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Birth Trauma
AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Sierra Leone
33.51
1
2. Somalia
32.70
2
3. Guinea-Bissau
32.06
3
4. Angola
30.67
4
5. Lesotho
28.37
5
6. DR Congo
28.03
6
7. Central Africa
27.01
7
8. Nigeria
26.64
8
9. Cote d Ivoire
25.74
9
10. Mali
25.27
10
11. Chad
24.16
11
12. Guinea
24.06
12
13. Burundi
23.85
13
14. Zimbabwe
23.60
14
15. Equ. Guinea
22.86
15
16. Togo
22.40
16
17. South Sudan
21.78
17
18. Zambia
20.72
19
19. Cameroon
20.32
20
20. Congo
19.33
22
21. Gambia
19.02
23
22. Kenya
18.91
25
23. Swaziland
18.72
27
24. Comoros
18.72
27
Region Rank Rate World Rank
25. Ethiopia
18.64
28
26. Mozambique
18.55
29
27. Djibouti
18.47
30
28. Liberia
18.20
31
29. Mauritania
18.06
32
30. Ghana
17.73
33
31. Sudan
17.50
34
32. Burkina Faso
17.44
35
33. Benin
16.93
37
34. Niger
15.30
41
35. Rwanda
14.98
43
36. Senegal
14.54
44
37. Madagascar
14.51
45
38. Malawi
14.48
46
39. Uganda
14.31
47
40. Tanzania
14.04
48
41. Gabon
13.81
49
42. Botswana
13.46
50
43. Eritrea
12.00
52
44. Namibia
8.74
61
45. South Africa
7.60
67
46. Cape Verde
3.07
93
47. Mauritius
1.35
122
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.