Tanzania Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Tanzania infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Tanzania in 2021 is 36.983 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.67% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Tanzania in 2020 was 38.391 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.54% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Tanzania in 2019 was 39.798 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.42% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Tanzania in 2018 was 41.206 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.67% 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
Tanzania - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 36.983 -3.670%
2020 38.391 -3.540%
2019 39.798 -3.420%
2018 41.206 -2.670%
2017 42.337 -2.600%
2016 43.468 -2.540%
2015 44.599 -2.470%
2014 45.730 -2.410%
2013 46.861 -3.550%
2012 48.584 -3.420%
2011 50.307 -3.310%
2010 52.030 -3.210%
2009 53.753 -3.110%
2008 55.476 -5.290%
2007 58.572 -5.020%
2006 61.669 -4.780%
2005 64.765 -4.560%
2004 67.862 -4.360%
2003 70.958 -6.160%
2002 75.613 -5.800%
2001 80.268 -5.480%
2000 84.924 -5.200%
1999 89.579 -4.940%
1998 94.234 -2.290%
1997 96.439 -2.240%
1996 98.645 -2.190%
1995 100.850 -2.140%
1994 103.056 -2.090%
1993 105.261 -0.760%
1992 106.068 -0.760%
1991 106.875 -0.750%
1990 107.682 -0.740%
1989 108.489 -0.740%
1988 109.296 -0.670%
1987 110.035 -0.670%
1986 110.774 -0.660%
1985 111.513 -0.660%
1984 112.252 -0.650%
1983 112.991 -0.620%
1982 113.692 -0.610%
1981 114.393 -0.610%
1980 115.095 -0.610%
1979 115.796 -0.600%
1978 116.497 -1.360%
1977 118.109 -1.350%
1976 119.720 -1.330%
1975 121.332 -1.310%
1974 122.943 -1.290%
1973 124.555 -1.210%
1972 126.080 -1.190%
1971 127.604 -1.180%
1970 129.129 -1.170%
1969 130.653 -1.150%
1968 132.178 -0.890%
1967 133.365 -0.880%
1966 134.552 -0.870%
1965 135.738 -0.870%
1964 136.925 -0.860%
1963 138.112 -0.610%
1962 138.963 -0.610%
1961 139.814 -0.600%
1960 140.664 -0.600%
1959 141.515 -0.600%
1958 142.366 -0.840%
1957 143.577 -0.840%
1956 144.789 -0.830%
1955 146.000 -0.820%
1954 147.212 -0.820%
1953 148.423 -0.810%
1952 149.634 -0.800%
1951 150.846 -0.800%
1950 152.057 0.000%