Crude death rate by country (2006).

Mortality rate, or daith rate,[1] is a meisur o the nummer o daiths (in general, or due tae a speceefic cause) in a pairteecular population, scaled tae the size o that population, per unit o time.


  1. Porta, M, ed. (2014). "Death rate". A Dictionary of Epidemiology (5th ed.). Oxford: Oxford University Press. p. 69. ISBN 978-0-19-939005-2.