Peru Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Peru infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Peru in 2020 is 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.
  • The infant mortality rate for Peru in 2017 was 13.046 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.95% 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
Peru - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
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%