Death rate - Country rankings:
The average for 2016 was 7.71 deaths per 1000 people.The highest value was in Bulgaria: 15.1 deaths per 1000 people and the lowest value was in Qatar: 1.53 deaths per 1000 people. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available for: Death rate.
Definition: 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.