Infant mortality per 1,000 live births reached 63.3 in 2018 in Liberia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 1.77 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Liberia reached an all time high of 208 in 1961 and an all time low of 62.2 in 2019. When compared to Liberia's main peers, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Ghana amounted to 35.0, 65.1 in Guinea, 60.6 in Ivory Coast and 83.4 in Sierra Leone in 2018.
Liberia has been ranked 9th within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of infant mortality per 1,000 live births, 5 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.