Belgium - Death rate

Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people)

The value for Death rate, crude (per 1,000 people) in Belgium was 9.80 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 55 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 12.70 in 1968 and a minimum value of 9.30 in 2014.

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) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vita

See also:

Year Value
1960 12.40
1961 11.60
1962 12.20
1963 12.60
1964 11.70
1965 12.20
1966 12.10
1967 12.00
1968 12.70
1969 12.50
1970 12.30
1971 12.40
1972 12.10
1973 12.10
1974 11.90
1975 12.20
1976 12.10
1977 11.50
1978 11.70
1979 11.40
1980 11.50
1981 11.40
1982 11.40
1983 11.60
1984 11.20
1985 11.30
1986 11.30
1987 10.70
1988 10.60
1989 10.80
1990 10.40
1991 10.40
1992 10.40
1993 10.60
1994 10.30
1995 10.30
1996 10.30
1997 10.20
1998 10.30
1999 10.30
2000 10.20
2001 10.10
2002 10.20
2003 10.30
2004 9.70
2005 9.90
2006 9.60
2007 9.50
2008 9.80
2009 9.70
2010 9.70
2011 9.40
2012 9.80
2013 9.80
2014 9.30
2015 9.80

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population