Malawi - Death rate

Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Malawi was 7.47 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 26.77 in 1960 and a minimum value of 7.47 in 2015.

Definition: Crude death rate indicates the number of deaths occurring during the year, per 1,000 population estimated at midyear. Subtracting the crude death rate from the crude birth rate provides the rate of natural increase, which is equal to the rate of population change in the absence of migration.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Reprot (various years), (5) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database, and (6) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme.

See also:

Year Value
1960 26.77
1961 26.63
1962 26.50
1963 26.39
1964 26.27
1965 26.14
1966 25.96
1967 25.74
1968 25.46
1969 25.13
1970 24.76
1971 24.35
1972 23.93
1973 23.51
1974 23.11
1975 22.73
1976 22.36
1977 21.99
1978 21.63
1979 21.28
1980 20.97
1981 20.70
1982 20.51
1983 20.38
1984 20.31
1985 20.31
1986 20.34
1987 20.39
1988 20.43
1989 20.44
1990 20.41
1991 20.33
1992 20.19
1993 20.01
1994 19.78
1995 19.52
1996 19.25
1997 18.98
1998 18.71
1999 18.42
2000 18.09
2001 17.68
2002 17.17
2003 16.53
2004 15.79
2005 14.94
2006 14.02
2007 13.07
2008 12.13
2009 11.22
2010 10.39
2011 9.64
2012 8.97
2013 8.38
2014 7.89
2015 7.47

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population