Infant mortality per 1,000 live births reached 61.8 in 2018 in Mali, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 2.66 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Mali reached an all time high of 243 in 1960 and an all time low of 60.2 in 2019. When compared to Mali's main peers, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Algeria amounted to 20.4, 55.3 in Burkina Faso, 51.4 in Mauritania and 47.9 in Niger in 2018.
Mali has been ranked 12th within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of infant mortality per 1,000 live births, 3 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.