Sri Lanka 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 Sri Lanka death rate from 1950 to 2023. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Death Rate
Country Name 2023 Death Rate
Ukraine 15.195
Lesotho 13.410
Georgia 12.690
Moldova 11.999
Nigeria 10.994
Eswatini 8.925
Republic of Congo 8.753
Cameroon 8.537
Myanmar 8.438
Angola 7.447
India 7.416
Papua New Guinea 7.234
El Salvador 7.187
Sri Lanka 7.122
Djibouti 7.027
Ghana 7.022
Sudan 6.884
Mauritania 6.856
Bolivia 6.804
Indonesia 6.761
Pakistan 6.736
Vietnam 6.610
Mongolia 6.416
Bhutan 6.310
Tunisia 6.304
Kiribati 6.257
Philippines 6.174
Zambia 6.078
Cambodia 6.073
Micronesia 6.046
Uzbekistan 5.881
Timor-Leste 5.779
Egypt 5.709
Bangladesh 5.531
Cabo Verde 5.487
Kenya 5.344
Nicaragua 5.143
Morocco 5.125
Vanuatu 4.974
Sao Tome and Principe 4.619
Honduras 4.518
Solomon Islands 4.233
Sri Lanka - Historical Death Rate Data
Year Death Rate Growth Rate
2023 7.122 1.440%
2022 7.021 1.460%
2021 6.920 1.500%
2020 6.818 1.500%
2019 6.717 1.530%
2018 6.616 1.380%
2017 6.526 1.400%
2016 6.436 1.420%
2015 6.346 1.440%
2014 6.256 1.460%
2013 6.166 0.720%
2012 6.122 0.720%
2011 6.078 0.710%
2010 6.035 0.730%
2009 5.991 0.740%
2008 5.947 0.200%
2007 5.935 0.220%
2006 5.922 0.200%
2005 5.910 0.220%
2004 5.897 0.200%
2003 5.885 -5.920%
2002 6.255 -5.580%
2001 6.625 -5.300%
2000 6.996 -5.020%
1999 7.366 -4.780%
1998 7.736 3.050%
1997 7.507 3.130%
1996 7.279 3.250%
1995 7.050 3.340%
1994 6.822 3.470%
1993 6.593 0.260%
1992 6.576 0.270%
1991 6.558 0.260%
1990 6.541 0.280%
1989 6.523 0.260%
1988 6.506 1.280%
1987 6.424 1.290%
1986 6.342 1.330%
1985 6.259 1.330%
1984 6.177 1.350%
1983 6.095 -1.880%
1982 6.212 -1.850%
1981 6.329 -1.830%
1980 6.447 -1.780%
1979 6.564 -1.750%
1978 6.681 -1.740%
1977 6.799 -1.710%
1976 6.917 -1.660%
1975 7.034 -1.650%
1974 7.152 -1.620%
1973 7.270 -3.630%
1972 7.544 -3.500%
1971 7.818 -3.400%
1970 8.093 -3.270%
1969 8.367 -3.170%
1968 8.641 -4.540%
1967 9.052 -4.340%
1966 9.463 -4.170%
1965 9.875 -4.000%
1964 10.286 -3.840%
1963 10.697 -4.740%
1962 11.229 -4.520%
1961 11.760 -4.330%
1960 12.292 -4.140%
1959 12.823 -3.980%
1958 13.355 -6.380%
1957 14.265 -6.000%
1956 15.175 -5.660%
1955 16.085 -5.350%
1954 16.995 -5.080%
1953 17.905 -4.840%
1952 18.815 -4.610%
1951 19.725 -4.410%
1950 20.635 0.000%