Democratic Republic of the Congo - Crude death rate

9.7 (per 1,000 people) in 2017

In 2017, death rate for Democratic Republic of the Congo was 9.7 per 1,000 people. Death rate of Democratic Republic of the Congo fell gradually from 21 per 1,000 people in 1968 to 9.7 per 1,000 people in 2017.

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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.