Infant mortality per 1,000 live births reached 83.4 in 2018 in Central African Republic, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 2.96 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Central African Republic reached an all time high of 165 in 1960 and an all time low of 81.0 in 2019. When compared to Central African Republic's main peers, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Cameroon amounted to 51.6, 70.8 in Chad, 42.0 in Sudan and 67.9 in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2018.
Central African Republic has been ranked 1st within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of infant mortality per 1,000 live births, 1 places above 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.