Namibia Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Namibia infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Namibia in 2022 is 28.475 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.13% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for Namibia in 2021 was 29.702 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.96% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Namibia in 2020 was 30.928 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.82% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Namibia in 2019 was 32.155 deaths per 1000 live births, a 3.68% 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
Namibia - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 28.475 -4.130%
2021 29.702 -3.960%
2020 30.928 -3.820%
2019 32.155 -3.680%
2018 33.382 -3.010%
2017 34.418 -2.920%
2016 35.453 -2.840%
2015 36.489 -2.760%
2014 37.524 -2.690%
2013 38.560 -2.480%
2012 39.540 -2.420%
2011 40.520 -2.360%
2010 41.500 -2.310%
2009 42.480 -2.250%
2008 43.460 -3.410%
2007 44.994 -3.290%
2006 46.527 -3.190%
2005 48.061 -3.090%
2004 49.594 -3.000%
2003 51.128 0.160%
2002 51.048 0.160%
2001 50.967 0.160%
2000 50.887 0.160%
1999 50.806 0.160%
1998 50.726 0.380%
1997 50.536 0.380%
1996 50.347 0.380%
1995 50.157 0.380%
1994 49.968 0.380%
1993 49.778 -2.080%
1992 50.835 -2.040%
1991 51.891 -2.000%
1990 52.948 -1.960%
1989 54.004 -1.920%
1988 55.061 -4.730%
1987 57.793 -4.510%
1986 60.525 -4.320%
1985 63.257 -4.140%
1984 65.989 -3.980%
1983 68.721 -2.050%
1982 70.157 -2.010%
1981 71.594 -1.970%
1980 73.030 -1.930%
1979 74.467 -1.890%
1978 75.903 -3.040%
1977 78.281 -2.950%
1976 80.660 -2.860%
1975 83.038 -2.790%
1974 85.417 -2.710%
1973 87.795 -2.860%
1972 90.379 -2.780%
1971 92.962 -2.700%
1970 95.546 -2.630%
1969 98.129 -2.570%
1968 100.713 -2.820%
1967 103.637 -2.740%
1966 106.560 -2.670%
1965 109.484 -2.600%
1964 112.407 -2.540%
1963 115.331 -2.610%
1962 118.420 -2.540%
1961 121.509 -2.480%
1960 124.597 -2.420%
1959 127.686 -2.360%
1958 130.775 -1.980%
1957 133.417 -1.940%
1956 136.060 -1.900%
1955 138.702 -1.870%
1954 141.345 -1.830%
1953 143.987 -1.800%
1952 146.629 -1.770%
1951 149.272 -1.740%
1950 151.914 0.000%