Malawi - Death rate

Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Malawi was 12.31 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 26.15 in 1960 and a minimum value of 12.31 in 2011.

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

See also:

Year Value
1960 26.15
1961 25.99
1962 25.84
1963 25.71
1964 25.59
1965 25.45
1966 25.29
1967 25.09
1968 24.84
1969 24.56
1970 24.26
1971 23.96
1972 23.69
1973 23.44
1974 23.24
1975 23.04
1976 22.85
1977 22.62
1978 22.34
1979 22.02
1980 21.64
1981 21.23
1982 20.81
1983 20.39
1984 19.99
1985 19.62
1986 19.28
1987 18.98
1988 18.70
1989 18.46
1990 18.26
1991 18.11
1992 18.02
1993 17.97
1994 17.94
1995 17.94
1996 17.92
1997 17.89
1998 17.80
1999 17.66
2000 17.44
2001 17.13
2002 16.73
2003 16.26
2004 15.74
2005 15.18
2006 14.61
2007 14.06
2008 13.54
2009 13.07
2010 12.66
2011 12.31

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population