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Congenital Anomalies
AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Angola
24.98
1
2. Cote d Ivoire
18.83
3
3. Chad
18.45
4
4. Sierra Leone
17.96
5
5. Nigeria
17.16
6
6. Cameroon
16.56
7
7. Equ. Guinea
16.45
8
8. Gambia
16.26
9
9. Somalia
16.22
10
10. Djibouti
15.14
11
11. Guinea-Bissau
15.02
12
12. Central Africa
14.94
13
13. Benin
14.76
14
14. Burundi
14.71
15
15. Sudan
14.71
16
16. Ghana
14.53
17
17. Comoros
14.01
18
18. Tanzania
14.00
19
19. Mali
13.84
21
20. South Sudan
13.69
22
21. Mozambique
13.64
23
22. Ethiopia
13.59
24
23. Guinea
13.49
25
24. Togo
13.47
26
25. Zimbabwe
13.43
27
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Burkina Faso
13.25
28
27. DR Congo
13.19
29
28. Mauritania
13.04
30
29. Rwanda
12.94
32
30. Swaziland
12.91
33
31. Kenya
12.63
34
32. Lesotho
12.54
35
33. Uganda
12.15
37
34. Gabon
12.03
39
35. Zambia
11.87
42
36. Liberia
11.84
43
37. Congo
11.13
44
38. Senegal
11.05
45
39. Malawi
10.96
48
40. Niger
10.95
49
41. Cape Verde
10.87
51
42. Botswana
10.79
53
43. Sao Tome
10.43
57
44. Madagascar
9.29
77
45. Eritrea
9.02
80
46. Namibia
8.60
87
47. Seychelles
7.93
101
48. South Africa
7.65
106
49. Mauritius
6.57
123
ICD-10 CODES: Q00-Q99 (minus Q86.0)
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.