×

Former Soviet republics Compared by People > Death rate

DEFINITION: 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Ukraine 15.75 deaths/1,000 population 2013
2 Russia 13.97 deaths/1,000 population 2013
3 Belarus 13.68 deaths/1,000 population 2013
4 Estonia 13.65 deaths/1,000 population 2013
5 Latvia 13.6 deaths/1,000 population 2013
6 Moldova 12.61 deaths/1,000 population 2013
7 Lithuania 11.48 deaths/1,000 population 2013
8 Georgia 10.17 deaths/1,000 population 2013
9 Armenia 8.51 deaths/1,000 population 2013
10 Kazakhstan 8.43 deaths/1,000 population 2013
11 Azerbaijan 7.11 deaths/1,000 population 2013
12 Kyrgyzstan 6.83 deaths/1,000 population 2013
13 Tajikistan 6.38 deaths/1,000 population 2013
14 Turkmenistan 6.18 deaths/1,000 population 2013
15 Uzbekistan 5.29 deaths/1,000 population 2013

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Death rate. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-Soviet-republics/People/Death-rate

Former Soviet republics Compared by People > Death rate

NationMaster

Interesting observations about People > Death rate

  • South Africa ranked first for death rate amongst Christian countries in 2013.
  • Chad ranked first for death rate amongst Hot countries in 2013.
  • Ukraine ranked first for death rate amongst Europe in 2013.
  • Japan ranked first for death rate amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2013.
  • Croatia ranked first for death rate amongst Catholic countries in 2013.
  • Afghanistan ranked second for death rate amongst Muslim countries in 2013.
  • Serbia ranked first for death rate amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2013.
  • Lesotho ranked first for death rate amongst Former British colonies in 2013.
  • Russia ranked second for death rate amongst Cold countries in 2013.
  • Belgium ranked first for death rate amongst Densely populated countries in 2013.
  • Bulgaria ranked first for death rate amongst European Union in 2013.
Follow us on Facebook to get interesting stats: