Peru Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Peru infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Peru in 2021 is 11.546 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.46% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Peru in 2020 was 11.960 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.34% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Peru in 2019 was 12.373 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.23% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Peru in 2018 was 12.786 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.99% 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
Peru - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 11.546 -3.460%
2020 11.960 -3.340%
2019 12.373 -3.230%
2018 12.786 -1.990%
2017 13.046 -1.950%
2016 13.306 -1.920%
2015 13.567 -1.880%
2014 13.827 -1.850%
2013 14.087 -5.430%
2012 14.896 -5.160%
2011 15.706 -4.900%
2010 16.515 -4.680%
2009 17.325 -4.460%
2008 18.134 -6.960%
2007 19.490 -6.500%
2006 20.846 -6.110%
2005 22.203 -5.760%
2004 23.559 -5.440%
2003 24.915 -8.290%
2002 27.168 -7.660%
2001 29.422 -7.110%
2000 31.675 -6.640%
1999 33.929 -6.230%
1998 36.182 -7.160%
1997 38.972 -6.680%
1996 41.762 -6.260%
1995 44.553 -5.890%
1994 47.343 -5.570%
1993 50.133 -6.150%
1992 53.421 -5.800%
1991 56.709 -5.480%
1990 59.997 -5.200%
1989 63.285 -4.940%
1988 66.573 -3.940%
1987 69.304 -3.790%
1986 72.034 -3.650%
1985 74.765 -3.520%
1984 77.495 -3.400%
1983 80.226 -3.540%
1982 83.168 -3.420%
1981 86.110 -3.300%
1980 89.053 -3.200%
1979 91.995 -3.100%
1978 94.937 -1.830%
1977 96.702 -1.790%
1976 98.467 -1.760%
1975 100.233 -1.730%
1974 101.998 -1.700%
1973 103.763 -3.210%
1972 107.199 -3.110%
1971 110.635 -3.010%
1970 114.070 -2.920%
1969 117.506 -2.840%
1968 120.942 -1.950%
1967 123.343 -1.910%
1966 125.744 -1.870%
1965 128.145 -1.840%
1964 130.546 -1.810%
1963 132.947 -2.240%
1962 135.988 -2.190%
1961 139.029 -2.140%
1960 142.071 -2.100%
1959 145.112 -2.050%
1958 148.153 -1.380%
1957 150.229 -1.360%
1956 152.304 -1.340%
1955 154.380 -1.330%
1954 156.455 -1.310%
1953 158.531 -1.290%
1952 160.607 -1.280%
1951 162.682 -1.260%
1950 164.758 0.000%