Vietnam Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Vietnam infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Vietnam in 2021 is 15.899 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.68% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Vietnam in 2020 was 16.170 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.65% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Vietnam in 2019 was 16.442 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.62% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Vietnam in 2018 was 16.713 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.4% 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
Vietnam - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 15.899 -1.680%
2020 16.170 -1.650%
2019 16.442 -1.620%
2018 16.713 -1.400%
2017 16.950 -1.380%
2016 17.187 -1.370%
2015 17.425 -1.340%
2014 17.662 -1.320%
2013 17.899 -1.180%
2012 18.113 -1.160%
2011 18.326 -1.150%
2010 18.540 -1.140%
2009 18.753 -1.130%
2008 18.967 -4.640%
2007 19.890 -4.430%
2006 20.813 -4.240%
2005 21.735 -4.070%
2004 22.658 -3.910%
2003 23.581 -3.440%
2002 24.422 -3.330%
2001 25.264 -3.220%
2000 26.105 -3.120%
1999 26.947 -3.030%
1998 27.788 -3.950%
1997 28.932 -3.800%
1996 30.076 -3.670%
1995 31.221 -3.530%
1994 32.365 -3.410%
1993 33.509 -2.120%
1992 34.235 -2.070%
1991 34.960 -2.030%
1990 35.686 -1.990%
1989 36.411 -1.950%
1988 37.137 -2.120%
1987 37.941 -2.080%
1986 38.745 -2.030%
1985 39.549 -1.990%
1984 40.353 -1.950%
1983 41.157 -2.120%
1982 42.047 -2.070%
1981 42.936 -2.030%
1980 43.826 -1.990%
1979 44.715 -1.950%
1978 45.605 -3.640%
1977 47.328 -3.510%
1976 49.050 -3.390%
1975 50.773 -3.280%
1974 52.495 -3.180%
1973 54.218 -0.950%
1972 54.736 -0.940%
1971 55.254 -0.930%
1970 55.771 -0.920%
1969 56.289 -0.910%
1968 56.807 -3.350%
1967 58.776 -3.240%
1966 60.745 -3.140%
1965 62.714 -3.040%
1964 64.683 -2.950%
1963 66.652 -4.260%
1962 69.621 -4.090%
1961 72.591 -3.930%
1960 75.560 -3.780%
1959 78.530 -3.640%
1958 81.499 -5.090%
1957 85.874 -4.850%
1956 90.250 -4.620%
1955 94.625 -4.420%
1954 99.001 -4.230%
1953 103.376 -4.060%
1952 107.751 -3.900%
1951 112.127 -3.760%
1950 116.502 0.000%