Infant mortality per 1,000 live births reached 4.90 in 2017 in Bosnia and Herzegovina, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 3.92 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Bosnia and Herzegovina reached an all time high of 26.2 in 1984 and an all time low of 4.90 in 2017. When compared to Bosnia and Herzegovina's main peers, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Croatia amounted to 3.90, 2.90 in Italy, 3.20 in Montenegro and 5.00 in Serbia in 2017.
Bosnia and Herzegovina has been ranked 134th within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of infant mortality per 1,000 live births, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
The infant mortality rate is the number of infants dying before reaching one year of age per 1,000 live births in a given year.