Niger Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Niger infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Niger in 2020 is 43.495 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.13% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Niger in 2019 was 44.900 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.03% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Niger in 2018 was 46.305 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.98% decline from 2017.
  • The infant mortality rate for Niger in 2017 was 48.224 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.83% 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
Central African Republic 77.570
Sierra Leone 76.513
Chad 71.557
Somalia 66.702
Mali 62.360
South Sudan 62.050
Benin 58.341
Guinea-Bissau 54.407
Haiti 51.772
Comoros 51.345
Liberia 51.187
Burkina Faso 50.563
Mozambique 50.311
Guinea 48.930
Afghanistan 48.869
Togo 47.070
Niger 43.495
Uganda 43.351
Yemen 42.738
Gambia 42.169
Burundi 40.160
Tanzania 38.391
Malawi 37.828
Zimbabwe 36.882
Ethiopia 34.010
Eritrea 31.645
Senegal 30.210
Tajikistan 27.233
Madagascar 26.626
Rwanda 26.536
Nepal 26.110
Niger - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2020 43.495 -3.130%
2019 44.900 -3.030%
2018 46.305 -3.980%
2017 48.224 -3.830%
2016 50.143 -3.690%
2015 52.062 -3.550%
2014 53.981 -3.430%
2013 55.900 -4.020%
2012 58.239 -3.860%
2011 60.577 -3.720%
2010 62.916 -3.580%
2009 65.254 -3.460%
2008 67.593 -4.960%
2007 71.121 -4.730%
2006 74.649 -4.510%
2005 78.178 -4.320%
2004 81.706 -4.140%
2003 85.234 -3.920%
2002 88.712 -3.770%
2001 92.190 -3.640%
2000 95.668 -3.510%
1999 99.146 -3.390%
1998 102.624 -5.010%
1997 108.040 -4.770%
1996 113.456 -4.560%
1995 118.872 -4.360%
1994 124.288 -4.180%
1993 129.704 -1.380%
1992 131.518 -1.360%
1991 133.332 -1.340%
1990 135.147 -1.320%
1989 136.961 -1.310%
1988 138.775 0.850%
1987 137.605 0.860%
1986 136.435 0.870%
1985 135.264 0.870%
1984 134.094 0.880%
1983 132.924 -0.860%
1982 134.078 -0.850%
1981 135.231 -0.850%
1980 136.385 -0.840%
1979 137.538 -0.830%
1978 138.692 -1.690%
1977 141.082 -1.670%
1976 143.473 -1.640%
1975 145.863 -1.610%
1974 148.254 -1.590%
1973 150.644 -0.650%
1972 151.635 -0.650%
1971 152.626 -0.650%
1970 153.618 -0.640%
1969 154.609 -0.640%
1968 155.600 -0.330%
1967 156.109 -0.320%
1966 156.618 -0.320%
1965 157.126 -0.320%
1964 157.635 -0.320%
1963 158.144 -0.310%
1962 158.641 -0.310%
1961 159.138 -0.310%
1960 159.634 -0.310%
1959 160.131 -0.310%
1958 160.628 -0.030%
1957 160.675 -0.030%
1956 160.722 -0.030%
1955 160.768 -0.030%
1954 160.815 -0.030%
1953 160.862 -0.030%
1952 160.909 -0.030%
1951 160.956 -0.030%
1950 161.002 0.000%