Loading...

Data Used for Figure 11

Deaths and Death Rates 1939-2004

Year Rate* Number
1939 9.5 60,218
1940 9.7 62,503
1941 9.2 60,424
1942 8.8 59,068
1943 8.9 61,807
1944 9.0 61,239
1945 8.6 58,628
1946 8.3 59,533
1947 8.5 62,377
1948 8.4 64,034
1949 8.3 63,262
1950 8.1 63,278
1951 8.3 67,099
1952 7.9 64,610
1953 8.0 66,093
1954 7.6 64,679
1955 7.6 65,085
1956 7.8 69,108
1957 7.9 72,343
1958 7.8 73,119
1959 7.8 73,357
1960 8.0 77,231
1961 7.7 75,876
1962 8.0 80,548
1963 8.1 82,692
1964 8.0 82,543
1965 8.0 83,056
1966 8.3 86,598
1967 8.1 86,193
1968 8.5 92,098
1969 8.5 93,336
1970 8.4 94,287
1971 8.3 94,724
1972 8.5 99,275
1973 8.6 101,487
1974 8.3 99,426
1975 8.0 98,354
1976 8.1 100,620
1977 7.8 100,077
1978 8.0 103,670
1979 7.8 104,745
1980 7.6 108,018
1981 7.5 110,498
1982 7.3 111,263
1983 7.3 114,714
1984 7.3 116,755
1985 7.2 118,183
1986 7.1 118,637
1987 7.1 119,734
1988 7.1 122,731
1989 7.1 124,563
1990 7.4 125,019
1991 7.3 126,409
1992 7.3 128,787
1993 7.5 134,417
1994 7.4 135,870
1995 7.4 137,549
1996 7.4 139,678
1997 7.4 142,569
1998 7.2 142,389
1999 7.3 146,649
2000 7.4 149,763
2001 7.2 152,526
2002 7.1 155,336
2003 7.0 154,501
2004 6.8 152,374
* Death rate per 1,000 population.


Return to Previous Page


Last updated December 29, 2009