South Sudan Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the South Sudan infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for South Sudan in 2020 is 62.050 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.83% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for South Sudan in 2019 was 63.207 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.8% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for South Sudan in 2018 was 64.363 deaths per 1000 live births, a 0.45% decline from 2017.
  • The infant mortality rate for South Sudan in 2017 was 64.653 deaths per 1000 live births, a 0.45% 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
Central African Republic 77.570
Sierra Leone 76.513
Chad 71.557
Somalia 66.702
Mali 62.360
South Sudan 62.050
Benin 58.341
Guinea-Bissau 54.407
Haiti 51.772
Comoros 51.345
Liberia 51.187
Burkina Faso 50.563
Mozambique 50.311
Guinea 48.930
Afghanistan 48.869
Togo 47.070
Niger 43.495
Uganda 43.351
Yemen 42.738
Gambia 42.169
Burundi 40.160
Tanzania 38.391
Malawi 37.828
Zimbabwe 36.882
Ethiopia 34.010
Eritrea 31.645
Senegal 30.210
Tajikistan 27.233
Madagascar 26.626
Rwanda 26.536
Nepal 26.110
South Sudan - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2020 62.050 -1.830%
2019 63.207 -1.800%
2018 64.363 -0.450%
2017 64.653 -0.450%
2016 64.943 -0.440%
2015 65.233 -0.440%
2014 65.523 -0.440%
2013 65.813 -3.730%
2012 68.364 -3.600%
2011 70.915 -3.470%
2010 73.466 -3.360%
2009 76.017 -3.250%
2008 78.568 -5.470%
2007 83.118 -5.190%
2006 87.668 -4.930%
2005 92.217 -4.700%
2004 96.767 -4.490%
2003 101.317 -2.400%
2002 103.810 -2.350%
2001 106.303 -2.290%
2000 108.796 -2.240%
1999 111.289 -2.190%
1998 113.782 -2.730%
1997 116.978 -2.660%
1996 120.174 -2.590%
1995 123.371 -2.530%
1994 126.567 -2.460%
1993 129.763 -2.970%
1992 133.738 -2.890%
1991 137.713 -2.810%
1990 141.689 -2.730%
1989 145.664 -2.660%
1988 149.639 -1.830%
1987 152.423 -1.790%
1986 155.207 -1.760%
1985 157.991 -1.730%
1984 160.775 -1.700%
1983 163.559 -0.630%
1982 164.590 -0.620%
1981 165.621 -0.620%
1980 166.651 -0.610%
1979 167.682 -0.610%
1978 168.713 -1.430%
1977 171.158 -1.410%
1976 173.603 -1.390%
1975 176.047 -1.370%
1974 178.492 -1.350%
1973 180.937 -1.370%
1972 183.443 -1.350%
1971 185.949 -1.330%
1970 188.456 -1.310%
1969 190.962 -1.300%
1968 193.468 -1.590%
1967 196.599 -1.570%
1966 199.731 -1.540%
1965 202.862 -1.520%
1964 205.994 -1.500%
1963 209.125 -1.530%
1962 212.367 -1.500%
1961 215.609 -1.480%
1960 218.851 -1.460%
1959 222.093 -1.440%
1958 225.335 -1.980%
1957 229.889 -1.940%
1956 234.443 -1.910%
1955 238.996 -1.870%
1954 243.550 -1.840%
1953 248.104 -1.800%
1952 252.658 -1.770%
1951 257.212 -1.740%
1950 261.765 0.000%