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 9.04 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 30.21 in 1960 and a minimum value of 9.04 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 30.21
1961 30.05
1962 29.88
1963 29.70
1964 29.48
1965 29.19
1966 28.82
1967 28.33
1968 27.72
1969 27.01
1970 26.21
1971 25.35
1972 24.47
1973 23.60
1974 22.76
1975 21.95
1976 21.17
1977 20.41
1978 19.65
1979 18.89
1980 18.15
1981 17.42
1982 16.70
1983 16.02
1984 15.38
1985 14.80
1986 14.31
1987 13.92
1988 13.62
1989 13.40
1990 13.25
1991 13.15
1992 13.06
1993 12.96
1994 12.84
1995 12.69
1996 12.50
1997 12.28
1998 12.06
1999 11.82
2000 11.58
2001 11.33
2002 11.08
2003 10.84
2004 10.59
2005 10.36
2006 10.13
2007 9.90
2008 9.67
2009 9.45
2010 9.24
2011 9.04

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population