29.452 -5.720%
1977 31.238 -5.410%
1976 33.023 -5.130%
1975 34.809 -4.880%
1974 36.594 -4.650%
1973 38.380 -3.970%
1972 39.966 -3.820%
1971 41.552 -3.670%
1970 43.137 -3.550%
1969 44.723 -3.420%
1968 46.309 -5.470%
1967 48.988 -5.190%
1966 51.667 -4.930%
1965 54.346 -4.700%
1964 57.025 -4.490%
1963 59.704 -6.360%
1962 63.760 -5.980%
1961 67.817 -5.640%
1960 71.873 -5.340%
1959 75.930 -5.070%
1958 79.986 -5.110%
1957 84.293 -4.860%
1956 88.601 -4.640%
1955 92.908 -4.430%
1954 97.216 -4.240%
1953 101.523 -4.070%
1952 105.830 -3.910%
1951 110.138 -3.760%
1950 114.445 0.000%