Enter the deaths per year into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Deaths Per Hour. 

Deaths Per Hour Formula

DPH = DPY / 8760


  • DPH is the Deaths Per Hour (deaths/hour)
  • DPY is the deaths per year

To calculate Deaths Per Hour, divide the deaths per year by 8760.

How to Calculate Deaths Per Hour?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Deaths Per Hour.

  1. First, determine the deaths per year. 
  2. Next, gather the formula from above = DPH = DPY / 8760.
  3. Finally, calculate the Deaths Per Hour.
  4. After inserting the variables and calculating the result, check your answer with the calculator above.

Example Problem : 

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

deaths per year = 50000