Costa Rica Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Costa Rica infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Costa Rica in 2022 is 6.524 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.95% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for Costa Rica in 2021 was 6.722 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.88% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Costa Rica in 2020 was 6.921 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.78% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Costa Rica in 2019 was 7.119 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.72% 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
Equatorial Guinea 59.917
Turkmenistan 40.320
Gabon 31.894
Namibia 28.475
Botswana 27.425
Guyana 25.120
Venezuela 25.057
South Africa 24.306
Dominican Republic 23.505
Iraq 21.731
Azerbaijan 19.163
Algeria 18.969
Fiji 18.616
Guatemala 18.042
Paraguay 17.802
Suriname 15.824
Grenada 14.533
Jordan 13.168
Mexico 12.729
Ecuador 12.053
Samoa 12.034
Belize 11.667
Brazil 11.434
Colombia 11.357
Tonga 11.268
Peru 11.133
Iran 10.964
Jamaica 10.890
Mauritius 10.037
Armenia 9.640
North Macedonia 9.515
Libya 9.286
Lebanon 9.014
China 8.696
Turkey 7.595
Albania 7.387
Thailand 6.882
Kazakhstan 6.755
Costa Rica 6.524
Romania 5.968
Bulgaria 5.594
Maldives 5.568
Malaysia 5.301
Russia 4.997
Serbia 4.326
Cuba 4.188
Belarus 2.564
Montenegro 2.413
Costa Rica - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 6.524 -2.950%
2021 6.722 -2.880%
2020 6.921 -2.780%
2019 7.119 -2.720%
2018 7.318 -5.220%
2017 7.721 -4.960%
2016 8.124 -4.730%
2015 8.527 -4.510%
2014 8.930 -4.320%
2013 9.333 -1.460%
2012 9.471 -1.440%
2011 9.609 -1.420%
2010 9.747 -1.400%
2009 9.885 -1.380%
2008 10.023 -1.700%
2007 10.196 -1.680%
2006 10.370 -1.640%
2005 10.543 -1.620%
2004 10.717 -1.590%
2003 10.890 -2.640%
2002 11.185 -2.570%
2001 11.480 -2.510%
2000 11.775 -2.440%
1999 12.070 -2.390%
1998 12.365 -3.430%
1997 12.804 -3.320%
1996 13.244 -3.210%
1995 13.683 -3.120%
1994 14.123 -3.010%
1993 14.562 -3.700%
1992 15.122 -3.580%
1991 15.683 -3.450%
1990 16.243 -3.340%
1989 16.804 -3.230%
1988 17.364 -5.730%
1987 18.419 -5.420%
1986 19.475 -5.140%
1985 20.530 -4.890%
1984 21.586 -4.660%
1983 22.641 -9.910%
1982 25.132 -9.020%
1981 27.624 -8.270%
1980 30.115 -7.640%
1979 32.607 -7.100%
1978 35.098 -10.730%
1977 39.315 -9.690%
1976 43.532 -8.830%
1975 47.750 -8.110%
1974 51.967 -7.510%
1973 56.184 -4.570%
1972 58.877 -4.370%
1971 61.570 -4.190%
1970 64.262 -4.020%
1969 66.955 -3.870%
1968 69.648 -3.440%
1967 72.128 -3.330%
1966 74.609 -3.220%
1965 77.089 -3.120%
1964 79.570 -3.020%
1963 82.050 -2.500%
1962 84.153 -2.440%
1961 86.256 -2.380%
1960 88.359 -2.320%
1959 90.462 -2.270%
1958 92.565 -2.260%
1957 94.704 -2.210%
1956 96.843 -2.160%
1955 98.983 -2.120%
1954 101.122 -2.070%
1953 103.261 -2.030%
1952 105.400 -1.990%
1951 107.539 -1.950%
1950 109.679 0.000%