The mortality rate in the World

8.03 per 1,000 people in 2020

Between 1971 and 2020, mortality rate of World was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 12.27 per 1,000 people in 1971 to 7.47 per 1,000 people in 2020.

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Health indicators from the World
Deaths 3,788,952 numbers in 2020 WB
Incidence 0.33 % in 2020 WB
Prevalence 6.79 % in 2022 WB
Macro Region
Africa 114 timeseries
Asia 60 timeseries
Central America and the Caribbean 48 timeseries
Europe 373 timeseries
Middle East 56 timeseries
North America 10.07 per 1,000 people in 2020 WB
Oceania 45 timeseries
South America 60 timeseries
Southeast Asia 32 timeseries
Country (per 1,000 people in 2020)
Afghanistan 7.11 WB
Albania 10.79 WB
Algeria 5.4 WB
Andorra 3.9 in 2019 WB
Angola 7.82 WB
Antigua and Barbuda 5.96 WB
Argentina 8.51 WB
Armenia 12.79 WB
Australia 6.3 WB
Austria 10.3 WB
Azerbaijan 7.5 WB
Bahamas 8.08 WB
Bahrain 2.24 WB
Bangladesh 5.82 WB
Barbados 8.97 WB
Belarus 13 WB
Belgium 11 WB
Belize 5.24 WB
Benin 9.36 WB
Bhutan 6.55 WB
Bolivia 9.3 WB
Bosnia and Herzegovina 14.09 WB
Botswana 6.95 WB
Brazil 7.42 WB
Brunei Darussalam 4.98 WB
Bulgaria 18 WB
Burkina Faso 8.81 WB
Burundi 7.56 WB
Cabo Verde 5.69 WB
Cambodia 6.23 WB
Cameroon 8.42 WB
Canada 8.1 WB
Central African Republic 11.04 WB
Chad 12.49 WB
Chile 7.22 WB
China 7.07 WB
Colombia 6.61 WB
Comoros 8.27 WB
Congo 6.92 WB
Costa Rica 5.63 WB
Côte d'Ivoire 8.82 WB
Croatia 14.1 WB
Cuba 10.23 WB
Cyprus 6.93 WB
Czech Republic 12.1 WB
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 9.08 WB
Democratic Republic of the Congo 9.54 WB
Denmark 9.4 WB
Djibouti 8.82 WB
Dominica 9.6 in 2016 WB
Dominican Republic 6.46 WB
Ecuador 7.53 WB
Egypt 5.85 WB
El Salvador 8.44 WB
Equatorial Guinea 9.03 WB
Eritrea 6.42 WB
Estonia 11.9 WB
Eswatini 9.6 WB
Ethiopia 6.62 WB
Fiji 8.08 WB
Finland 10 WB
France 9.9 WB
Gabon 6.91 WB
Gambia 7.37 WB
Georgia 13.98 WB
Germany 11.9 WB
Ghana 7.45 WB
Greece 12.2 WB
Grenada 8.06 WB
Guatemala 5.34 WB
Guinea 9.85 WB
Guinea Bissau 8.57 WB
Guyana 8.03 WB
Haiti 8.18 WB
Honduras 4.95 WB
Hong Kong 6.8 WB
Hungary 14.5 WB
Iceland 6.3 WB
India 7.35 WB
Indonesia 8.96 WB
Iran 5.57 WB
Iraq 5.24 WB
Ireland 6.4 WB
Israel 5.3 WB
Italy 12.6 WB
Jamaica 7.58 WB
Japan 11.1 WB
Jordan 3.48 WB
Kazakhstan 8.6 WB
Kenya 7.46 WB
Kiribati 6.24 WB
Kuwait 3.25 WB
Kyrgyzstan 6.1 WB
Lao People’s Democratic Republic 6.37 WB
Latvia 15.2 WB
Lebanon 6.25 WB
Lesotho 12.86 WB
Liberia 8.75 WB
Libya 5.6 WB
Liechtenstein 8.2 WB
Lithuania 15.6 WB
Luxembourg 7.3 WB
Macau 4.05 WB
Madagascar 6.8 WB
Malawi 6.71 WB
Malaysia 5.31 WB
Maldives 3 WB
Mali 9.53 WB
Malta 7.9 WB
Marshall Islands 3.7 in 2011 WB
Mauritania 7.47 WB
Mauritius 8.7 WB
Mexico 9.33 WB
Micronesia (Federated States of) 6.07 WB
Monaco 6.6 in 2018 WB
Mongolia 5.48 WB
Montenegro 11.7 WB
Morocco 6.07 WB
Mozambique 8 WB
Myanmar 8.82 WB
Namibia 8.48 WB
Nauru Tuberculosis 1 timeseries
Nepal 7.21 WB
Netherlands 9.7 WB
New Zealand 6.41 WB
Nicaragua 5.7 WB
Niger 8.28 WB
Nigeria 13 WB
North Macedonia 12.4 WB
Norway 7.5 WB
Oman 3.03 WB
Pakistan 7.06 WB
Palau 7.6 WB
Palestine 3.49 WB
Panama 5.75 WB
Papua New Guinea 6.4 WB
Paraguay 5.92 WB
Peru 7.33 WB
Philippines 5.57 WB
Poland 12.6 WB
Portugal 12 WB
Puerto Rico 9.6 WB
Qatar 1.22 WB
Republic of Korea 5.9 WB
Republic of Moldova 14.45 WB
Romania 15.4 WB
Russian Federation 14.6 WB
Rwanda 6 WB
Saint Kitts and Nevis 8.6 in 2014 WB
Saint Lucia 8.21 WB
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 11.04 WB
Samoa 5.31 WB
San Marino 9.9 WB
Sao Tome and Principe 6.29 WB
Saudi Arabia 2.91 WB
Senegal 5.58 WB
Serbia 16.9 WB
Seychelles 6.8 WB
Sierra Leone 9.3 WB
Singapore 5.2 WB
Slovakia 10.8 WB
Slovenia 11.4 WB
Solomon Islands 5.08 WB
Somalia 11.39 WB
South Africa 9.43 WB
South Sudan 10.76 WB
Spain 10.4 WB
Sri Lanka 7.06 WB
Sudan 6.67 WB
Suriname 7.04 WB
Sweden 9.5 WB
Switzerland 8.8 WB
Syrian Arab Republic 4.99 WB
Tajikistan 6.12 WB
Thailand 7.26 WB
Timor-Leste 6.83 WB
Togo 8.42 WB
Tonga 6.95 WB
Trinidad and Tobago 7.9 WB
Tunisia 6.75 WB
Turkey 6.38 WB
Turkmenistan 6.84 WB
Tuvalu 10.19 WB
Uganda 5.85 WB
Ukraine 15.9 WB
United Arab Emirates 1.77 WB
United Kingdom 10.4 WB
United Republic of Tanzania 6.18 WB
United States of America 10.3 WB
Uruguay 9.43 WB
Uzbekistan 5.1 WB
Vanuatu 5.49 WB
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 7.58 WB
Viet Nam 6.17 WB
Yemen 6.51 WB
Zambia 6.6 WB
Zimbabwe 8.13 WB