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
CKD death rate highest in Mexico
Clinical Endocrinology News - 1/19/2017 5:32:25 PM
“In 2015, Latin America had the highest chronic kidney disease death rates in the world. Within Mexico, the country with the highest chronic kidney disease death rate, more than half of patients with incident end-stage renal disease have an underlying ...
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.
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 ...
The Vatican-UN Alliance: Architects of Death and Doom
freerepublic.com - 1/19/2017 7:38:17 AM
He argues that if only poor African countries would just lower their fertility rate ... At this late date, nothing can prevent a substantial increase in the world death rate.” In furtherance of his imagined crisis, Ehrlich supported all kinds of ...
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 ...
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 ...
Report finds highest suicide rate world in Guyana, a country haunted by link to cult deaths
FOX News - 10/14/2014 4:33:27 AM
The fact that self-inflected harm is such a presence in the lives of this family is not surprising given that they live in an area that Guyana's Ministry of Health has designated the "suicide belt," in a country ... rate of suicide in the world.
Top 10 countries with most improved child mortality rates
The Christian Science Monitor - 5/23/2010 11:59:37 PM
Today, no country has an under-5 mortality rate that high, according to IHME estimates. In Ethiopia, the under-5 mortality rate in 1990 was 202 per 1,000 live births, one of the highest rates in the world. Over the next two decades that fell by half ...
Texas’ maternal death rates top most industrialized countries
USA Today - 9/10/2016 12:29:39 PM
That’s significantly higher than Italy (2.1 deaths per 100,000 live births), Japan (3.3) and France (5.5), and more in line with Mexico (38.9) or Turkey and Chile (15.2), according to World Health Organization statistics. Across the USA, the rate of ...
How U.S. gun deaths compare to other countries
CBS News - 2/3/2016 1:37:17 PM
The review of 2010 World Health Organization data also revealed that despite having a similar rate of nonlethal ... third leading cause of death among those aged 25-34. Compared to those in the same age groups in other wealthy countries, Americans aged ...
World stocks slip as investors eye Euro Bank
Salt Lake Tribune - 1/19/2017 3:45:03 PM
Tokyo • World stocks were mostly lower Thursday ahead of comments from the European Central Bank's president and after Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen signaled more interest rate increases ... stimulus to the 19-country eurozone.
U.S. Now Has Highest Death Rate For Car Crashes Among Comparable Countries
The Consumerist - 7/6/2016 12:54:50 AM
Back in 2000, several countries — the U.S., Belgium, Slovenia, Spain, and France — were all basically tied for having the highest rate of vehicle deaths at around 14 fatalities ... and the U.S. share of world car registrations was 15.1%,” writes ...
Top 10 Countries With The Highest Death Rate In the World (5 African countries top the list)
howghana.com - 11/13/2015 10:49:41 AM
From the above list of countries it is concluded that South Africa has most deaths in a year as compared to all the countries in the world which is unfortunately its bad luck. All the information is collected from different resources and above mentioned ...