Malawi Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Malawi infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Malawi in 2022 is 34.327 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.85% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for Malawi in 2021 was 36.078 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.63% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Malawi in 2020 was 37.828 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.42% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Malawi in 2019 was 39.579 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.23% 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
Central African Republic 73.237
Sierra Leone 72.253
Chad 68.614
Somalia 64.097
South Sudan 59.737
Mali 58.923
Benin 55.533
Guinea-Bissau 51.693
Comoros 49.591
Haiti 49.246
Liberia 48.317
Burkina Faso 46.914
Mozambique 46.718
Guinea 46.216
Afghanistan 46.032
Togo 44.465
Yemen 42.245
Niger 40.686
Uganda 40.564
Gambia 39.508
Burundi 37.877
Tanzania 35.576
Zimbabwe 35.025
Malawi 34.327
Ethiopia 31.019
Eritrea 28.570
Senegal 27.673
Tajikistan 25.208
Nepal 24.287
Madagascar 24.212
Rwanda 23.889
Malawi - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 34.327 -4.850%
2021 36.078 -4.630%
2020 37.828 -4.420%
2019 39.579 -4.230%
2018 41.329 -5.150%
2017 43.574 -4.900%
2016 45.818 -4.670%
2015 48.063 -4.460%
2014 50.307 -4.270%
2013 52.552 -5.700%
2012 55.727 -5.390%
2011 58.902 -5.110%
2010 62.077 -4.870%
2009 65.252 -4.640%
2008 68.427 -5.130%
2007 72.129 -4.880%
2006 75.831 -4.650%
2005 79.532 -4.450%
2004 83.234 -4.260%
2003 86.936 -4.250%
2002 90.797 -4.080%
2001 94.658 -3.920%
2000 98.519 -3.770%
1999 102.380 -3.630%
1998 106.241 -3.790%
1997 110.424 -3.650%
1996 114.607 -3.520%
1995 118.791 -3.400%
1994 122.974 -3.290%
1993 127.157 -2.150%
1992 129.954 -2.110%
1991 132.751 -2.060%
1990 135.547 -2.020%
1989 138.344 -1.980%
1988 141.141 -0.940%
1987 142.487 -0.940%
1986 143.833 -0.930%
1985 145.178 -0.920%
1984 146.524 -0.910%
1983 147.870 -0.990%
1982 149.354 -0.980%
1981 150.838 -0.970%
1980 152.322 -0.960%
1979 153.806 -0.960%
1978 155.290 -0.890%
1977 156.691 -0.890%
1976 158.093 -0.880%
1975 159.494 -0.870%
1974 160.896 -0.860%
1973 162.297 -0.880%
1972 163.734 -0.870%
1971 165.171 -0.860%
1970 166.609 -0.860%
1969 168.046 -0.850%
1968 169.483 -0.360%
1967 170.101 -0.360%
1966 170.720 -0.360%
1965 171.338 -0.360%
1964 171.957 -0.360%
1963 172.575 -0.430%
1962 173.312 -0.420%
1961 174.048 -0.420%
1960 174.785 -0.420%
1959 175.521 -0.420%
1958 176.258 -0.240%
1957 176.689 -0.240%
1956 177.121 -0.240%
1955 177.552 -0.240%
1954 177.984 -0.240%
1953 178.415 -0.240%
1952 178.846 -0.240%
1951 179.278 -0.240%
1950 179.709 0.000%