Namibia Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Namibia infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Namibia in 2021 is 29.702 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.96% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Namibia in 2020 was 30.928 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.82% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Namibia in 2019 was 32.155 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.68% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Namibia in 2018 was 33.382 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.01% 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
Namibia - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 29.702 -3.960%
2020 30.928 -3.820%
2019 32.155 -3.680%
2018 33.382 -3.010%
2017 34.418 -2.920%
2016 35.453 -2.840%
2015 36.489 -2.760%
2014 37.524 -2.690%
2013 38.560 -2.480%
2012 39.540 -2.420%
2011 40.520 -2.360%
2010 41.500 -2.310%
2009 42.480 -2.250%
2008 43.460 -3.410%
2007 44.994 -3.290%
2006 46.527 -3.190%
2005 48.061 -3.090%
2004 49.594 -3.000%
2003 51.128 0.160%
2002 51.048 0.160%
2001 50.967 0.160%
2000 50.887 0.160%
1999 50.806 0.160%
1998 50.726 0.380%
1997 50.536 0.380%
1996 50.347 0.380%
1995 50.157 0.380%
1994 49.968 0.380%
1993 49.778 -2.080%
1992 50.835 -2.040%
1991 51.891 -2.000%
1990 52.948 -1.960%
1989 54.004 -1.920%
1988 55.061 -4.730%
1987 57.793 -4.510%
1986 60.525 -4.320%
1985 63.257 -4.140%
1984 65.989 -3.980%
1983 68.721 -2.050%
1982 70.157 -2.010%
1981 71.594 -1.970%
1980 73.030 -1.930%
1979 74.467 -1.890%
1978 75.903 -3.040%
1977 78.281 -2.950%
1976 80.660 -2.860%
1975 83.038 -2.790%
1974 85.417 -2.710%
1973 87.795 -2.860%
1972 90.379 -2.780%
1971 92.962 -2.700%
1970 95.546 -2.630%
1969 98.129 -2.570%
1968 100.713 -2.820%
1967 103.637 -2.740%
1966 106.560 -2.670%
1965 109.484 -2.600%
1964 112.407 -2.540%
1963 115.331 -2.610%
1962 118.420 -2.540%
1961 121.509 -2.480%
1960 124.597 -2.420%
1959 127.686 -2.360%
1958 130.775 -1.980%
1957 133.417 -1.940%
1956 136.060 -1.900%
1955 138.702 -1.870%
1954 141.345 -1.830%
1953 143.987 -1.800%
1952 146.629 -1.770%
1951 149.272 -1.740%
1950 151.914 0.000%