# death rate

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## death rate

n.
The ratio of total deaths to total population in a specified community or area over a specified period of time. The death rate is often expressed as the number of deaths per 1,000 of the population per year. Also called fatality rate.

## death rate

n
(Statistics) the ratio of deaths in a specified area, group, etc, to the population of that area, group, etc. Also called (esp US): mortality rate
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 death rate - the ratio of deaths in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 per yearinfant deathrate, infant mortality, infant mortality rate - the death rate during the first year of lifeneonatal mortality, neonatal mortality rate - the death rate during the first 28 days of liferate - a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit; "they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"; "the rate of change was faster than expected"
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## death rate

n(tasso di) mortalità
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The linear regression was performed using the IBM SPSS Statistics 20 software, for live births and the number of fertile women (for the first regression output) and crude death rate and the population aged 65+ (for the second regression output).
Death rate was measured as crude death rate per 1000 people, life expectancy at birth was measured in years as average life expectancy of the population, infant mortality rate was measured per 1000 live births, infant mortality rate under 5 was measured per 1000, percentage of population above 65 years was measured as percentage of total population and population growth as annual growth rate.
To give some examples: one can assume that radical life extension will reduce the crude death rate, because fewer people will die each year from what we regard as old age, but we neither know how quickly radical life extension technologies might be distributed, nor how many years they might add to a person's life.
During the same period of time the crude death rate increased until the year 2002 to values of 13.
Company president, Paul Yarnold, PhD, said: “Analysis of crude death rate data available from 1937 to 2005 revealed a highly reliable and elegantly parsimonious statistical model:
of Dell and Crystal jobs closures Henry robs Ireland in play-off The CSO added: "The crude death rate per 1,000 of population has shown a gradual downward trend since the beginning of the century, with the most striking longterm falls occurring in the death rates at the younger ages.
The crude death rate in Palestinian Territories is expected to decline from 4.
We also calculated the crude death rate in the first 30 days after the first positive blood culture (30-day mortality) and mortality rate attributable to S.
Compared with 2008, the demographic situation in 2009 in the EU27 is characterised by a slight decrease in the crude birth rate and a constant crude death rate, while net migration fell more significantly.
The report pointed to the decline of mortality rate, represented in the decline of crude death rate to 3.
The crude birth rate (CBR), crude death rate (CDR) and infant mortality rate (IMR) are projected under this scenario to decline to 21.

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