Source: World Bank
Release: World Development Indicators
Infant mortality rate is the number of infants dying before reaching one year of age, per 1,000 live births in a given year.
Nations that are included in this data series are listed at http://data.worldbank.org/about/country-and-lending-groups. A developing nation is defined as one which falls within the lower or middle income bracket.
Source Indicator: SP.DYN.IMRT.IN
World Bank, Infant Mortality Rate for Developing Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa [SPDYNIMRTINSSA], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/SPDYNIMRTINSSA, December 10, 2017.