Iraq Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Iraq infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Iraq in 2022 is 21.731 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.66% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for Iraq in 2021 was 22.324 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.59% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Iraq in 2020 was 22.918 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.52% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Iraq in 2019 was 23.511 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.46% 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
Iraq - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 21.731 -2.660%
2021 22.324 -2.590%
2020 22.918 -2.520%
2019 23.511 -2.460%
2018 24.105 -3.510%
2017 24.982 -3.400%
2016 25.860 -3.280%
2015 26.737 -3.180%
2014 27.615 -3.080%
2013 28.492 -2.220%
2012 29.139 -2.170%
2011 29.786 -2.130%
2010 30.433 -2.080%
2009 31.080 -2.040%
2008 31.727 -1.710%
2007 32.280 -1.690%
2006 32.834 -1.660%
2005 33.387 -1.630%
2004 33.941 -1.600%
2003 34.494 -1.680%
2002 35.084 -1.660%
2001 35.675 -1.630%
2000 36.265 -1.600%
1999 36.856 -1.580%
1998 37.446 -0.310%
1997 37.562 -0.310%
1996 37.677 -0.310%
1995 37.793 -0.300%
1994 37.908 -0.310%
1993 38.024 -3.270%
1992 39.308 -3.160%
1991 40.591 -3.070%
1990 41.875 -2.970%
1989 43.158 -2.890%
1988 44.442 -2.680%
1987 45.666 -2.610%
1986 46.890 -2.550%
1985 48.115 -2.480%
1984 49.339 -2.420%
1983 50.563 -2.470%
1982 51.843 -2.410%
1981 53.123 -2.350%
1980 54.402 -2.300%
1979 55.682 -2.250%
1978 56.962 -5.240%
1977 60.112 -4.980%
1976 63.262 -4.740%
1975 66.411 -4.530%
1974 69.561 -4.330%
1973 72.711 -4.870%
1972 76.435 -4.650%
1971 80.159 -4.440%
1970 83.883 -4.250%
1969 87.607 -4.080%
1968 91.331 -7.540%
1967 98.784 -7.020%
1966 106.238 -6.560%
1965 113.691 -6.150%
1964 121.145 -5.800%
1963 128.598 -5.990%
1962 136.791 -5.650%
1961 144.984 -5.350%
1960 153.176 -5.080%
1959 161.369 -4.830%
1958 169.562 -6.180%
1957 180.728 -5.820%
1956 191.893 -5.500%
1955 203.059 -5.210%
1954 214.224 -4.950%
1953 225.390 -4.720%
1952 236.556 -4.510%
1951 247.721 -4.310%
1950 258.887 0.000%