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 ...
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.
Traffic accidents remain major contributor to fatalities, health problems
The Jakarta Post - 1/23/2017 8:59:26 AM
High rate — This diagram shows the high road traffic death rate of World Health Organization (WHO) South-East Asian countries, which stands at 17 per 100,000 people.(WHO -- Global Status Report on Road Safety 2015/File) In the World Health Organization ...
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.
LIST: Top 10 Countries With More Women Than Men!! See if any African country among the top 10!!
howafrica.com - 1/20/2017 11:19:00 AM
This depends on ‘sex ratio at birth’, mortality of deaths at different ... women tend to have better survival rates and longevity than men. Sex ratios of 97.9 to 100.3 is usual in western societies. The countries that made up the former USSR are ...
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 ...
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 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
The Genocide That Is Being Ignored by The World
csglobe.com - 1/21/2017 3:35:31 PM
West Papua is home to one of the world’s largest gold ... Papua has the highest poverty rate in Indonesia. It is nearly three times the national average. It also has the highest infant, child, and maternal mortality rates in Indonesia, as well as ...
Spanish organ donation rate highest in the world, demonstrating strategies for success
Healio - 1/20/2017 6:35:40 PM
The Organización Nacional de Trasplantes created a model of coordination that enabled Spain to achieve the world ... death,” Beatriz Domínguez-Gil, MD, PhD, of ONT, said in a news release. “Professionals attending to these patients in our country ...