Papua New Guinea Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Papua New Guinea infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Papua New Guinea in 2021 is 38.738 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.69% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Papua New Guinea in 2020 was 39.809 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.62% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Papua New Guinea in 2019 was 40.879 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.55% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Papua New Guinea in 2018 was 41.949 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.95% 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
Papua New Guinea - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 38.738 -2.690%
2020 39.809 -2.620%
2019 40.879 -2.550%
2018 41.949 -2.950%
2017 43.222 -2.860%
2016 44.494 -2.780%
2015 45.767 -2.700%
2014 47.039 -2.630%
2013 48.312 -2.490%
2012 49.545 -2.430%
2011 50.778 -2.370%
2010 52.010 -2.320%
2009 53.243 -2.260%
2008 54.476 -1.350%
2007 55.219 -1.330%
2006 55.962 -1.310%
2005 56.705 -1.290%
2004 57.448 -1.280%
2003 58.191 -0.830%
2002 58.677 -0.820%
2001 59.164 -0.810%
2000 59.650 -0.810%
1999 60.137 -0.800%
1998 60.623 -1.070%
1997 61.276 -1.050%
1996 61.929 -1.040%
1995 62.581 -1.030%
1994 63.234 -1.020%
1993 63.887 -1.380%
1992 64.780 -1.360%
1991 65.673 -1.340%
1990 66.565 -1.320%
1989 67.458 -1.310%
1988 68.351 -1.660%
1987 69.505 -1.630%
1986 70.659 -1.610%
1985 71.813 -1.580%
1984 72.967 -1.560%
1983 74.121 -2.200%
1982 75.785 -2.150%
1981 77.449 -2.100%
1980 79.112 -2.060%
1979 80.776 -2.020%
1978 82.440 -2.690%
1977 84.720 -2.620%
1976 87.001 -2.550%
1975 89.281 -2.490%
1974 91.562 -2.430%
1973 93.842 -2.940%
1972 96.687 -2.860%
1971 99.533 -2.780%
1970 102.378 -2.700%
1969 105.224 -2.630%
1968 108.069 -2.890%
1967 111.285 -2.810%
1966 114.501 -2.730%
1965 117.717 -2.660%
1964 120.933 -2.590%
1963 124.149 -2.710%
1962 127.613 -2.640%
1961 131.077 -2.570%
1960 134.540 -2.510%
1959 138.004 -2.450%
1958 141.468 -2.300%
1957 144.792 -2.240%
1956 148.115 -2.190%
1955 151.439 -2.150%
1954 154.762 -2.100%
1953 158.086 -2.060%
1952 161.410 -2.020%
1951 164.733 -1.980%
1950 168.057 0.000%