The Top 5 Countries with the Most Deaths in World War II

  Country Number of Deaths % of Population
(in 1939)
1 Soviet Union 27,000,000 16.02%
2 China 20,000,000 3.86%
3 Germany 7,400,000 10.67%
4 Poland 6,000,000 17.21%
5 Dutch East Indies (Indonesia) 4,000,000 5.76%
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Sources:  Top5ofanything.com Research 2015.

List Notes: Data is total deaths by country caused by World War two. Number of deaths include civilian and military deaths and are estimates at the high scale. Percentage of deaths is percent of total population in that country in 1939. Please note: war deaths and population are estimates at best. In most cases the toll may be actually higher than stated.
Countries with the Most Deaths in World War II

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