Papua New Guinea Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Papua New Guinea infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Papua New Guinea in 2022 is 37.668 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.76% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for Papua New Guinea in 2021 was 38.738 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.69% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Papua New Guinea in 2020 was 39.809 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.62% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Papua New Guinea in 2019 was 40.879 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.55% 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
Papua New Guinea - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 37.668 -2.760%
2021 38.738 -2.690%
2020 39.809 -2.620%
2019 40.879 -2.550%
2018 41.949 -2.950%
2017 43.222 -2.860%
2016 44.494 -2.780%
2015 45.767 -2.700%
2014 47.039 -2.630%
2013 48.312 -2.490%
2012 49.545 -2.430%
2011 50.778 -2.370%
2010 52.010 -2.320%
2009 53.243 -2.260%
2008 54.476 -1.350%
2007 55.219 -1.330%
2006 55.962 -1.310%
2005 56.705 -1.290%
2004 57.448 -1.280%
2003 58.191 -0.830%
2002 58.677 -0.820%
2001 59.164 -0.810%
2000 59.650 -0.810%
1999 60.137 -0.800%
1998 60.623 -1.070%
1997 61.276 -1.050%
1996 61.929 -1.040%
1995 62.581 -1.030%
1994 63.234 -1.020%
1993 63.887 -1.380%
1992 64.780 -1.360%
1991 65.673 -1.340%
1990 66.565 -1.320%
1989 67.458 -1.310%
1988 68.351 -1.660%
1987 69.505 -1.630%
1986 70.659 -1.610%
1985 71.813 -1.580%
1984 72.967 -1.560%
1983 74.121 -2.200%
1982 75.785 -2.150%
1981 77.449 -2.100%
1980 79.112 -2.060%
1979 80.776 -2.020%
1978 82.440 -2.690%
1977 84.720 -2.620%
1976 87.001 -2.550%
1975 89.281 -2.490%
1974 91.562 -2.430%
1973 93.842 -2.940%
1972 96.687 -2.860%
1971 99.533 -2.780%
1970 102.378 -2.700%
1969 105.224 -2.630%
1968 108.069 -2.890%
1967 111.285 -2.810%
1966 114.501 -2.730%
1965 117.717 -2.660%
1964 120.933 -2.590%
1963 124.149 -2.710%
1962 127.613 -2.640%
1961 131.077 -2.570%
1960 134.540 -2.510%
1959 138.004 -2.450%
1958 141.468 -2.300%
1957 144.792 -2.240%
1956 148.115 -2.190%
1955 151.439 -2.150%
1954 154.762 -2.100%
1953 158.086 -2.060%
1952 161.410 -2.020%
1951 164.733 -1.980%
1950 168.057 0.000%