Definition: This entry gives the average annual number of deaths during a year per 1,000 population at midyear; also known as crude death rate. The death rate, while only a rough indicator of the mortality situation in a country, accurately indicates the current mortality impact on population growth. This indicator is significantly affected by age distribution, and most countries will eventually show a rise in the overall death rate, in spite of continued decline in mortality at all ages, as declining fertility results in an aging population.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Death rate map
Visualizing the relationship between infant mortality rates & resource availability
datavizualization.com - 1/15/2017 12:29:22 PM
If you were to look at overall mortality rates, the numbers would be muddied ... to see where investments would be most fruitful in bringing these countries to a closer state of parity with the developed world.
WORLD OF DEATH Ep. 44 – Other
BLOODY DISGUSTING - 1/11/2017 11:54:08 PM
America is one of only three developed countries in the world that does not provide Universal health care (aka/single-payer or gasp! socialized medicine) for all its citizens. Our infant mortality rate lags behind over 25 other developed countries and now ...
Dip In Infant Deaths, But Still Short of Target
shethepeople.tv - 1/10/2017 6:23:04 AM
The infant mortality rate (IMR ... According to the World Bank, the average IMR in 2015 in North American nations was 5, and was 3 in European nations. Low and middle-income countries had an average IMR of 35. Which states perform better, and which ...
5 Dreadful Zambia Poverty Rate Statistics and Facts
visionlaunch.com - 1/17/2017 3:18:47 PM
More than 350,000 people in this country are food insecure, so there is not a regular supply of healthy food available to many households. This has created an under-5 mortality rate of 75 children of every 1,000, which is one of the highest in the world today.
US Infant Mortality Rate Higher Than Other Wealthy Countries
The Huffington Post - 6/25/2012 12:06:49 PM
... and compare only the infant mortality rate of Caucasian Americans, our ranking versus the competitor countries is unaffected. Infant mortality is just one of many metrics where the US used to be a world leader and has slipped in the last few decades.
Venezuela minimum wage to rise by 50% 'to combat inflation'
BBC - 1/9/2017 3:46:46 AM
Venezuela's inflation rate, the highest in the world, has gutted the value of the bolivar ... for a six-year term after his predecessor Hugo Chavez's death. But the president accuses the country's elite of sabotaging the economy for political ends.
Death Rate From Virus More Than Doubles, Varying Sharply by Country
New York Times - 4/22/2003 12:56:25 AM
Although the overall death rate, according to World Health Organization statistics, has hovered around 4 percent in the last three weeks, it has varied widely among the 26 countries, plus Hong Kong, with cases of the disease, known as SARS. When W.H.O ...
Global Death Rate By Country
worldatlas.com - 9/18/2016 11:54:31 PM
Issues related to violence and healthcare have resulted in high crude death rates in parts of Africa and Eastern Europe, affecting countries such as Lesotho and Ukraine in different ways. Tuberculosis has infected one third of the world's population and ...
7 Facts About Gay Conversion Camps and Homosexuality Cures
INSIDER MONKEY - 1/19/2017 9:25:40 AM
It is not a conscious decision and a person does not simply decide that he wants to do something which is still regarded as distasteful throughout the world, could lead to his own family in disowning him, and in some countries, could lead to his death as I ...
US surpasses other industrialized countries in infant death rate
World Socialist Web Site - 5/9/2013 3:36:40 PM
The states with the highest rates, according to the CDC, are in the deep south. While only one percent of the world’s newborn deaths occur in industrialized countries, the report states, “The percentage of child deaths that occur during the newborn ...
LIST: World’s Top 10 Countries With The Most Prostitutes!! Kenya; The only African country!!!
howafrica.com - 1/11/2017 12:26:57 PM
Mostly in the Gulf countries (Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Iran), the culprit’s punishment is one and only death but still ... countries with the highest rate of prostitution. It is an undoubted fact that there is no one in the world who doesn’t know about ...
One of the most Catholic countries in the world will give free birth control to millions of women
Washington Post - 1/12/2017 5:59:13 AM
About 80 percent of the country's population — about 74.2 million people — are Roman Catholic, according to the last census of the National Statistics Office in 2010 ... he was ‘the Death Squad mayor’
Mortality from ischaemic heart disease by country, region, and age: Statistics from World Health Organisation and United Nations ☆
ncbi.nlm.nih.gov - 10/27/2016 11:58:22 PM
Ischaemic heart disease (IHD) is the leading cause of death worldwide. The World Health Organisation (WHO) collects mortality data coded using the International Statistical Classification of Diseases (ICD) code. IHD is the single largest cause of death ...
Death penalty statistics 2013: country by country
The Guardian - 3/27/2014 9:00:28 AM
At least 778 executions were carried out across the world in 2013 ... people were executed in 22 countries in 2013. In 2012, Amnesty International reported at least 682 executions in 21 countries worldwide. At least 1,925 death sentences were recorded ...
A Garment Originally Made for Astronauts is Saving the Lives of New Mothers in Developing Countries
www.mhtf.org - 1/10/2017 3:27:05 PM
However, Miller and her team recognized that testing in one or two countries showed ... In areas where maternal mortality rates were especially abysmal to begin with, improvement was even more significant. In 2012, the World Health Organization added ...