Malaysia Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Malaysia infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Malaysia in 2022 is 5.301 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.75% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for Malaysia in 2021 was 5.451 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.66% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Malaysia in 2020 was 5.600 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.61% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Malaysia in 2019 was 5.750 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.53% 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
Malaysia - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 5.301 -2.750%
2021 5.451 -2.660%
2020 5.600 -2.610%
2019 5.750 -2.530%
2018 5.899 -1.730%
2017 6.003 -1.720%
2016 6.108 -1.670%
2015 6.212 -1.660%
2014 6.317 -1.620%
2013 6.421 -1.740%
2012 6.535 -1.710%
2011 6.649 -1.700%
2010 6.764 -1.660%
2009 6.878 -1.630%
2008 6.992 -1.770%
2007 7.118 -1.740%
2006 7.244 -1.710%
2005 7.370 -1.680%
2004 7.496 -1.650%
2003 7.622 -5.670%
2002 8.080 -5.360%
2001 8.538 -5.090%
2000 8.996 -4.840%
1999 9.454 -4.620%
1998 9.912 -4.670%
1997 10.398 -4.470%
1996 10.884 -4.280%
1995 11.371 -4.100%
1994 11.857 -3.940%
1993 12.343 -5.120%
1992 13.009 -4.870%
1991 13.675 -4.640%
1990 14.340 -4.440%
1989 15.006 -4.250%
1988 15.672 -6.510%
1987 16.764 -6.120%
1986 17.856 -5.770%
1985 18.949 -5.450%
1984 20.041 -5.170%
1983 21.133 -7.300%
1982 22.797 -6.800%
1981 24.461 -6.370%
1980 26.124 -5.990%
1979 27.788 -5.650%
1978 29.452 -5.720%
1977 31.238 -5.410%
1976 33.023 -5.130%
1975 34.809 -4.880%
1974 36.594 -4.650%
1973 38.380 -3.970%
1972 39.966 -3.820%
1971 41.552 -3.670%
1970 43.137 -3.550%
1969 44.723 -3.420%
1968 46.309 -5.470%
1967 48.988 -5.190%
1966 51.667 -4.930%
1965 54.346 -4.700%
1964 57.025 -4.490%
1963 59.704 -6.360%
1962 63.760 -5.980%
1961 67.817 -5.640%
1960 71.873 -5.340%
1959 75.930 -5.070%
1958 79.986 -5.110%
1957 84.293 -4.860%
1956 88.601 -4.640%
1955 92.908 -4.430%
1954 97.216 -4.240%
1953 101.523 -4.070%
1952 105.830 -3.910%
1951 110.138 -3.760%
1950 114.445 0.000%