China is the top country by number of female deaths in the world. As of 2015, number of female deaths in China was 21,985.34 thousand cases that accounts for 17.12 % of the world's number of female deaths. The top 5 countries (others are India, the United States of America, Nigeria, and Russian Federation) account for 46.64 % of it. The world's total number of female deaths was estimated at 128,427.91 thousand cases in 2015.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.