Sierra Leone Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Sierra Leone infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Sierra Leone in 2021 is 74.383 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.78% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sierra Leone in 2020 was 76.513 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.71% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sierra Leone in 2019 was 78.643 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.64% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sierra Leone in 2018 was 80.773 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.89% 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
Sierra Leone - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 74.383 -2.780%
2020 76.513 -2.710%
2019 78.643 -2.640%
2018 80.773 -3.890%
2017 84.043 -3.750%
2016 87.314 -3.610%
2015 90.584 -3.490%
2014 93.855 -3.370%
2013 97.125 -4.890%
2012 102.118 -4.660%
2011 107.111 -4.450%
2010 112.104 -4.260%
2009 117.097 -4.090%
2008 122.090 -3.140%
2007 126.049 -3.040%
2006 130.007 -2.960%
2005 133.966 -2.870%
2004 137.924 -2.790%
2003 141.883 -2.100%
2002 144.920 -2.050%
2001 147.956 -2.010%
2000 150.993 -1.970%
1999 154.029 -1.930%
1998 157.066 -0.720%
1997 158.213 -0.720%
1996 159.360 -0.710%
1995 160.507 -0.710%
1994 161.654 -0.700%
1993 162.801 -0.360%
1992 163.393 -0.360%
1991 163.985 -0.360%
1990 164.576 -0.360%
1989 165.168 -0.360%
1988 165.760 -0.630%
1987 166.817 -0.630%
1986 167.875 -0.630%
1985 168.932 -0.620%
1984 169.990 -0.620%
1983 171.047 -1.000%
1982 172.773 -0.990%
1981 174.499 -0.980%
1980 176.226 -0.970%
1979 177.952 -0.960%
1978 179.678 -1.160%
1977 181.792 -1.150%
1976 183.906 -1.140%
1975 186.019 -1.120%
1974 188.133 -1.110%
1973 190.247 -1.400%
1972 192.955 -1.380%
1971 195.663 -1.370%
1970 198.372 -1.350%
1969 201.080 -1.330%
1968 203.788 -1.220%
1967 206.298 -1.200%
1966 208.807 -1.190%
1965 211.317 -1.170%
1964 213.826 -1.160%
1963 216.336 -0.820%
1962 218.123 -0.810%
1961 219.910 -0.810%
1960 221.698 -0.800%
1959 223.485 -0.790%
1958 225.272 -1.040%
1957 227.650 -1.030%
1956 230.029 -1.020%
1955 232.407 -1.010%
1954 234.786 -1.000%
1953 237.164 -0.990%
1952 239.542 -0.980%
1951 241.921 -0.970%
1950 244.299 0.000%