Sweden Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Sweden infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Sweden in 2021 is 1.846 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.4% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sweden in 2020 was 1.911 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.29% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sweden in 2019 was 1.976 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.18% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sweden in 2018 was 2.041 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.41% 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
Sweden - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 1.846 -3.400%
2020 1.911 -3.290%
2019 1.976 -3.180%
2018 2.041 -3.410%
2017 2.113 -3.300%
2016 2.185 -3.230%
2015 2.258 -3.090%
2014 2.330 -3.000%
2013 2.402 -1.360%
2012 2.435 -1.340%
2011 2.468 -1.360%
2010 2.502 -1.300%
2009 2.535 -1.290%
2008 2.568 -4.920%
2007 2.701 -4.690%
2006 2.834 -4.450%
2005 2.966 -4.290%
2004 3.099 -4.120%
2003 3.232 -2.060%
2002 3.300 -2.020%
2001 3.368 -2.010%
2000 3.437 -1.940%
1999 3.505 -1.900%
1998 3.573 -7.910%
1997 3.880 -7.330%
1996 4.187 -6.830%
1995 4.494 -6.390%
1994 4.801 -6.010%
1993 5.108 -3.770%
1992 5.308 -3.630%
1991 5.508 -3.500%
1990 5.708 -3.390%
1989 5.908 -3.270%
1988 6.108 -2.130%
1987 6.241 -2.070%
1986 6.373 -2.040%
1985 6.506 -1.990%
1984 6.638 -1.960%
1983 6.771 -2.810%
1982 6.967 -2.750%
1981 7.164 -2.660%
1980 7.360 -2.610%
1979 7.557 -2.530%
1978 7.753 -5.990%
1977 8.247 -5.650%
1976 8.741 -5.360%
1975 9.236 -5.080%
1974 9.730 -4.830%
1973 10.224 -3.950%
1972 10.645 -3.810%
1971 11.067 -3.660%
1970 11.488 -3.540%
1969 11.910 -3.410%
1968 12.331 -4.680%
1967 12.937 -4.480%
1966 13.544 -4.280%
1965 14.150 -4.110%
1964 14.757 -3.940%
1963 15.363 -1.880%
1962 15.658 -1.850%
1961 15.953 -1.820%
1960 16.249 -1.780%
1959 16.544 -1.750%
1958 16.839 -2.920%
1957 17.345 -2.830%
1956 17.851 -2.760%
1955 18.357 -2.680%
1954 18.863 -2.610%
1953 19.369 -2.550%
1952 19.875 -2.480%
1951 20.381 -2.420%
1950 20.887 0.000%