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Anemia
AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Eritrea
17.79
1
2. Somalia
17.75
2
3. Burundi
17.59
3
4. Comoros
16.37
4
5. Central Africa
15.66
5
6. South Sudan
14.93
6
7. Angola
13.90
7
8. Djibouti
13.45
8
9. DR Congo
13.19
9
10. Tanzania
12.85
10
11. Malawi
12.77
11
12. Kenya
12.19
12
13. Rwanda
11.68
13
14. Madagascar
11.48
14
15. Zambia
11.18
16
16. Equ. Guinea
9.32
17
17. Ethiopia
9.22
18
18. Mozambique
8.56
19
19. Uganda
8.29
20
20. Burkina Faso
7.75
21
21. Congo
7.35
22
22. Gabon
5.90
24
23. Mali
5.58
25
24. Cote d Ivoire
3.27
31
25. Benin
2.89
33
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Nigeria
2.69
36
27. Chad
2.64
37
28. Sierra Leone
2.51
38
29. Niger
2.34
39
30. Mauritius
2.31
40
31. Gambia
2.21
41
32. Togo
2.16
42
33. Guinea
2.08
46
34. Ghana
1.95
48
35. Liberia
1.95
49
36. Cameroon
1.94
50
37. Senegal
1.76
51
38. Mauritania
1.76
52
39. Guinea-Bissau
1.70
53
40. Sao Tome
1.12
59
41. Zimbabwe
1.08
62
42. Lesotho
0.78
67
43. Namibia
0.67
68
44. South Africa
0.62
72
45. Swaziland
0.61
73
46. Botswana
0.56
77
47. Cape Verde
0.54
83
48. Sudan
0.19
105
49. Seychelles
0.10
118
ICD-10 CODES: D50, D64.9
Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
Data Accuracy Not Guaranteed
WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Cook Islands, Dominica, Marshall Islands, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, San Marino, Tuvalu.