Rwanda Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Rwanda infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Rwanda in 2022 is 23.889 deaths per 1000 live births, a 5.25% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for Rwanda in 2021 was 25.213 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.99% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Rwanda in 2020 was 26.536 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.75% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Rwanda in 2019 was 27.860 deaths per 1000 live births, a 4.54% 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
Rwanda - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 23.889 -5.250%
2021 25.213 -4.990%
2020 26.536 -4.750%
2019 27.860 -4.540%
2018 29.184 -6.550%
2017 31.229 -6.150%
2016 33.275 -5.790%
2015 35.320 -5.480%
2014 37.366 -5.190%
2013 39.411 -10.560%
2012 44.066 -9.550%
2011 48.720 -8.720%
2010 53.375 -8.020%
2009 58.029 -7.430%
2008 62.684 -9.160%
2007 69.004 -8.390%
2006 75.324 -7.740%
2005 81.644 -7.180%
2004 87.964 -6.700%
2003 94.284 -5.610%
2002 99.883 -5.310%
2001 105.483 -5.040%
2000 111.082 -4.800%
1999 116.682 -4.580%
1998 122.281 -10.790%
1997 137.076 -9.740%
1996 151.871 -8.880%
1995 166.667 -8.150%
1994 181.462 -7.540%
1993 196.257 8.460%
1992 180.952 9.240%
1991 165.647 10.180%
1990 150.342 11.330%
1989 135.037 12.780%
1988 119.732 0.990%
1987 118.553 1.000%
1986 117.375 1.010%
1985 116.196 1.020%
1984 115.018 1.040%
1983 113.839 -2.770%
1982 117.077 -2.690%
1981 120.315 -2.620%
1980 123.552 -2.550%
1979 126.790 -2.490%
1978 130.028 -0.700%
1977 130.943 -0.690%
1976 131.858 -0.690%
1975 132.774 -0.680%
1974 133.689 -0.680%
1973 134.604 -0.220%
1972 134.898 -0.220%
1971 135.192 -0.220%
1970 135.486 -0.220%
1969 135.780 -0.220%
1968 136.074 -0.580%
1967 136.864 -0.570%
1966 137.655 -0.570%
1965 138.445 -0.570%
1964 139.236 -0.560%
1963 140.026 -0.730%
1962 141.058 -0.730%
1961 142.089 -0.720%
1960 143.121 -0.720%
1959 144.152 -0.710%
1958 145.184 -0.700%
1957 146.214 -0.700%
1956 147.244 -0.700%
1955 148.275 -0.690%
1954 149.305 -0.690%
1953 150.335 -0.680%
1952 151.365 -0.680%
1951 152.395 -0.670%
1950 153.426 0.000%