In 2016, death rate for Republic of Korea was 5.5 per 1,000 people. Death rate of Republic of Korea fell gradually from 10.2 per 1,000 people in 1967 to 5.5 per 1,000 people in 2016.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
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.