Rwanda Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Rwanda infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Rwanda in 2021 is 25.213 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.99% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Rwanda in 2020 was 26.536 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.75% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Rwanda in 2019 was 27.860 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.54% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Rwanda in 2018 was 29.184 deaths per 1000 live births, a 6.55% 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
Central African Republic 75.404
Sierra Leone 74.383
Chad 70.085
Somalia 65.399
South Sudan 60.894
Mali 60.641
Benin 56.937
Guinea-Bissau 53.050
Haiti 50.509
Comoros 50.468
Liberia 49.752
Burkina Faso 48.739
Mozambique 48.515
Guinea 47.573
Afghanistan 47.451
Togo 45.768
Yemen 42.492
Niger 42.091
Uganda 41.958
Gambia 40.839
Burundi 39.019
Tanzania 36.983
Malawi 36.078
Zimbabwe 35.954
Ethiopia 32.514
Eritrea 30.108
Senegal 28.942
Tajikistan 26.221
Madagascar 25.419
Rwanda 25.213
Nepal 25.199
Rwanda - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 25.213 -4.990%
2020 26.536 -4.750%
2019 27.860 -4.540%
2018 29.184 -6.550%
2017 31.229 -6.150%
2016 33.275 -5.790%
2015 35.320 -5.480%
2014 37.366 -5.190%
2013 39.411 -10.560%
2012 44.066 -9.550%
2011 48.720 -8.720%
2010 53.375 -8.020%
2009 58.029 -7.430%
2008 62.684 -9.160%
2007 69.004 -8.390%
2006 75.324 -7.740%
2005 81.644 -7.180%
2004 87.964 -6.700%
2003 94.284 -5.610%
2002 99.883 -5.310%
2001 105.483 -5.040%
2000 111.082 -4.800%
1999 116.682 -4.580%
1998 122.281 -10.790%
1997 137.076 -9.740%
1996 151.871 -8.880%
1995 166.667 -8.150%
1994 181.462 -7.540%
1993 196.257 8.460%
1992 180.952 9.240%
1991 165.647 10.180%
1990 150.342 11.330%
1989 135.037 12.780%
1988 119.732 0.990%
1987 118.553 1.000%
1986 117.375 1.010%
1985 116.196 1.020%
1984 115.018 1.040%
1983 113.839 -2.770%
1982 117.077 -2.690%
1981 120.315 -2.620%
1980 123.552 -2.550%
1979 126.790 -2.490%
1978 130.028 -0.700%
1977 130.943 -0.690%
1976 131.858 -0.690%
1975 132.774 -0.680%
1974 133.689 -0.680%
1973 134.604 -0.220%
1972 134.898 -0.220%
1971 135.192 -0.220%
1970 135.486 -0.220%
1969 135.780 -0.220%
1968 136.074 -0.580%
1967 136.864 -0.570%
1966 137.655 -0.570%
1965 138.445 -0.570%
1964 139.236 -0.560%
1963 140.026 -0.730%
1962 141.058 -0.730%
1961 142.089 -0.720%
1960 143.121 -0.720%
1959 144.152 -0.710%
1958 145.184 -0.700%
1957 146.214 -0.700%
1956 147.244 -0.700%
1955 148.275 -0.690%
1954 149.305 -0.690%
1953 150.335 -0.680%
1952 151.365 -0.680%
1951 152.395 -0.670%
1950 153.426 0.000%