7.1.7. Infant mortality (2000–)*(1/2)

(per thousand live-born)

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Countries 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Austria 4.8 4.8 4.1 4.5 4.5 4.2 3.6 3.7 3.7
Belgium 4.8 4.5 4.4 4.1 3.9 3.7 4.0 3.9 3.8
Bulgaria 13.3 14.4 13.3 12.3 11.6 10.4 9.7 9.2 8.6
Cyprus 5.6 4.9 4.7 4.1 3.5 4.6 3.1 3.7 3.5
Czechia 4.1 4.0 4.1 3.9 3.7 3.4 3.3 3.1 2.8
Denmark 5.3 4.9 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 3.5 4.0 4.0
United Kingdom 5.6 5.5 5.2 5.3 5.0 5.1 4.9 4.7 4.6
Estonia 8.4 8.8 5.7 7.0 6.4 5.4 4.4 5.0 5.0
Finland 3.8 3.2 3.0 3.1 3.3 3.0 2.8 2.7 2.6
France 4.5 4.6 4.2 4.2 4.0 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8
Greece 5.9 5.1 5.1 4.0 4.1 3.8 3.7 3.5 2.7
Netherlands 5.1 5.4 5.0 4.8 4.4 4.9 4.4 4.1 3.8
Croatia 7.4 7.7 7.0 6.3 6.1 5.7 5.2 5.6 4.5
Ireland 6.2 5.7 5.0 5.3 4.6 3.8 3.9 3.2 3.4
Poland 8.1 7.7 7.5 7.0 6.8 6.4 6.0 6.0 5.6
Latvia 10.3 11.0 9.8 9.4 9.3 7.7 7.4 8.5 6.6
Lithuania 8.6 8.0 8.1 6.9 8.1 7.1 7.2 6.3 5.5
Luxembourg 5.1 5.9 5.1 4.9 3.9 2.6 2.5 1.8 1.8
Hungary 9.2 8.1 7.2 7.3 6.6 6.2 5.7 5.9 5.6
Malta 5.2 3.8 5.4 5.7 5.7 5.4 3.7 6.6 8.5
Germany 4.4 4.3 4.2 4.2 4.1 3.9 3.8 3.9 3.5
Italy 4.3 4.4 4.1 3.8 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.1 3.1
Portugal 5.5 5.0 5.0 4.1 3.8 3.5 3.3 3.4 3.3
Romania 18.6 18.4 17.3 16.7 16.8 15.0 13.9 12.0 11.0
Spain 4.4 4.0 4.1 3.9 3.9 3.7 3.5 3.4 3.3
Sweden 3.4 3.7 3.3 3.1 3.1 2.4 2.8 2.5 2.5
Slovakia 8.6 6.2 7.6 7.9 6.8 7.2 6.6 6.1 5.9
Slovenia 4.9 4.2 3.8 4.0 3.7 4.1 3.4 2.8 2.4
European Union–28 5.9 5.8 5.4 5.3 5.1 4.8 4.6 4.4 4.2
Euro area–19 4.7 4.6 4.4 4.2 4.1 3.9 3.8 3.7 3.5
Iceland 3.0 2.7 2.2 2.4 2.8 2.3 1.4 2.0 2.5
North Macedonia 11.8 11.9 10.2 11.3 13.2 12.8 11.5 10.3 9.7
Montenegro 11.1 14.6 10.8 11.0 7.8 8.4 11.0 7.4 7.5
Norway 3.8 3.9 3.5 3.3 3.2 3.1 3.2 3.1 2.7
Russia 16.6 15.8 14.8 13.9 12.9 11.9 11.1 10.3 9.7
Switzerland 4.9 5.0 4.5 4.3 4.2 4.2 4.4 3.9 4.0
Serbia 10.6 10.2 10.1 9.0 8.1 8.0 7.4 7.1 6.7
Turkey 28.4 28.6 29.6 29.1 27.4 25.8 24.5 16.5 15.7
India 66.7 64.4 62.2 60.0 57.8 55.7 53.7 51.6 49.5
Israel 5.6 5.4 5.2 4.9 4.7 4.5 4.3 4.1 3.9
Japan 3.3 3.1 3.0 2.9 2.8 2.8 2.7 2.6 2.5
China 30.1 28.2 26.2 24.1 22.2 20.3 18.6 17.1 15.8
Republic of Korea 6.4 6.1 5.7 5.4 5.1 4.7 4.4 4.1 3.9
South Africa 52.1 52.9 53.6 53.5 52.9 52.0 50.5 47.2 44.8
Egypt 37.3 35.4 33.7 32.2 30.8 29.6 28.4 27.3 26.2
Brazil 30.4 28.6 26.8 25.2 23.6 22.1 20.8 19.5 18.5
United States 7.1 7.0 6.9 6.8 6.9 6.8 6.7 6.5 6.5
Canada 5.3 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.1 5.0
Mexico 22.5 21.3 20.3 19.3 18.4 17.6 16.9 16.3 15.8
Australia 5.1 5.0 5.0 4.9 4.8 4.8 4.6 4.5 4.4
New Zealand 6.1 5.9 5.8 5.7 5.5 5.4 5.4 5.3 5.3
*Source: Eurostat (Luxembourg); World Development Indicators (The World Bank, Washington D.C.).  Revised data 

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