Zimbabwe Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2021

Chart and table of the Zimbabwe infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Zimbabwe in 2021 is 35.954 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.52% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Zimbabwe in 2020 was 36.882 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.46% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Zimbabwe in 2019 was 37.811 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.4% decline from 2018.
  • The infant mortality rate for Zimbabwe in 2018 was 38.740 deaths per 1000 live births, a 6.05% 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
Zimbabwe - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2021 35.954 -2.520%
2020 36.882 -2.460%
2019 37.811 -2.400%
2018 38.740 -6.050%
2017 41.236 -5.710%
2016 43.732 -5.400%
2015 46.229 -5.120%
2014 48.725 -4.870%
2013 51.221 -4.280%
2012 53.514 -4.110%
2011 55.807 -3.950%
2010 58.100 -3.800%
2009 60.393 -3.660%
2008 62.686 -0.730%
2007 63.150 -0.730%
2006 63.615 -0.720%
2005 64.079 -0.720%
2004 64.544 -0.710%
2003 65.008 -1.210%
2002 65.802 -1.190%
2001 66.597 -1.180%
2000 67.391 -1.170%
1999 68.186 -1.150%
1998 68.980 2.110%
1997 67.553 2.160%
1996 66.126 2.210%
1995 64.698 2.260%
1994 63.271 2.310%
1993 61.844 2.300%
1992 60.456 2.350%
1991 59.068 2.400%
1990 57.681 2.470%
1989 56.293 2.530%
1988 54.905 -3.610%
1987 56.961 -3.480%
1986 59.017 -3.370%
1985 61.074 -3.260%
1984 63.130 -3.150%
1983 65.186 -2.840%
1982 67.094 -2.770%
1981 69.003 -2.690%
1980 70.911 -2.620%
1979 72.820 -2.550%
1978 74.728 -0.210%
1977 74.883 -0.210%
1976 75.038 -0.210%
1975 75.194 -0.210%
1974 75.349 -0.210%
1973 75.504 -1.150%
1972 76.384 -1.140%
1971 77.263 -1.130%
1970 78.143 -1.110%
1969 79.022 -1.100%
1968 79.902 -2.800%
1967 82.200 -2.720%
1966 84.498 -2.650%
1965 86.797 -2.580%
1964 89.095 -2.510%
1963 91.393 -2.550%
1962 93.782 -2.480%
1961 96.171 -2.420%
1960 98.559 -2.370%
1959 100.948 -2.310%
1958 103.337 -1.970%
1957 105.418 -1.940%
1956 107.499 -1.900%
1955 109.580 -1.860%
1954 111.661 -1.830%
1953 113.742 -1.800%
1952 115.823 -1.760%
1951 117.904 -1.730%
1950 119.985 0.000%