Infant Mortality Rate In City Improves In Last Five Years
The Times of India Delhi|November 26, 2021
NFHS SURVEY: Sex Ratio At Birth Up To 923 Girls Per 1,000 Boys

New Delhi: There has been a significant improvement in the Infant Mortality Rate (IMR), or the number of deaths per 1,000 births, and Under-five Mortality Rate (UMR), or the number of children dying before age 5 per 1,000 births, in Delhi in the last five years. According to the results of the National Family Health Survey (NFHS) conducted in 2020-21 and released by the Union health ministry on Wednesday, the capital recorded 24.5 infant deaths per 1,000 live births in the latest assessment.

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