Infant mortality per 1,000 live births reached 3.20 in 2017 in Montenegro, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 8.57 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Montenegro reached an all time high of 24.1 in 1984 and an all time low of 3.20 in 2017. When compared to Montenegro's main peers, infant mortality per 1,000 live births in Albania amounted to 7.80, 4.90 in Bosnia and Herzegovina, 3.90 in Croatia and 5.00 in Serbia in 2017.
Montenegro has been ranked 151st within the group of 174 countries we follow in terms of infant mortality per 1,000 live births, 23 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.