Infant mortality per 1,000 live births reached 70.8 in 2018 in Chad, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 2.46 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Chad reached an all time high of 142 in 1969 and an all time low of 69.1 in 2019. When compared to Chad's main peers, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Cameroon amounted to 51.6, 47.9 in Niger, 75.7 in Nigeria and 42.0 in Sudan in 2018.
Chad has been ranked 5th 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.