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Age-standardised Death Rate*, 1981 - 2018

Age-standardised Death Rate*, 1981 - 2018

The age-standardised death rate* has decreased from 6.0 per 1000 standard population in 1981 to 2.8 in 2018.

The age-standardised death rate* has decreased from 6.0 per 1000 standard population in 1981 to 2.8 in 2018.
Notes:
The mortality statistics are based on number of "registered" deaths.
Figures from 1996 onwards are compiled based on the population estimates under the "resident population" approach instead of the "extended de facto" approach.
* Based on the world standard population specified in GPE Discussion Paper Series: No.31, EIP/GPE/EBD, World Health Organization, 2001.