Rankings

Death rates and infant mortality Change

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Lowest infant mortality rate

Number of deaths per 1,000 live births 2020-25

  1. Rank
    1
    Country
    Finland
    Result
    1
  2. Rank
    Country
    Hong Kong
    Result
    1
  3. Rank
    Country
    Iceland
    Result
    1
  4. Rank
    Country
    Norway
    Result
    1
  5. Rank
    Country
    Portugal
    Result
    1
  6. Rank
    6
    Country
    Macau
    Result
    2
  7. Rank
    Country
    Monaco
    Result
    2 a
  8. Rank
    Country
    Netherlands
    Result
    2
  9. Rank
    Country
    Singapore
    Result
    2
  10. Rank
    Country
    Slovenia
    Result
    2
  11. Rank
    Country
    South Korea
    Result
    2
  12. Rank
    Country
    Spain
    Result
    2
  13. Rank
    Country
    Sweden
    Result
    2
  14. Rank
    Country
    Luxembourg
    Result
    2
  15. Rank
    Country
    Japan
    Result
    2
  16. Rank
    Country
    Austria
    Result
    2
  17. Rank
    Country
    Belgium
    Result
    2
  18. Rank
    Country
    Czech Republic
    Result
    2
  19. Rank
    Country
    France
    Result
    2
  20. Rank
    Country
    Germany
    Result
    2
  21. Rank
    Country
    Ireland
    Result
    2
  22. Rank
    Country
    Israel
    Result
    2
  23. Rank
    Country
    Italy
    Result
    2
  24. Rank
    24
    Country
    Lithuania
    Result
    3
  25. Rank
    Country
    Montenegro
    Result
    3
  26. Rank
    Country
    New Zealand
    Result
    3
  27. Rank
    Country
    RĂ©union
    Result
    3
  28. Rank
    Country
    Switzerland
    Result
    3
  29. Rank
    Country
    Taiwan
    Result
    3
  30. Rank
    Country
    United Kingdom
    Result
    3
  31. Rank
    Country
    Greece
    Result
    3
  32. Rank
    Country
    Estonia
    Result
    3
  33. Rank
    Country
    Australia
    Result
    3
  34. Rank
    Country
    Belarus
    Result
    3
  35. Rank
    Country
    Bermuda
    Result
    3 a
  36. Rank
    Country
    Canada
    Result
    3
  37. Rank
    Country
    Croatia
    Result
    3
  38. Rank
    Country
    Cyprus
    Result
    3
  39. Rank
    Country
    Denmark
    Result
    3
  40. Rank
    40
    Country
    Malta
    Result
    4
  41. Rank
    Country
    Liechtenstein
    Result
    4 a
  42. Rank
    Country
    Hungary
    Result
    4
  43. Rank
    Country
    Guadeloupe
    Result
    4
  44. Rank
    Country
    Cuba
    Result
    4
  45. Rank
    Country
    Andorra
    Result
    4 a
  46. Rank
    Country
    Poland
    Result
    4

Index key & notes

Notes

Note: Rates can be underestimated in certain countries where not all deaths are officially recorded.

Sources: UN World Population Prospects; CIA World Factbook

a 2016 estimate