Zimbabwe Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Zimbabwe infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Zimbabwe in 2020 is 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.
  • The infant mortality rate for Zimbabwe in 2017 was 41.236 deaths per 1000 live births, a 5.71% 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
Central African Republic 77.570
Sierra Leone 76.513
Chad 71.557
Somalia 66.702
Mali 62.360
South Sudan 62.050
Benin 58.341
Guinea-Bissau 54.407
Haiti 51.772
Comoros 51.345
Liberia 51.187
Burkina Faso 50.563
Mozambique 50.311
Guinea 48.930
Afghanistan 48.869
Togo 47.070
Niger 43.495
Uganda 43.351
Yemen 42.738
Gambia 42.169
Burundi 40.160
Tanzania 38.391
Malawi 37.828
Zimbabwe 36.882
Ethiopia 34.010
Eritrea 31.645
Senegal 30.210
Tajikistan 27.233
Madagascar 26.626
Rwanda 26.536
Nepal 26.110
Zimbabwe - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
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%