The number of infant deaths for every 1000 live births that particular year gives the Infant Mortality Rate (IMR). The less than one-year-old infant deaths are considered for this estimation. Malnutrition is the major reason for the infant deaths correspondingly other diseases like pneumonia, asphyxia also plays its role in infant deaths. The below child mortality rate formula in this page helps you to find the infant death rate in a simple manner.
The above child mortality rate formula will guide you in a suitable manner to calculate the infant death rate which is a threat to nation’s health. Based on this rating a nation can try to save its infants by taking necessary steps.