Saudi Arabia Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Saudi Arabia infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Saudi Arabia in 2021 is 5.699 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.42% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Saudi Arabia in 2020 was 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.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Infant Mortality Rate
Country Name 2021 Infant Mortality Rate
Trinidad and Tobago 20.702
Panama 13.211
Aruba 12.925
New Caledonia 10.816
Seychelles 10.260
Barbados 9.477
Argentina 9.461
Curacao 8.385
Guam 8.108
Uruguay 8.083
Oman 6.580
Kuwait 6.532
Chile 6.226
French Polynesia 6.044
Qatar 5.832
Channel Islands 5.813
Saudi Arabia 5.699
United States 5.614
Bahamas 5.481
Bahrain 5.460
UAE 5.081
Puerto Rico 5.020
Antigua and Barbuda 4.831
Malta 4.542
Canada 4.168
Lithuania 3.730
Hungary 3.720
Croatia 3.663
New Zealand 3.530
United Kingdom 3.507
Taiwan 3.420
Cyprus 3.230
Switzerland 3.144
Latvia 3.090
Poland 2.996
Australia 2.882
Denmark 2.863
France 2.819
Austria 2.644
Luxembourg 2.613
Portugal 2.583
Germany 2.555
Belgium 2.547
Greece 2.535
Israel 2.461
Macao 2.428
Italy 2.350
Netherlands 2.284
Ireland 2.203
Spain 2.146
South Korea 1.921
Norway 1.849
Sweden 1.846
Estonia 1.821
Slovenia 1.694
Japan 1.644
Finland 1.535
Singapore 1.499
Hong Kong 1.231
Iceland 1.105
Saudi Arabia - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 5.699 -3.420%
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%