Ghana Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Ghana infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Ghana in 2022 is 31.768 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.95% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for Ghana in 2021 was 32.735 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.87% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Ghana in 2020 was 33.701 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.79% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Ghana in 2019 was 34.668 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.71% 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
Ghana - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 31.768 -2.950%
2021 32.735 -2.870%
2020 33.701 -2.790%
2019 34.668 -2.710%
2018 35.634 -4.910%
2017 37.474 -4.680%
2016 39.314 -4.470%
2015 41.154 -4.280%
2014 42.994 -4.100%
2013 44.834 -3.810%
2012 46.612 -3.670%
2011 48.390 -3.540%
2010 50.168 -3.420%
2009 51.946 -3.310%
2008 53.724 -2.600%
2007 55.159 -2.540%
2006 56.594 -2.470%
2005 58.030 -2.410%
2004 59.465 -2.360%
2003 60.900 -1.930%
2002 62.099 -1.890%
2001 63.298 -1.860%
2000 64.498 -1.830%
1999 65.697 -1.790%
1998 66.896 -1.650%
1997 68.017 -1.620%
1996 69.137 -1.600%
1995 70.258 -1.570%
1994 71.378 -1.550%
1993 72.499 -2.740%
1992 74.545 -2.670%
1991 76.590 -2.600%
1990 78.636 -2.530%
1989 80.681 -2.470%
1988 82.727 -2.340%
1987 84.713 -2.290%
1986 86.699 -2.240%
1985 88.685 -2.190%
1984 90.671 -2.140%
1983 92.657 -1.380%
1982 93.957 -1.370%
1981 95.258 -1.350%
1980 96.558 -1.330%
1979 97.859 -1.310%
1978 99.159 -1.450%
1977 100.616 -1.430%
1976 102.074 -1.410%
1975 103.531 -1.390%
1974 104.989 -1.370%
1973 106.446 -1.260%
1972 107.808 -1.250%
1971 109.170 -1.230%
1970 110.531 -1.220%
1969 111.893 -1.200%
1968 113.255 -1.530%
1967 115.012 -1.500%
1966 116.769 -1.480%
1965 118.525 -1.460%
1964 120.282 -1.440%
1963 122.039 -1.840%
1962 124.327 -1.810%
1961 126.615 -1.770%
1960 128.902 -1.740%
1959 131.190 -1.710%
1958 133.478 -2.050%
1957 136.270 -2.010%
1956 139.062 -1.970%
1955 141.854 -1.930%
1954 144.646 -1.890%
1953 147.438 -1.860%
1952 150.230 -1.820%
1951 153.022 -1.790%
1950 155.814 0.000%