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Diarrhoeal diseases
AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Somalia
190.57
1
2. South Sudan
152.10
2
3. Chad
134.10
3
4. Nigeria
127.79
4
5. Kenya
127.36
5
6. Eritrea
115.68
6
7. Central Africa
104.00
7
8. Burundi
103.36
8
9. Sierra Leone
99.98
9
10. Angola
97.67
10
11. Mali
96.68
11
12. Comoros
94.09
12
13. Niger
89.68
13
14. Burkina Faso
89.19
14
15. Malawi
83.86
15
16. Zambia
79.02
16
17. Cote d Ivoire
78.97
17
18. Tanzania
78.62
18
19. Mozambique
77.87
19
20. Ethiopia
76.12
20
21. Liberia
71.13
21
22. Lesotho
68.59
22
23. Benin
68.07
23
24. Guinea
65.85
24
25. DR Congo
61.01
25
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Djibouti
60.99
26
27. Togo
59.71
27
28. Cameroon
58.89
28
29. Guinea-Bissau
57.58
29
30. Uganda
55.90
30
31. Mauritania
53.80
31
32. Madagascar
49.80
33
33. Senegal
49.72
34
34. Swaziland
45.71
35
35. Rwanda
40.67
36
36. Gambia
40.09
38
37. Namibia
38.02
39
38. Equ. Guinea
36.44
43
39. Zimbabwe
36.06
44
40. Congo
31.21
45
41. Botswana
30.85
46
42. South Africa
29.47
47
43. Ghana
25.76
49
44. Gabon
23.86
52
45. Sudan
20.41
55
46. Sao Tome
19.99
56
47. Cape Verde
8.68
70
48. Mauritius
2.68
102
49. Seychelles
1.51
129
ICD-10 CODES: A00, A01, A03, A04, A06-A09
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.