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, 2020See also: Death rate map
The Country With the Most COVID-19 Deaths in the World
24/7 Wall St on MSN.com - 9/12/2022 11:30:31 AM
The spread of COVID-19 has declined only moderately since the pandemic began. Deaths, on the other hand, have fallen substantially. This is mostly because over 12.6 billion vaccine doses have been given worldwide.
COVID-19: World's deaths drop 25%, cases down 21% in week to lowest levels since June
UPI on MSN.com - 9/11/2022 5:54:31 PM
COVID-19 cases and deaths worldwide are at the lowest levels since June with a 21% weekly drop in infections to around 475,000 daily and a 24% decline in fatalities to about 1,550 each day.
COVID-19 world weekly cases drop 11%, deaths 10%; one-tenth of records
UPI - 9/18/2022 6:17:00 PM
COVID-19 cases and deaths worldwide remain at lowest levels since June with 11% weekly drop in infections to around 475,000 daily and 10% decline in fatalities to about 1,550 each day and about one-10th of records.
Factbox: Monkeypox cases and deaths around the world
Reuters - 9/23/2022 1:40:00 PM
which the World Health Organization has declared a global health emergency, as confirmed cases crossed 64,300 and non-endemic countries reported their first related deaths. read more Below is a ...
Covid Death Rate Too High For Pandemic To Be Over, Fauci Suggests
Kaiser Health News - 9/20/2022 4:59:00 PM
Dr. Anthony Fauci tried to temper President Joe Biden’s statement that the pandemic was “over.” Fauci also said it was “unlikely” that the United States
COVID-19 weekly update: Arizona cases increase by 3,999, with 82 new known deaths
AZ Central - 9/21/2022 5:58:00 PM
Reported COVID-19 cases in Arizona dropped from the week prior, and the percentage of tests returning positive for the virus fell to 10%.
Queen Elizabeth II's Death Slowed Action on a U.K. Economy Already in Turmoil
Time - 9/23/2022 11:37:00 AM
T he death of Queen Elizabeth II and the period of national mourning that followed have been the latest blow to Britain’s already struggling economy, but economists and analysts say that there are glimmers of hope.
Cancer death rates fall steadily in the US, with more survivors than ever
WLKY - 9/22/2022 11:50:00 AM
In the past three years, the number of cancer survivors in the U.S. — defined as living people who have had a cancer diagnosis — increased by more than a million.
Beijing's maternal mortality rate drops to historic low: official
news.cgtn - 9/15/2022 10:54:00 PM
The maternal and infant mortality rates in Beijing have both dropped to a historic low, the Beijing Municipal Health Commission said on Thursday.
Ebola cases in Uganda rise to 11, with more deaths registered
XINHUA on MSN.com - 9/24/2022 11:01:54 AM
Ugandan Ministry of Health holds a press conference in Kampala, Uganda, Sept. 20, 2022. (Photo by Hajarah Nalwadda/Xinhua) Confirmed cases of Ebola virus disease in Uganda have risen to 11, and three more deaths have been registered as the East African country grapples with containing the deadly disease.