Mauritania Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Mauritania infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Mauritania in 2022 is 49.255 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.08% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for Mauritania in 2021 was 50.301 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.04% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Mauritania in 2020 was 51.346 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Mauritania in 2019 was 52.392 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.96% 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
Mauritania - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 49.255 -2.080%
2021 50.301 -2.040%
2020 51.346 -2.000%
2019 52.392 -1.960%
2018 53.437 -1.990%
2017 54.522 -1.950%
2016 55.607 -1.920%
2015 56.693 -1.880%
2014 57.778 -1.840%
2013 58.863 -2.230%
2012 60.205 -2.180%
2011 61.547 -2.130%
2010 62.888 -2.090%
2009 64.230 -2.050%
2008 65.572 -1.100%
2007 66.298 -1.080%
2006 67.024 -1.070%
2005 67.751 -1.060%
2004 68.477 -1.050%
2003 69.203 -0.150%
2002 69.304 -0.150%
2001 69.405 -0.150%
2000 69.507 -0.150%
1999 69.608 -0.140%
1998 69.709 -0.170%
1997 69.831 -0.180%
1996 69.954 -0.170%
1995 70.076 -0.180%
1994 70.199 -0.170%
1993 70.321 -1.490%
1992 71.383 -1.470%
1991 72.445 -1.450%
1990 73.508 -1.420%
1989 74.570 -1.400%
1988 75.632 -2.860%
1987 77.861 -2.780%
1986 80.089 -2.710%
1985 82.318 -2.640%
1984 84.546 -2.570%
1983 86.775 -2.220%
1982 88.745 -2.170%
1981 90.715 -2.130%
1980 92.685 -2.080%
1979 94.655 -2.040%
1978 96.625 -1.310%
1977 97.909 -1.290%
1976 99.193 -1.280%
1975 100.478 -1.260%
1974 101.762 -1.250%
1973 103.046 -1.120%
1972 104.218 -1.110%
1971 105.391 -1.100%
1970 106.563 -1.090%
1969 107.736 -1.080%
1968 108.908 -2.310%
1967 111.478 -2.250%
1966 114.048 -2.200%
1965 116.617 -2.160%
1964 119.187 -2.110%
1963 121.757 -2.500%
1962 124.881 -2.440%
1961 128.005 -2.380%
1960 131.130 -2.330%
1959 134.254 -2.270%
1958 137.378 -1.490%
1957 139.455 -1.470%
1956 141.533 -1.450%
1955 143.610 -1.430%
1954 145.688 -1.410%
1953 147.765 -1.390%
1952 149.842 -1.370%
1951 151.920 -1.350%
1950 153.997 0.000%