Saudi Arabia Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Saudi Arabia infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Saudi Arabia in 2020 is 5.901 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.31% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Saudi Arabia in 2019 was 6.103 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.2% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Saudi Arabia in 2018 was 6.305 deaths per 1000 live births, a 7.02% decline from 2017.
  • The infant mortality rate for Saudi Arabia in 2017 was 6.781 deaths per 1000 live births, a 6.57% 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
Trinidad and Tobago 21.129
Panama 13.517
Aruba 13.153
New Caledonia 11.048
Seychelles 10.465
Argentina 9.715
Barbados 9.666
Curacao 8.606
Guam 8.303
Uruguay 8.288
Oman 6.809
Kuwait 6.728
Chile 6.389
French Polynesia 6.249
Qatar 5.984
Channel Islands 5.914
Saudi Arabia 5.901
United States 5.681
Bahrain 5.629
Bahamas 5.613
UAE 5.225
Puerto Rico 5.164
Antigua and Barbuda 4.953
Malta 4.686
Canada 4.280
Lithuania 3.833
Hungary 3.832
Croatia 3.776
New Zealand 3.618
United Kingdom 3.593
Taiwan 3.518
Cyprus 3.334
Switzerland 3.219
Latvia 3.175
Poland 3.089
Australia 2.957
Denmark 2.953
France 2.890
Austria 2.813
Germany 2.767
Portugal 2.709
Luxembourg 2.700
Belgium 2.641
Greece 2.629
Israel 2.551
Macao 2.493
Italy 2.434
Ireland 2.369
Netherlands 2.361
Spain 2.213
South Korea 1.982
Norway 1.921
Sweden 1.911
Estonia 1.877
Slovenia 1.751
Japan 1.684
Finland 1.592
Singapore 1.542
Hong Kong 1.261
Iceland 1.154
Saudi Arabia - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2020 5.901 -3.310%
2019 6.103 -3.200%
2018 6.305 -7.020%
2017 6.781 -6.570%
2016 7.258 -6.150%
2015 7.734 -5.810%
2014 8.211 -5.480%
2013 8.687 -7.480%
2012 9.389 -6.950%
2011 10.090 -6.500%
2010 10.792 -6.100%
2009 11.493 -5.760%
2008 12.195 -6.340%
2007 13.020 -5.950%
2006 13.844 -5.620%
2005 14.669 -5.320%
2004 15.493 -5.060%
2003 16.318 -6.250%
2002 17.405 -5.870%
2001 18.491 -5.550%
2000 19.578 -5.260%
1999 20.664 -5.000%
1998 21.751 -7.080%
1997 23.408 -6.610%
1996 25.065 -6.200%
1995 26.721 -5.840%
1994 28.378 -5.520%
1993 30.035 -7.820%
1992 32.582 -7.250%
1991 35.129 -6.760%
1990 37.675 -6.330%
1989 40.222 -5.960%
1988 42.769 -7.070%
1987 46.024 -6.610%
1986 49.279 -6.200%
1985 52.535 -5.830%
1984 55.790 -5.510%
1983 59.045 -6.500%
1982 63.150 -6.100%
1981 67.255 -5.750%
1980 71.360 -5.440%
1979 75.465 -5.160%
1978 79.570 -6.040%
1977 84.683 -5.690%
1976 89.796 -5.390%
1975 94.909 -5.110%
1974 100.022 -4.860%
1973 105.135 -5.750%
1972 111.550 -5.440%
1971 117.965 -5.160%
1970 124.379 -4.900%
1969 130.794 -4.680%
1968 137.209 -3.260%
1967 141.837 -3.160%
1966 146.464 -3.060%
1965 151.092 -2.970%
1964 155.719 -2.890%
1963 160.347 -2.420%
1962 164.330 -2.370%
1961 168.313 -2.310%
1960 172.296 -2.260%
1959 176.279 -2.210%
1958 180.262 -2.320%
1957 184.536 -2.260%
1956 188.810 -2.210%
1955 193.083 -2.170%
1954 197.357 -2.120%
1953 201.631 -2.080%
1952 205.905 -2.030%
1951 210.179 -1.990%
1950 214.452 0.000%