Vietnam Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Vietnam infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Vietnam in 2020 is 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.
  • The infant mortality rate for Vietnam in 2017 was 16.950 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.38% 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
Nigeria 59.181
Pakistan 59.109
Cameroon 58.309
Angola 58.240
Lesotho 57.539
Mauritania 51.346
Zambia 43.107
Sudan 40.935
Kiribati 40.541
Papua New Guinea 39.809
Eswatini 38.811
Myanmar 36.406
Timor-Leste 35.024
Kenya 34.056
Ghana 33.701
Djibouti 31.603
India 29.848
Bolivia 27.945
Sao Tome and Principe 24.860
Bangladesh 24.730
Micronesia 23.712
Bhutan 22.268
Cambodia 21.944
Vanuatu 21.072
Uzbekistan 20.015
Philippines 18.815
Morocco 18.364
Indonesia 17.713
Mongolia 16.766
Vietnam 16.170
Cabo Verde 15.819
Nicaragua 15.667
Solomon Islands 14.824
Egypt 14.629
Honduras 14.272
El Salvador 13.527
Tunisia 11.829
Moldova 11.655
Georgia 8.789
Sri Lanka 7.120
Ukraine 6.709
Vietnam - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
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%