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OPEC countries 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Nigeria 13.2 deaths/1,000 population 2013
2 Angola 11.86 deaths/1,000 population 2013
3 Iran 5.94 deaths/1,000 population 2013
4 Venezuela 5.23 deaths/1,000 population 2013
5 Iraq 4.65 deaths/1,000 population 2013
6 Algeria 4.31 deaths/1,000 population 2013
7 Libya 3.56 deaths/1,000 population 2013
8 Saudi Arabia 3.32 deaths/1,000 population 2013
9 Kuwait 2.14 deaths/1,000 population 2013
10 United Arab Emirates 2.01 deaths/1,000 population 2013
11 Qatar 1.54 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/OPEC-countries/People/Death-rate

OPEC countries Compared by People > Death rate

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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.
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