answersLogoWhite

Infant Mortality Rate

Infant mortality rate is the number of infant deaths per 1,000 live births and is a good indicator of a country's health and economic status.

1,141 Questions
Women's Health
Child Health
Infant Mortality Rate

Which country has the lowest infant mortality rate?

The country with the lowest mortality rate, as far as I know, is Singapore, with 2.7 deaths per 1000 births. It is followed by Sweden, Japan and Hong Kong, all of them with less than 3 deaths per 1000 births.

789
Child Health
Demographics
Death and Dying
Infant Mortality Rate

What is the infant mortality rate in Kenya?

The infant mortality rate of Kenya is 48 deaths per 1000 live births.

001
Japan
Infant Mortality Rate

What is the infant mortality rate in Japan?

The infant mortality rate of Japan is is 2 deaths per 1000 live births.

001
Brazil
Infant Mortality Rate
Mortal Kombat Video Games

Why are infant mortality rates important?

An accurate indicator of health status. They provide information concerning programs about pregnancy education and counseling, technological advances, and procedures and aftercare.

171819
Health
Philippines
Philippines Health
Infant Mortality Rate

What are the ten leading causes of infant mortality in the Philippines 2008?

hello

91011
Public Health and Safety
Infant Mortality Rate

What developed country has the highest infant mortality rate?

Latvia is the nation with the highest infant mortality rate in the developed world, with a rate of 6/1,000(deaths/live births) in 2006.

The United States, Slovakia, Hungary, Poland and Malta come in at 5/1,000.

171819
Philippines
Philippines Health
Philippines Statistical Information and Demographics
Infant Mortality Rate

What was the infant mortality rate of the Philippines in 2006?

According to the National Statistics Office of the Philippines, infant mortality rate in the country in 2006 was 24 per 1,000 live births.

91011
Africa
Demographics
Birth Rate
Infant Mortality Rate

Where is the Highest birth rate and highest infant mortality rate?

The highest birth rate is in China and the highest infant mortality rate is in Sierra Leone.

789
Infant Mortality Rate
Mortal Kombat Video Games

What is the formula for neonatal mortality rate?

numerator is deaths occurred during first 28 days of life x 1000 and denominator is number of live births. i.e. number of deaths during first 28 days of life per 1000 live births.

789
Adoption
International Adoption
Babies
Infant Mortality Rate

Can you adopt infants from Canada?

yes

151617
Infant Mortality Rate

What is meant for the term infant mortality?

kids that die before their 1st birthday

131415
Health
Infant Mortality Rate

What are the cause of infant mortality rate?

Anything that causes the death of a child within the first year of life. Physical abuse, neglect, malnutrition, genetically inherited diseases, respiratory distress syndrome, are some big ones...

131415
Death Rate
Infant Mortality Rate

What is the number one cause of death for infants and children?

Diseases, plant poisoning, household poisonings, household falls such as stairs, car accidents. Hope this helped you coming from Pottsboro high school in Pottsboro, Texas

567
Nigeria
Demographics
Malaria
Infant Mortality Rate

How many children die of malaria every day in Nigeria?

thousands

345
Israel
Infant Mortality Rate

What is the mortality rate of Israel?

The mortality rate for Israel is 5.41 deaths/1,000 population (2008 est.). You can find this information and more in the official CIA fact book. I've provided the link below.

111213
Birth Rate
Death Rate
Infant Mortality Rate

Why do some countries have higher infant mortality rates than others?

Nevermind.. i figured it out. Just search Infant Mortality Rate

91011
Japan
Infant Mortality Rate

Why does japan have such third lowest infant mortality rate?

I don't know, but I think it's going to get a lot higher thanks to the radiation outbreak.....

:(

91011
Child Health
Pediatric Conditions and Diseases
Infant Mortality Rate

What often happens to infants who suffer from infantile spasms?

they often fail to meet new milestones and may even regress, losing mental or physical skills previously learned. When the seizures begin, parents may notice a loss of interest in people and objects in the child's environment

91011
Demographics
Infant Mortality Rate

What were the infant mortality rates in the Victorian era?

50%

567
Infant Mortality Rate

Why do TNC's prefer to have their factories in LEDC's?

they perfer it because it is cheaper to do it there and because of the infant mortality rate that means woman will have more children then the children can go work in the factories

91011
Health
Infant Mortality Rate

Which country has the lowest infant mortality rate in Africa?

Libya has the lowest IMR in Africa, averaging 21.05 deaths per 1000 babies born.

91011
History, Politics & Society
Infant Mortality Rate

What were infant mortality rates in Victorian Britain?

Infant mortality rates in Britain before 1900 were about 50% - that is half of live births resulted in a death within a year or so. This figure did not materially improve until after the first World War i.e. after the 1920s. Curiously, the plagues which killed more than a third of adults had little effect on child mortality.

91011
Australia
Infant Mortality Rate

What is the infant mortality rate for Australia?

In 2008, 4.9 infants died per 1000 live births.

91011
Aging and Life Extension
Philippines Health
Infant Mortality Rate
Mortal Kombat Video Games

5 causes of maternal mortality and infant?

  1. Normal Delivery and Other complications related to pregnancy occurring in the course of labor, delivery and puerperium
  2. Hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth & puerperium
  3. Postpartum Hemorrhage
  4. Pregnancy with abortive outcome
  5. Hemorrhages related to pregnancy
91011

Copyright © 2020 Multiply Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply.