El Salvador Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the El Salvador infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for El Salvador in 2021 is 13.005 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.86% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for El Salvador in 2020 was 13.527 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.72% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for El Salvador in 2019 was 14.050 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.59% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for El Salvador in 2018 was 14.573 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.12% 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
Pakistan 57.998
Nigeria 57.701
Cameroon 56.872
Angola 56.629
Lesotho 55.183
Mauritania 50.301
Zambia 41.857
Sudan 39.970
Kiribati 39.322
Papua New Guinea 38.738
Eswatini 37.539
Myanmar 35.412
Timor-Leste 33.869
Kenya 32.913
Ghana 32.735
Djibouti 30.724
India 28.771
Bolivia 27.065
Sao Tome and Principe 24.078
Bangladesh 23.672
Micronesia 23.082
Bhutan 21.371
Cambodia 21.058
Vanuatu 20.418
Uzbekistan 19.606
Philippines 18.392
Morocco 17.615
Indonesia 17.116
Mongolia 16.104
Vietnam 15.899
Cabo Verde 15.284
Nicaragua 15.112
Solomon Islands 14.508
Egypt 14.142
Honduras 13.889
El Salvador 13.005
Tunisia 11.404
Moldova 11.297
Georgia 8.498
Sri Lanka 6.892
Ukraine 6.465
El Salvador - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 13.005 -3.860%
2020 13.527 -3.720%
2019 14.050 -3.590%
2018 14.573 -4.120%
2017 15.200 -3.960%
2016 15.827 -3.810%
2015 16.454 -3.670%
2014 17.081 -3.540%
2013 17.708 -4.160%
2012 18.476 -4.000%
2011 19.245 -3.840%
2010 20.013 -3.700%
2009 20.782 -3.560%
2008 21.550 -1.860%
2007 21.958 -1.820%
2006 22.366 -1.800%
2005 22.775 -1.760%
2004 23.183 -1.730%
2003 23.591 -4.460%
2002 24.693 -4.270%
2001 25.794 -4.100%
2000 26.896 -3.930%
1999 27.997 -3.790%
1998 29.099 -7.620%
1997 31.499 -7.080%
1996 33.899 -6.610%
1995 36.299 -6.200%
1994 38.699 -5.840%
1993 41.099 -8.630%
1992 44.980 -7.940%
1991 48.862 -7.360%
1990 52.743 -6.860%
1989 56.625 -6.410%
1988 60.506 -6.000%
1987 64.368 -5.660%
1986 68.230 -5.360%
1985 72.091 -5.080%
1984 75.953 -4.840%
1983 79.815 -3.110%
1982 82.381 -3.020%
1981 84.948 -2.930%
1980 87.514 -2.850%
1979 90.081 -2.770%
1978 92.647 -1.870%
1977 94.416 -1.840%
1976 96.186 -1.810%
1975 97.955 -1.770%
1974 99.725 -1.740%
1973 101.494 -1.730%
1972 103.286 -1.700%
1971 105.077 -1.680%
1970 106.869 -1.650%
1969 108.660 -1.620%
1968 110.452 -1.970%
1967 112.670 -1.930%
1966 114.888 -1.890%
1965 117.105 -1.860%
1964 119.323 -1.820%
1963 121.541 -2.130%
1962 124.188 -2.090%
1961 126.836 -2.040%
1960 129.483 -2.000%
1959 132.131 -1.960%
1958 134.778 -1.210%
1957 136.433 -1.200%
1956 138.087 -1.180%
1955 139.742 -1.170%
1954 141.396 -1.160%
1953 143.051 -1.140%
1952 144.706 -1.130%
1951 146.360 -1.120%
1950 148.015 0.000%