Lesotho Death Rate 1950-2020

Chart and table of the Lesotho death rate from 1950 to 2020. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current death rate for Lesotho in 2020 is 13.960 deaths per 1000 people, a 1.3% decline from 2019.
  • The death rate for Lesotho in 2019 was 14.144 deaths per 1000 people, a 1.28% decline from 2018.
  • The death rate for Lesotho in 2018 was 14.327 deaths per 1000 people, a 4.19% decline from 2017.
  • The death rate for Lesotho in 2017 was 14.953 deaths per 1000 people, a 4.02% decline from 2016.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Death Rate
Country Name 2020 Death Rate
Ukraine 15.193
Lesotho 13.960
Georgia 12.785
Moldova 11.772
Nigeria 11.577
Eswatini 9.222
Cameroon 9.028
Myanmar 8.289
Angola 7.978
Papua New Guinea 7.364
India 7.309
Ghana 7.218
Mauritania 7.103
Sudan 7.099
El Salvador 7.089
Djibouti 7.058
Pakistan 6.884
Sri Lanka 6.818
Bolivia 6.793
Indonesia 6.573
Vietnam 6.418
Zambia 6.377
Mongolia 6.367
Kiribati 6.304
Bhutan 6.276
Tunisia 6.276
Cambodia 6.033
Philippines 5.968
Timor-Leste 5.929
Micronesia 5.850
Uzbekistan 5.816
Egypt 5.783
Cabo Verde 5.580
Bangladesh 5.541
Kenya 5.448
Vanuatu 5.170
Nicaragua 5.094
Morocco 5.085
Sao Tome and Principe 4.769
Honduras 4.469
Solomon Islands 4.249
Lesotho - Historical Death Rate Data
Year Death Rate Growth Rate
2020 13.960 -1.300%
2019 14.144 -1.280%
2018 14.327 -4.190%
2017 14.953 -4.020%
2016 15.580 -3.860%
2015 16.206 -3.720%
2014 16.833 -3.590%
2013 17.459 -3.300%
2012 18.055 -3.200%
2011 18.651 -3.100%
2010 19.247 -3.000%
2009 19.843 -2.920%
2008 20.439 1.710%
2007 20.096 1.740%
2006 19.753 1.770%
2005 19.410 1.800%
2004 19.067 1.830%
2003 18.724 5.920%
2002 17.678 6.280%
2001 16.633 6.710%
2000 15.587 7.190%
1999 14.542 7.750%
1998 13.496 4.540%
1997 12.910 4.750%
1996 12.324 5.000%
1995 11.737 5.260%
1994 11.151 5.550%
1993 10.565 0.630%
1992 10.499 0.620%
1991 10.434 0.640%
1990 10.368 0.630%
1989 10.303 0.640%
1988 10.237 -2.310%
1987 10.479 -2.260%
1986 10.721 -2.200%
1985 10.962 -2.160%
1984 11.204 -2.110%
1983 11.446 -3.680%
1982 11.883 -3.550%
1981 12.320 -3.430%
1980 12.757 -3.310%
1979 13.194 -3.210%
1978 13.631 -3.210%
1977 14.083 -3.110%
1976 14.535 -3.020%
1975 14.987 -2.930%
1974 15.439 -2.840%
1973 15.891 -1.840%
1972 16.189 -1.810%
1971 16.488 -1.780%
1970 16.786 -1.750%
1969 17.085 -1.710%
1968 17.383 -0.870%
1967 17.535 -0.860%
1966 17.687 -0.850%
1965 17.839 -0.840%
1964 17.991 -0.840%
1963 18.143 -1.010%
1962 18.329 -1.000%
1961 18.515 -0.990%
1960 18.700 -0.980%
1959 18.886 -0.980%
1958 19.072 -1.580%
1957 19.379 -1.560%
1956 19.686 -1.530%
1955 19.992 -1.510%
1954 20.299 -1.490%
1953 20.606 -1.470%
1952 20.913 -1.450%
1951 21.220 -1.420%
1950 21.526 0.000%