Bulgaria is the top country by crude death rate in the world. As of 2017, crude death rate in Bulgaria was 15.23 deaths per thousand population that accounts for 1.06 % of the world's crude death rate. The top 5 countries (others are Latvia, Ukraine, Lithuania, and Russian Federation) account for 5.04 % of it. The world's total crude death rate was estimated at 1,442.35 deaths per thousand population in 2017.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Number of deaths over a given period divided by the person-years lived by the population over that period. It is expressed as number of deaths per 1,000 population.