Nigeria Death Rate 1950-2021

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 Nigeria death rate from 1950 to 2021. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

MLA Citation:
Similar Countries Ranked by Death Rate
Country Name 2021 Death Rate
Ukraine 15.193
Lesotho 13.777
Georgia 12.753
Moldova 11.848
Nigeria 11.382
Eswatini 9.123
Cameroon 8.864
Myanmar 8.339
Angola 7.801
India 7.344
Papua New Guinea 7.321
Ghana 7.153
El Salvador 7.122
Djibouti 7.047
Sudan 7.028
Mauritania 7.021
Sri Lanka 6.920
Pakistan 6.835
Bolivia 6.796
Indonesia 6.635
Vietnam 6.482
Mongolia 6.384
Kiribati 6.289
Bhutan 6.288
Tunisia 6.286
Zambia 6.277
Cambodia 6.046
Philippines 6.037
Micronesia 5.915
Timor-Leste 5.879
Uzbekistan 5.837
Egypt 5.759
Cabo Verde 5.549
Bangladesh 5.538
Kenya 5.414
Nicaragua 5.110
Vanuatu 5.105
Morocco 5.099
Sao Tome and Principe 4.719
Honduras 4.486
Solomon Islands 4.244
Nigeria - Historical Death Rate Data
Year Death Rate Growth Rate
2021 11.382 -1.680%
2020 11.577 -1.650%
2019 11.771 -1.620%
2018 11.965 -2.520%
2017 12.274 -2.460%
2016 12.583 -2.400%
2015 12.892 -2.340%
2014 13.201 -2.290%
2013 13.510 -2.330%
2012 13.833 -2.270%
2011 14.155 -2.230%
2010 14.478 -2.180%
2009 14.800 -2.140%
2008 15.123 -2.800%
2007 15.558 -2.720%
2006 15.993 -2.650%
2005 16.428 -2.580%
2004 16.863 -2.510%
2003 17.298 -1.040%
2002 17.479 -1.020%
2001 17.660 -1.020%
2000 17.842 -1.000%
1999 18.023 -0.990%
1998 18.204 -0.310%
1997 18.261 -0.310%
1996 18.317 -0.310%
1995 18.374 -0.300%
1994 18.430 -0.310%
1993 18.487 -0.180%
1992 18.521 -0.180%
1991 18.554 -0.180%
1990 18.588 -0.180%
1989 18.621 -0.180%
1988 18.655 -0.170%
1987 18.686 -0.160%
1986 18.716 -0.170%
1985 18.747 -0.160%
1984 18.777 -0.160%
1983 18.808 -1.510%
1982 19.097 -1.500%
1981 19.387 -1.470%
1980 19.676 -1.450%
1979 19.966 -1.430%
1978 20.255 -1.720%
1977 20.609 -1.690%
1976 20.963 -1.670%
1975 21.318 -1.630%
1974 21.672 -1.610%
1973 22.026 -1.400%
1972 22.339 -1.380%
1971 22.651 -1.360%
1970 22.964 -1.340%
1969 23.276 -1.330%
1968 23.589 -1.420%
1967 23.930 -1.400%
1966 24.271 -1.380%
1965 24.611 -1.370%
1964 24.952 -1.350%
1963 25.293 -1.760%
1962 25.745 -1.730%
1961 26.198 -1.700%
1960 26.650 -1.670%
1959 27.103 -1.640%
1958 27.555 -1.600%
1957 28.004 -1.580%
1956 28.454 -1.550%
1955 28.903 -1.530%
1954 29.353 -1.510%
1953 29.802 -1.480%
1952 30.251 -1.470%
1951 30.701 -1.440%
1950 31.150 0.000%