Malaysia Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Malaysia infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Malaysia in 2020 is 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.
  • The infant mortality rate for Malaysia in 2017 was 6.003 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.72% 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
Equatorial Guinea 63.022
Turkmenistan 41.799
Gabon 33.585
Namibia 30.928
Botswana 28.788
Guyana 25.941
South Africa 25.772
Venezuela 25.379
Dominican Republic 24.678
Iraq 22.918
Algeria 20.106
Azerbaijan 19.998
Fiji 19.469
Guatemala 19.389
Paraguay 18.413
Suriname 16.659
Grenada 14.761
Jordan 13.899
Mexico 13.120
Ecuador 12.827
Samoa 12.739
Belize 12.236
Brazil 12.225
Colombia 11.996
Peru 11.960
Tonga 11.906
Iran 11.893
Jamaica 11.334
Mauritius 10.628
Armenia 10.209
North Macedonia 10.102
Libya 9.908
China 9.295
Lebanon 9.215
Turkey 8.249
Albania 7.706
Thailand 7.317
Kazakhstan 7.212
Costa Rica 6.921
Romania 6.326
Maldives 6.168
Bulgaria 5.941
Malaysia 5.600
Russia 5.378
Serbia 4.613
Cuba 4.337
Belarus 2.767
Montenegro 2.586
Malaysia - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
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%