Somalia - Death rate

Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Somalia was 14.74 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 28.59 in 1960 and a minimum value of 14.74 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 28.59
1961 28.14
1962 27.70
1963 27.27
1964 26.85
1965 26.43
1966 26.03
1967 25.62
1968 25.22
1969 24.82
1970 24.44
1971 24.10
1972 23.82
1973 23.58
1974 23.37
1975 23.17
1976 22.94
1977 22.65
1978 22.29
1979 21.86
1980 21.36
1981 20.81
1982 20.25
1983 19.72
1984 19.26
1985 18.91
1986 18.74
1987 18.76
1988 18.95
1989 19.27
1990 19.64
1991 19.96
1992 20.15
1993 20.15
1994 19.94
1995 19.55
1996 19.02
1997 18.43
1998 17.87
1999 17.36
2000 16.94
2001 16.61
2002 16.34
2003 16.13
2004 15.95
2005 15.79
2006 15.65
2007 15.50
2008 15.34
2009 15.16
2010 14.96
2011 14.74

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population