Afghanistan Death Rate 1950-2023

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Chart and table of the Afghanistan death rate from 1950 to 2023. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
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Country Name 2023 Death Rate
Central African Republic 11.340
Chad 11.262
Sierra Leone 10.838
Somalia 10.151
South Sudan 9.906
Guinea-Bissau 8.913
Mali 8.648
Haiti 8.276
Benin 8.208
Togo 7.892
Guinea 7.690
Zimbabwe 7.619
Mozambique 7.613
Niger 7.366
Burundi 7.270
Burkina Faso 7.236
Gambia 7.110
Liberia 7.072
Comoros 6.902
Eritrea 6.565
Nepal 6.232
Uganda 6.029
Ethiopia 5.995
Malawi 5.963
Yemen 5.930
Tanzania 5.923
Afghanistan 5.896
Madagascar 5.571
Senegal 5.229
Rwanda 4.908
Tajikistan 4.594
Afghanistan - Historical Death Rate Data
Year Death Rate Growth Rate
2023 5.896 -2.060%
2022 6.020 -2.020%
2021 6.144 -1.990%
2020 6.269 -1.940%
2019 6.393 -1.900%
2018 6.517 -2.920%
2017 6.713 -2.840%
2016 6.909 -2.770%
2015 7.106 -2.680%
2014 7.302 -2.610%
2013 7.498 -4.150%
2012 7.823 -3.990%
2011 8.148 -3.850%
2010 8.474 -3.690%
2009 8.799 -3.560%
2008 9.124 -3.720%
2007 9.477 -3.590%
2006 9.830 -3.460%
2005 10.182 -3.350%
2004 10.535 -3.240%
2003 10.888 -2.930%
2002 11.217 -2.840%
2001 11.545 -2.770%
2000 11.874 -2.690%
1999 12.202 -2.630%
1998 12.531 -2.520%
1997 12.855 -2.460%
1996 13.179 -2.400%
1995 13.503 -2.340%
1994 13.827 -2.290%
1993 14.151 -3.270%
1992 14.630 -3.170%
1991 15.109 -3.080%
1990 15.589 -2.980%
1989 16.068 -2.890%
1988 16.547 -3.520%
1987 17.151 -3.410%
1986 17.756 -3.290%
1985 18.360 -3.190%
1984 18.965 -3.090%
1983 19.569 -3.030%
1982 20.181 -2.940%
1981 20.793 -2.850%
1980 21.404 -2.780%
1979 22.016 -2.700%
1978 22.628 -2.470%
1977 23.201 -2.410%
1976 23.775 -2.350%
1975 24.348 -2.300%
1974 24.922 -2.250%
1973 25.495 -2.100%
1972 26.041 -2.050%
1971 26.586 -2.010%
1970 27.132 -1.970%
1969 27.677 -1.930%
1968 28.223 -1.800%
1967 28.740 -1.770%
1966 29.257 -1.740%
1965 29.774 -1.710%
1964 30.291 -1.680%
1963 30.808 -1.850%
1962 31.390 -1.820%
1961 31.972 -1.790%
1960 32.554 -1.760%
1959 33.136 -1.730%
1958 33.718 -1.830%
1957 34.347 -1.800%
1956 34.976 -1.760%
1955 35.604 -1.740%
1954 36.233 -1.710%
1953 36.862 -1.680%
1952 37.491 -1.650%
1951 38.120 -1.620%
1950 38.748 0.000%