Nigeria Death Rate 1950-2020

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 2020. 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 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
Nigeria - Historical Death Rate Data
Year Death Rate Growth Rate
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%