South Sudan Infant Mortality Rate 1950-2022

Chart and table of the South Sudan infant mortality rate from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current infant mortality rate for South Sudan in 2022 is 59.737 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.9% decline from 2021.
  • The infant mortality rate for South Sudan in 2021 was 60.894 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.86% decline from 2020.
  • The infant mortality rate for South Sudan in 2020 was 62.050 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.83% decline from 2019.
  • The infant mortality rate for South Sudan in 2019 was 63.207 deaths per 1000 live births, a 1.8% 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
South Sudan - Historical Infant Mortality Rate Data
Year Infant Mortality Rate Growth Rate
2022 59.737 -1.900%
2021 60.894 -1.860%
2020 62.050 -1.830%
2019 63.207 -1.800%
2018 64.363 -0.450%
2017 64.653 -0.450%
2016 64.943 -0.440%
2015 65.233 -0.440%
2014 65.523 -0.440%
2013 65.813 -3.730%
2012 68.364 -3.600%
2011 70.915 -3.470%
2010 73.466 -3.360%
2009 76.017 -3.250%
2008 78.568 -5.470%
2007 83.118 -5.190%
2006 87.668 -4.930%
2005 92.217 -4.700%
2004 96.767 -4.490%
2003 101.317 -2.400%
2002 103.810 -2.350%
2001 106.303 -2.290%
2000 108.796 -2.240%
1999 111.289 -2.190%
1998 113.782 -2.730%
1997 116.978 -2.660%
1996 120.174 -2.590%
1995 123.371 -2.530%
1994 126.567 -2.460%
1993 129.763 -2.970%
1992 133.738 -2.890%
1991 137.713 -2.810%
1990 141.689 -2.730%
1989 145.664 -2.660%
1988 149.639 -1.830%
1987 152.423 -1.790%
1986 155.207 -1.760%
1985 157.991 -1.730%
1984 160.775 -1.700%
1983 163.559 -0.630%
1982 164.590 -0.620%
1981 165.621 -0.620%
1980 166.651 -0.610%
1979 167.682 -0.610%
1978 168.713 -1.430%
1977 171.158 -1.410%
1976 173.603 -1.390%
1975 176.047 -1.370%
1974 178.492 -1.350%
1973 180.937 -1.370%
1972 183.443 -1.350%
1971 185.949 -1.330%
1970 188.456 -1.310%
1969 190.962 -1.300%
1968 193.468 -1.590%
1967 196.599 -1.570%
1966 199.731 -1.540%
1965 202.862 -1.520%
1964 205.994 -1.500%
1963 209.125 -1.530%
1962 212.367 -1.500%
1961 215.609 -1.480%
1960 218.851 -1.460%
1959 222.093 -1.440%
1958 225.335 -1.980%
1957 229.889 -1.940%
1956 234.443 -1.910%
1955 238.996 -1.870%
1954 243.550 -1.840%
1953 248.104 -1.800%
1952 252.658 -1.770%
1951 257.212 -1.740%
1950 261.765 0.000%