Posted by: brambledoula | September 9, 2007

World Wide Infant Mortality Ranking

Think it’s such a great idea to get all those modern interventions?

Look where they’ve gotten us. We’re number 36. We’re DOWN from number 27. That sucks.

http://www.geographyiq.com/ranking/ranking_Infant_Mortality_Rate_aall.htm

Rank Country Value / Unit
1. Singapore 2.28 deaths/1,000 live births
2. Sweden 2.77 deaths/1,000 live births
3. Hong Kong 2.97 deaths/1,000 live births
4. Japan 3.28 deaths/1,000 live births
5. Iceland 3.31 deaths/1,000 live births
6. Finland 3.59 deaths/1,000 live births
7. Norway 3.73 deaths/1,000 live births
8. Malta 3.94 deaths/1,000 live births
9. Czech Republic 3.97 deaths/1,000 live births
10. Andorra 4.05 deaths/1,000 live births
11. Germany 4.20 deaths/1,000 live births
12. France 4.31 deaths/1,000 live births
13. Macau 4.39 deaths/1,000 live births
14. Switzerland 4.43 deaths/1,000 live births
15. Spain 4.48 deaths/1,000 live births
16. Slovenia 4.50 deaths/1,000 live births
17. Denmark 4.63 deaths/1,000 live births
18. Austria 4.68 deaths/1,000 live births
19. Australia 4.76 deaths/1,000 live births
Belgium 4.76 deaths/1,000 live births
21. Liechtenstein 4.77 deaths/1,000 live births
22. Canada 4.82 deaths/1,000 live births
23. Luxembourg 4.88 deaths/1,000 live births
24. Netherlands 5.11 deaths/1,000 live births
25. Portugal 5.13 deaths/1,000 live births
26. United Kingdom 5.22 deaths/1,000 live births
27. Ireland 5.50 deaths/1,000 live births
28. Monaco 5.53 deaths/1,000 live births
29. Greece 5.63 deaths/1,000 live births
30. San Marino 5.85 deaths/1,000 live births
31. New Zealand 5.96 deaths/1,000 live births
32. Aruba 6.02 deaths/1,000 live births
33. Italy 6.07 deaths/1,000 live births
34. Cuba 6.45 deaths/1,000 live births
35. Taiwan 6.52 deaths/1,000 live births
36. United States 6.63 deaths/1,000 live births
37. Croatia 6.96 deaths/1,000 live births
38. Lithuania 7.13 deaths/1,000 live births
39. Korea, South 7.18 deaths/1,000 live births
40. Israel 7.21 deaths/1,000 live births
41. Cyprus 7.36 deaths/1,000 live births
42. Slovakia 7.62 deaths/1,000 live births
43. New Caledonia 7.89 deaths/1,000 live births
44. Reunion 7.95 deaths/1,000 live births
45. Estonia 8.08 deaths/1,000 live births
46. Virgin Islands 8.21 deaths/1,000 live births
47. Puerto Rico 8.37 deaths/1,000 live births
48. Cayman Islands 8.41 deaths/1,000 live births
49. French Polynesia 8.61 deaths/1,000 live births
50. Hungary 8.68 deaths/1,000 live births
51. Poland 8.73 deaths/1,000 live births
52. Bermuda 8.79 deaths/1,000 live births
53. Chile 9.05 deaths/1,000 live births
54. American Samoa 9.48 deaths/1,000 live births
55. Latvia 9.67 deaths/1,000 live births
56. Nauru 10.14 deaths/1,000 live births
57. Costa Rica 10.26 deaths/1,000 live births
Kuwait 10.26 deaths/1,000 live births
59. Netherlands Antilles 10.37 deaths/1,000 live births
60. Macedonia 11.74 deaths/1,000 live births
61. Uruguay 12.31 deaths/1,000 live births
62. French Guiana 12.46 deaths/1,000 live births
63. Barbados 12.61 deaths/1,000 live births
64. Jamaica 12.81 deaths/1,000 live births
65. Fiji 12.99 deaths/1,000 live births
Tonga 12.99 deaths/1,000 live births
67. Brunei 13.05 deaths/1,000 live births
68. Serbia and Montenegro 13.43 deaths/1,000 live births
69. Belarus 13.62 deaths/1,000 live births
70. Saudi Arabia 13.70 deaths/1,000 live births
71. Saint Lucia 13.95 deaths/1,000 live births
72. Grenada 14.62 deaths/1,000 live births
73. Dominica 14.75 deaths/1,000 live births
74. Sri Lanka 14.78 deaths/1,000 live births
75. Saint Kitts and Nevis 14.94 deaths/1,000 live births
76. United Arab Emirates 15.06 deaths/1,000 live births
77. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 15.24 deaths/1,000 live births
78. Palau 15.30 deaths/1,000 live births
79. Mauritius 15.57 deaths/1,000 live births
80. Argentina 15.66 deaths/1,000 live births
81. Seychelles 15.97 deaths/1,000 live births
82. Greenland 16.31 deaths/1,000 live births
83. Russia 16.96 deaths/1,000 live births
84. Bahrain 17.91 deaths/1,000 live births
85. British Virgin Islands 18.05 deaths/1,000 live births
86. Jordan 18.11 deaths/1,000 live births
87. Malaysia 18.35 deaths/1,000 live births
88. Qatar 19.32 deaths/1,000 live births
89. Georgia 19.34 deaths/1,000 live births
90. Saint Helena 19.85 deaths/1,000 live births
91. Antigua and Barbuda 20.18 deaths/1,000 live births
92. Oman 20.26 deaths/1,000 live births
93. Ukraine 20.61 deaths/1,000 live births
94. Tuvalu 20.69 deaths/1,000 live births
95. Panama 20.95 deaths/1,000 live births
96. Thailand 21.14 deaths/1,000 live births
97. Bulgaria 21.31 deaths/1,000 live births
98. Mexico 21.69 deaths/1,000 live births
99. Colombia 21.72 deaths/1,000 live births
100. Bosnia and Herzegovina 21.88 deaths/1,000 live births
101. Anguilla 21.91 deaths/1,000 live births
102. Solomon Islands 22.09 deaths/1,000 live births
103. Albania 22.31 deaths/1,000 live births
104. Venezuela 22.99 deaths/1,000 live births
105. Suriname 24.15 deaths/1,000 live births
106. Armenia 24.16 deaths/1,000 live births
107. Philippines 24.24 deaths/1,000 live births
108. Ecuador 24.49 deaths/1,000 live births
109. Trinidad and Tobago 24.64 deaths/1,000 live births
110. Korea, North 24.84 deaths/1,000 live births
111. China 25.28 deaths/1,000 live births
112. Lebanon 25.48 deaths/1,000 live births
113. Bahamas, The 25.70 deaths/1,000 live births
Libya 25.70 deaths/1,000 live births
115. Tunisia 25.76 deaths/1,000 live births
116. El Salvador 25.93 deaths/1,000 live births
117. Belize 26.37 deaths/1,000 live births
118. Paraguay 26.67 deaths/1,000 live births
119. Romania 27.24 deaths/1,000 live births
120. Samoa 28.72 deaths/1,000 live births
121. Honduras 29.64 deaths/1,000 live births
122. Vietnam 29.88 deaths/1,000 live births
123. Nicaragua 30.15 deaths/1,000 live births
124. Marshall Islands 30.50 deaths/1,000 live births
125. Kazakhstan 30.54 deaths/1,000 live births
126. Syria 30.60 deaths/1,000 live births
127. Brazil 30.66 deaths/1,000 live births
128. Algeria 32.16 deaths/1,000 live births
129. Peru 32.95 deaths/1,000 live births
130. Dominican Republic 33.28 deaths/1,000 live births
131. Egypt 33.90 deaths/1,000 live births
132. Kyrgyzstan 36.81 deaths/1,000 live births
133. Indonesia 36.82 deaths/1,000 live births
134. Guatemala 36.91 deaths/1,000 live births
135. Guyana 37.22 deaths/1,000 live births
136. Moldova 41.00 deaths/1,000 live births
137. Turkey 42.62 deaths/1,000 live births
138. Iran 42.86 deaths/1,000 live births
139. Morocco 43.25 deaths/1,000 live births
140. Sao Tome and Principe 44.58 deaths/1,000 live births
141. East Timor 48.86 deaths/1,000 live births
142. Cape Verde 49.14 deaths/1,000 live births
143. Kiribati 49.90 deaths/1,000 live births
144. Ghana 52.22 deaths/1,000 live births
145. Iraq 52.71 deaths/1,000 live births
146. Papua New Guinea 53.15 deaths/1,000 live births
147. Gabon 54.34 deaths/1,000 live births
148. Bolivia 54.58 deaths/1,000 live births
149. Mongolia 55.45 deaths/1,000 live births
150. Senegal 56.53 deaths/1,000 live births
151. Vanuatu 56.63 deaths/1,000 live births
152. India 57.92 deaths/1,000 live births
153. Maldives 58.32 deaths/1,000 live births
154. South Africa 62.18 deaths/1,000 live births
155. Kenya 62.62 deaths/1,000 live births
156. Yemen 63.26 deaths/1,000 live births
157. Sudan 64.05 deaths/1,000 live births
158. Bangladesh 64.32 deaths/1,000 live births
159. Zimbabwe 67.08 deaths/1,000 live births
160. Togo 67.66 deaths/1,000 live births
161. Swaziland 68.35 deaths/1,000 live births
162. Nepal 68.77 deaths/1,000 live births
163. Burma 68.78 deaths/1,000 live births
164. Cameroon 69.18 deaths/1,000 live births
165. Namibia 69.58 deaths/1,000 live births
166. Botswana 69.98 deaths/1,000 live births
167. Burundi 70.40 deaths/1,000 live births
168. Nigeria 70.49 deaths/1,000 live births
169. Uzbekistan 71.30 deaths/1,000 live births
170. Mauritania 72.35 deaths/1,000 live births
171. Turkmenistan 73.13 deaths/1,000 live births
172. Gambia, The 73.48 deaths/1,000 live births
173. Cambodia 73.67 deaths/1,000 live births
174. Haiti 74.38 deaths/1,000 live births
175. Pakistan 74.43 deaths/1,000 live births
176. Eritrea 75.59 deaths/1,000 live births
177. Comoros 77.22 deaths/1,000 live births
178. Madagascar 78.52 deaths/1,000 live births
179. Azerbaijan 82.07 deaths/1,000 live births
180. Lesotho 85.22 deaths/1,000 live births
181. Benin 85.88 deaths/1,000 live births
182. Uganda 86.15 deaths/1,000 live births
183. Laos 87.06 deaths/1,000 live births
184. Equatorial Guinea 87.08 deaths/1,000 live births
185. Guinea 91.82 deaths/1,000 live births
186. Central African Republic 92.15 deaths/1,000 live births
187. Congo, Republic of the 93.86 deaths/1,000 live births
188. Congo, Democratic Republic of the 94.69 deaths/1,000 live births
189. Chad 94.78 deaths/1,000 live births
190. Cote d’Ivoire 97.10 deaths/1,000 live births
191. Zambia 98.40 deaths/1,000 live births
192. Burkina Faso 98.67 deaths/1,000 live births
193. Rwanda 101.68 deaths/1,000 live births
194. Ethiopia 102.12 deaths/1,000 live births
195. Tanzania 102.13 deaths/1,000 live births
196. Bhutan 102.56 deaths/1,000 live births
197. Malawi 104.23 deaths/1,000 live births
198. Djibouti 105.54 deaths/1,000 live births
199. Guinea-Bissau 108.72 deaths/1,000 live births
200. Tajikistan 112.10 deaths/1,000 live births
201. Mali 117.99 deaths/1,000 live births
202. Somalia 118.52 deaths/1,000 live births
203. Niger 122.66 deaths/1,000 live births
204. Liberia 130.51 deaths/1,000 live births
205. Mozambique 137.08 deaths/1,000 live births
206. Sierra Leone 145.24 deaths/1,000 live births
207. Afghanistan 165.96 deaths/1,000 live births
208. Angola
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