Cameroon Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Cameroon infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Cameroon in 2022 is 55.436 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.52% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for Cameroon in 2021 was 56.872 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.46% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Cameroon in 2020 was 58.309 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.4% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Cameroon in 2019 was 59.745 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.35% decline from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Infant Mortality Rate
Country Name 2022 Infant Mortality Rate
Republic of Congo 60.729
Pakistan 56.888
Nigeria 56.220
Cameroon 55.436
Angola 55.019
Lesotho 52.826
Mauritania 49.255
Zambia 40.606
Sudan 39.006
Kiribati 38.103
Papua New Guinea 37.668
Eswatini 36.266
Myanmar 34.417
Timor-Leste 32.713
Kenya 31.771
Ghana 31.768
Djibouti 29.845
India 27.695
Bolivia 26.184
Sao Tome and Principe 23.296
Bangladesh 22.614
Micronesia 22.452
Bhutan 20.473
Cambodia 20.173
Vanuatu 19.765
Uzbekistan 19.196
Philippines 17.968
Morocco 16.866
Indonesia 16.518
Vietnam 15.627
Mongolia 15.442
Cabo Verde 14.748
Nicaragua 14.557
Solomon Islands 14.192
Egypt 13.654
Honduras 13.505
El Salvador 12.482
Tunisia 10.980
Moldova 10.938
Georgia 8.208
Sri Lanka 6.665
Ukraine 6.220
Cameroon - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 55.436 -2.520%
2021 56.872 -2.460%
2020 58.309 -2.400%
2019 59.745 -2.350%
2018 61.181 -3.000%
2017 63.076 -2.920%
2016 64.971 -2.830%
2015 66.866 -2.760%
2014 68.761 -2.680%
2013 70.656 -2.700%
2012 72.615 -2.630%
2011 74.575 -2.560%
2010 76.534 -2.500%
2009 78.494 -2.430%
2008 80.453 -2.830%
2007 82.796 -2.750%
2006 85.138 -2.680%
2005 87.481 -2.610%
2004 89.823 -2.540%
2003 92.166 -2.880%
2002 94.903 -2.800%
2001 97.639 -2.730%
2000 100.376 -2.650%
1999 103.112 -2.590%
1998 105.849 0.560%
1997 105.261 0.560%
1996 104.674 0.560%
1995 104.086 0.570%
1994 103.499 0.570%
1993 102.911 0.600%
1992 102.294 0.610%
1991 101.676 0.610%
1990 101.059 0.620%
1989 100.441 0.620%
1988 99.824 -0.810%
1987 100.635 -0.800%
1986 101.447 -0.790%
1985 102.258 -0.790%
1984 103.070 -0.780%
1983 103.881 -1.610%
1982 105.586 -1.590%
1981 107.290 -1.560%
1980 108.995 -1.540%
1979 110.699 -1.520%
1978 112.404 -1.930%
1977 114.613 -1.890%
1976 116.822 -1.850%
1975 119.030 -1.820%
1974 121.239 -1.790%
1973 123.448 -1.590%
1972 125.444 -1.570%
1971 127.439 -1.540%
1970 129.435 -1.520%
1969 131.430 -1.500%
1968 133.426 -1.150%
1967 134.977 -1.140%
1966 136.528 -1.120%
1965 138.078 -1.110%
1964 139.629 -1.100%
1963 141.180 -1.070%
1962 142.713 -1.060%
1961 144.247 -1.050%
1960 145.780 -1.040%
1959 147.314 -1.030%
1958 148.847 -0.810%
1957 150.069 -0.810%
1956 151.292 -0.800%
1955 152.514 -0.800%
1954 153.737 -0.790%
1953 154.959 -0.780%
1952 156.181 -0.780%
1951 157.404 -0.770%
1950 158.626 0.000%