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United States of America - Crude death rate

8.4 (per 1,000 people) in 2016

In 2016, death rate for United States of America was 8.4 per 1,000 people. Though United States of America death rate fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to decrease through 1967 - 2016 period ending at 8.4 per 1,000 people in 2016.

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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.

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What is United States of America death rate?

Date Value Change, %
2016 8.4 -0.47 %
2015 8.4 2.46 %
2014 8.2 0.27 %
2013 8.2 1.39 %
2012 8.1 0.36 %
2011 8.1 0.98 %
2010 8.0 1.20 %
2009 7.9 -2.47 %
2008 8.1 1.25 %
2007 8.0 -1.23 %
2006 8.1 -2.41 %
2005 8.3