The Gambia - Death rate

Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in The Gambia was 9.67 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 31.51 in 1960 and a minimum value of 9.67 in 2013.

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 Report (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 31.51
1961 31.28
1962 31.00
1963 30.63
1964 30.19
1965 29.66
1966 29.05
1967 28.38
1968 27.67
1969 26.93
1970 26.18
1971 25.43
1972 24.67
1973 23.93
1974 23.20
1975 22.48
1976 21.79
1977 21.11
1978 20.44
1979 19.78
1980 19.13
1981 18.50
1982 17.88
1983 17.29
1984 16.73
1985 16.20
1986 15.73
1987 15.31
1988 14.94
1989 14.63
1990 14.36
1991 14.13
1992 13.91
1993 13.71
1994 13.50
1995 13.29
1996 13.07
1997 12.84
1998 12.62
1999 12.40
2000 12.17
2001 11.94
2002 11.72
2003 11.49
2004 11.27
2005 11.05
2006 10.85
2007 10.65
2008 10.46
2009 10.28
2010 10.12
2011 9.96
2012 9.81
2013 9.67

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population