Infant mortality per 1,000 live births reached 3.10 in 2017 in Germany, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 3.13 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Germany reached an all time high of 23.5 in 1968 and an all time low of 3.10 in 2017. When compared to Germany's main peers, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Austria amounted to 2.90, 3.10 in Belgium, 3.50 in France and 4.00 in Poland in 2017.
Germany has been ranked 154th within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of infant mortality per 1,000 live births, 4 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.