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AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Zimbabwe
209.92
2
2. Kenya
131.03
42
3. Burundi
126.60
51
4. Uganda
124.45
54
5. Madagascar
118.83
63
6. Rwanda
117.06
66
7. Somalia
110.81
76
8. South Africa
106.16
84
9. South Sudan
104.87
90
10. DR Congo
99.91
96
11. Zambia
96.31
101
12. Malawi
94.92
106
13. Comoros
94.66
108
14. Cote d Ivoire
93.50
112
15. Mozambique
91.81
114
16. Mali
88.72
118
17. Nigeria
88.45
119
18. Tanzania
86.80
121
19. Togo
85.20
122
20. Mauritius
83.79
125
21. Angola
82.48
128
22. Burkina Faso
82.18
129
23. Chad
81.22
131
24. Eritrea
80.93
132
Region Rank Rate World Rank
25. Ethiopia
80.86
133
26. Botswana
80.71
134
27. Sudan
78.96
137
28. Djibouti
78.59
138
29. Liberia
77.98
139
30. Guinea
77.94
140
31. Benin
77.74
141
32. Swaziland
76.63
143
33. Central Africa
75.67
146
34. Guinea-Bissau
75.49
147
35. Equ. Guinea
73.91
149
36. Ghana
73.55
150
37. Sierra Leone
72.05
153
38. Lesotho
69.04
156
39. Cameroon
68.16
157
40. Senegal
67.48
160
41. Congo
66.00
163
42. Cape Verde
61.30
165
43. Mauritania
60.82
166
44. Namibia
58.10
168
45. Gambia
56.31
170
46. Niger
53.01
171
47. Gabon
51.06
172
Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
World Rankings Calculations Are Age Adjusted Death Rates Per 100,000 Population.
Data Source: Published By WHO 2014
WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Cook Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome, Seychelles, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.