Sri Lanka Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Sri Lanka infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Sri Lanka in 2022 is 6.665 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.29% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sri Lanka in 2021 was 6.892 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.2% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sri Lanka in 2020 was 7.120 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.09% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sri Lanka in 2019 was 7.347 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3% decline from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
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
Sri Lanka - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 6.665 -3.290%
2021 6.892 -3.200%
2020 7.120 -3.090%
2019 7.347 -3.000%
2018 7.574 -3.070%
2017 7.814 -2.990%
2016 8.055 -2.890%
2015 8.295 -2.820%
2014 8.536 -2.730%
2013 8.776 -3.070%
2012 9.054 -2.980%
2011 9.332 -2.890%
2010 9.610 -2.810%
2009 9.888 -2.730%
2008 10.166 -3.090%
2007 10.490 -3.000%
2006 10.814 -2.900%
2005 11.137 -2.830%
2004 11.461 -2.750%
2003 11.785 -6.960%
2002 12.667 -6.510%
2001 13.549 -6.110%
2000 14.431 -5.760%
1999 15.313 -5.450%
1998 16.195 -4.480%
1997 16.954 -4.280%
1996 17.712 -4.110%
1995 18.471 -3.940%
1994 19.229 -3.800%
1993 19.988 -4.080%
1992 20.838 -3.920%
1991 21.689 -3.770%
1990 22.539 -3.640%
1989 23.390 -3.510%
1988 24.240 -3.930%
1987 25.232 -3.790%
1986 26.225 -3.640%
1985 27.217 -3.520%
1984 28.210 -3.400%
1983 29.202 -4.310%
1982 30.518 -4.130%
1981 31.834 -3.970%
1980 33.151 -3.820%
1979 34.467 -3.680%
1978 35.783 -4.590%
1977 37.506 -4.390%
1976 39.228 -4.210%
1975 40.951 -4.040%
1974 42.673 -3.880%
1973 44.396 -3.710%
1972 46.105 -3.570%
1971 47.814 -3.450%
1970 49.523 -3.340%
1969 51.232 -3.230%
1968 52.941 -3.110%
1967 54.641 -3.020%
1966 56.341 -2.930%
1965 58.042 -2.850%
1964 59.742 -2.770%
1963 61.442 -3.780%
1962 63.857 -3.640%
1961 66.272 -3.520%
1960 68.687 -3.400%
1959 71.102 -3.280%
1958 73.517 -4.050%
1957 76.620 -3.890%
1956 79.724 -3.750%
1955 82.827 -3.610%
1954 85.931 -3.490%
1953 89.034 -3.370%
1952 92.137 -3.260%
1951 95.241 -3.160%
1950 98.344 0.000%