Sierra Leone Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the Sierra Leone infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for Sierra Leone in 2022 is 72.253 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.86% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sierra Leone in 2021 was 74.383 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.78% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sierra Leone in 2020 was 76.513 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.71% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for Sierra Leone in 2019 was 78.643 deaths per 1000 live births, a 2.64% 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
Sierra Leone - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 72.253 -2.860%
2021 74.383 -2.780%
2020 76.513 -2.710%
2019 78.643 -2.640%
2018 80.773 -3.890%
2017 84.043 -3.750%
2016 87.314 -3.610%
2015 90.584 -3.490%
2014 93.855 -3.370%
2013 97.125 -4.890%
2012 102.118 -4.660%
2011 107.111 -4.450%
2010 112.104 -4.260%
2009 117.097 -4.090%
2008 122.090 -3.140%
2007 126.049 -3.040%
2006 130.007 -2.960%
2005 133.966 -2.870%
2004 137.924 -2.790%
2003 141.883 -2.100%
2002 144.920 -2.050%
2001 147.956 -2.010%
2000 150.993 -1.970%
1999 154.029 -1.930%
1998 157.066 -0.720%
1997 158.213 -0.720%
1996 159.360 -0.710%
1995 160.507 -0.710%
1994 161.654 -0.700%
1993 162.801 -0.360%
1992 163.393 -0.360%
1991 163.985 -0.360%
1990 164.576 -0.360%
1989 165.168 -0.360%
1988 165.760 -0.630%
1987 166.817 -0.630%
1986 167.875 -0.630%
1985 168.932 -0.620%
1984 169.990 -0.620%
1983 171.047 -1.000%
1982 172.773 -0.990%
1981 174.499 -0.980%
1980 176.226 -0.970%
1979 177.952 -0.960%
1978 179.678 -1.160%
1977 181.792 -1.150%
1976 183.906 -1.140%
1975 186.019 -1.120%
1974 188.133 -1.110%
1973 190.247 -1.400%
1972 192.955 -1.380%
1971 195.663 -1.370%
1970 198.372 -1.350%
1969 201.080 -1.330%
1968 203.788 -1.220%
1967 206.298 -1.200%
1966 208.807 -1.190%
1965 211.317 -1.170%
1964 213.826 -1.160%
1963 216.336 -0.820%
1962 218.123 -0.810%
1961 219.910 -0.810%
1960 221.698 -0.800%
1959 223.485 -0.790%
1958 225.272 -1.040%
1957 227.650 -1.030%
1956 230.029 -1.020%
1955 232.407 -1.010%
1954 234.786 -1.000%
1953 237.164 -0.990%
1952 239.542 -0.980%
1951 241.921 -0.970%
1950 244.299 0.000%