Infant Mortality (Per 1,000 Live Births) fell 9.59% to 13.2 in Brazil in 2017

Infant Mortality (Per 1,000 Live Births), 2017
Health Care | Brazil | February 1, 2019
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Infant mortality per 1,000 live births fell 9.59% to 13.2 in Brazil in 2017, according to World Bank / WHO.

Historically, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Brazil reached an all time high of 128 in 1960 and an all time low of 13.2 in 2017. When compared to Brazil's main peers, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Bolivia amounted to 28.0, 11.6 in Peru and 25.7 in Venezuela in 2017.

Brazil has been ranked 89th within the group of 172 countries we follow in terms of infant mortality per 1,000 live births, 3 places below the position seen 10 years ago.

Infant Mortality (Per 1,000 Live Births) Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bolivia 34.7 33.4 32.2 31.1 30.0
Brazil 16.0 15.4 14.9 14.5 14.0
Chile 7.20 7.20 7.10 6.90 6.70
Colombia 15.4 14.9 14.4 14.0 13.5
Guyana 30.1 29.5 28.9 28.3 27.5
Paraguay 21.4 20.8 20.2 19.6 19.0
Peru 15.1 14.4 13.7 13.1 12.6
Trinidad and Tobago 27.1 26.5 25.8 25.2 24.5
Venezuela 14.3 14.6 15.4 16.9 19.2