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I am looking for a database about death rates and population around the world.

Idealy, I want:

  • Per country
  • Per year
  • Including birth rates
  • Divided by gender
  • Including age of death
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The World Health Organization Mortality Database is probably what you're looking for.

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The United Nations Statistical Division publishes an annual yearbook of statistics (including birth/death rates) by country. The latest addition is 2012


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The CIA's World Factbook contains everything you ask except it has data for only one year.

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