Papua New Guinea - Death rate

Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Papua New Guinea was 7.65 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 24.28 in 1960 and a minimum value of 7.65 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 24.28
1961 23.59
1962 22.87
1963 22.12
1964 21.36
1965 20.59
1966 19.85
1967 19.15
1968 18.50
1969 17.91
1970 17.38
1971 16.88
1972 16.40
1973 15.92
1974 15.43
1975 14.93
1976 14.39
1977 13.85
1978 13.30
1979 12.76
1980 12.26
1981 11.83
1982 11.48
1983 11.21
1984 11.04
1985 10.92
1986 10.85
1987 10.79
1988 10.72
1989 10.61
1990 10.48
1991 10.33
1992 10.18
1993 10.03
1994 9.90
1995 9.78
1996 9.66
1997 9.55
1998 9.42
1999 9.29
2000 9.14
2001 8.98
2002 8.81
2003 8.63
2004 8.46
2005 8.29
2006 8.15
2007 8.02
2008 7.92
2009 7.84
2010 7.79
2011 7.75
2012 7.72
2013 7.70
2014 7.67
2015 7.65

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population