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Nigeria - Crude death rate

12.2 (per 1,000 people) in 2017

In 2017, death rate for Nigeria was 12.2 per 1,000 people. Death rate of Nigeria fell gradually from 23.4 per 1,000 people in 1968 to 12.2 per 1,000 people in 2017.

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What is death rate?

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.

What is Nigeria death rate?

Date Value Change, %
2017 12.2 -2.39 %
2016 12.5 -2.38 %
2015 12.8 -2.33 %
2014 13.1 -2.28 %
2013 13.4 -2.23 %
2012 13.7 -2.19 %
2011 14.0 -2.23 %
2010 14.3 -2.33 %
2009 14.6 -2.48 %
2008 15.0 -2.60 %
2007 15.4 -2.66 %
2006 15.8