Philippines Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Philippines infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Philippines in 2021 is 18.392 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.25% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Philippines in 2020 was 18.815 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.2% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Philippines in 2019 was 19.239 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.16% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Philippines in 2018 was 19.663 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.96% 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
Pakistan 57.998
Nigeria 57.701
Cameroon 56.872
Angola 56.629
Lesotho 55.183
Mauritania 50.301
Zambia 41.857
Sudan 39.970
Kiribati 39.322
Papua New Guinea 38.738
Eswatini 37.539
Myanmar 35.412
Timor-Leste 33.869
Kenya 32.913
Ghana 32.735
Djibouti 30.724
India 28.771
Bolivia 27.065
Sao Tome and Principe 24.078
Bangladesh 23.672
Micronesia 23.082
Bhutan 21.371
Cambodia 21.058
Vanuatu 20.418
Uzbekistan 19.606
Philippines 18.392
Morocco 17.615
Indonesia 17.116
Mongolia 16.104
Vietnam 15.899
Cabo Verde 15.284
Nicaragua 15.112
Solomon Islands 14.508
Egypt 14.142
Honduras 13.889
El Salvador 13.005
Tunisia 11.404
Moldova 11.297
Georgia 8.498
Sri Lanka 6.892
Ukraine 6.465
Philippines - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 18.392 -2.250%
2020 18.815 -2.200%
2019 19.239 -2.160%
2018 19.663 -3.960%
2017 20.474 -3.810%
2016 21.284 -3.670%
2015 22.095 -3.540%
2014 22.905 -3.420%
2013 23.716 -1.450%
2012 24.065 -1.430%
2011 24.414 -1.410%
2010 24.763 -1.390%
2009 25.112 -1.370%
2008 25.461 -1.880%
2007 25.948 -1.850%
2006 26.436 -1.810%
2005 26.923 -1.780%
2004 27.411 -1.750%
2003 27.898 -2.250%
2002 28.539 -2.200%
2001 29.180 -2.150%
2000 29.820 -2.100%
1999 30.461 -2.060%
1998 31.102 -3.330%
1997 32.174 -3.220%
1996 33.246 -3.120%
1995 34.318 -3.030%
1994 35.390 -2.940%
1993 36.462 -4.580%
1992 38.212 -4.380%
1991 39.961 -4.200%
1990 41.711 -4.020%
1989 43.460 -3.870%
1988 45.210 -2.720%
1987 46.472 -2.640%
1986 47.734 -2.580%
1985 48.996 -2.510%
1984 50.258 -2.450%
1983 51.520 -0.950%
1982 52.014 -0.940%
1981 52.508 -0.930%
1980 53.001 -0.920%
1979 53.495 -0.920%
1978 53.989 -0.240%
1977 54.120 -0.240%
1976 54.251 -0.240%
1975 54.382 -0.240%
1974 54.513 -0.240%
1973 54.644 -0.860%
1972 55.120 -0.860%
1971 55.597 -0.850%
1970 56.073 -0.840%
1969 56.550 -0.830%
1968 57.026 -1.850%
1967 58.099 -1.820%
1966 59.173 -1.780%
1965 60.246 -1.750%
1964 61.320 -1.720%
1963 62.393 -2.930%
1962 64.279 -2.850%
1961 66.164 -2.770%
1960 68.050 -2.700%
1959 69.935 -2.630%
1958 71.821 -3.570%
1957 74.482 -3.450%
1956 77.143 -3.330%
1955 79.804 -3.230%
1954 82.465 -3.130%
1953 85.126 -3.030%
1952 87.787 -2.940%
1951 90.448 -2.860%
1950 93.109 0.000%