Sierra Leone Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2019

Chart and table of the Sierra Leone infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2019. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Sierra Leone in 2019 is 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.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sierra Leone in 2017 was 84.043 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.75% decline from 2016.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sierra Leone in 2016 was 87.314 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.61% decline from 2015.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Infant Mortality Rate
Country Name 2019 Infant Mortality Rate
Central African Republic 79.737
Sierra Leone 78.643
Chad 73.028
Somalia 68.004
Mali 64.078
South Sudan 63.207
Benin 59.745
Guinea-Bissau 55.764
Haiti 53.035
Liberia 52.622
Burkina Faso 52.388
Comoros 52.222
Mozambique 52.108
Afghanistan 50.288
Guinea 50.287
Togo 48.373
Niger 44.900
Uganda 44.745
Gambia 43.500
Yemen 42.985
Burundi 41.302
Tanzania 39.798
Malawi 39.579
Zimbabwe 37.811
Ethiopia 35.505
Eritrea 33.183
Senegal 31.479
Tajikistan 28.246
Rwanda 27.860
Madagascar 27.833
Nepal 27.022
Sierra Leone - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
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%