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AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Zambia
46.08
1
2. Sierra Leone
26.31
3
3. Uganda
23.62
4
4. Nigeria
23.54
5
5. Cameroon
21.84
6
6. Cote d Ivoire
20.86
7
7. Chad
19.72
8
8. Mozambique
19.26
9
9. Burkina Faso
18.68
10
10. Mali
17.21
12
11. Guinea-Bissau
16.95
13
12. Burundi
16.79
14
13. Benin
15.97
15
14. Gambia
15.54
16
15. Guinea
14.93
18
16. Togo
14.86
19
17. Senegal
14.85
20
18. Ghana
14.32
21
19. South Sudan
13.97
22
20. Niger
13.53
23
21. Sudan
12.72
25
22. Equ. Guinea
12.48
26
23. Comoros
12.14
27
24. Liberia
11.88
28
Region Rank Rate World Rank
25. Eritrea
11.55
30
26. Mauritania
11.37
32
27. Kenya
11.15
33
28. Rwanda
11.14
34
29. Djibouti
11.13
35
30. Malawi
10.34
42
31. Angola
10.03
43
32. Somalia
9.48
45
33. Cape Verde
9.39
47
34. Gabon
8.52
52
35. Ethiopia
8.46
53
36. Central Africa
7.66
59
37. Madagascar
7.50
64
38. DR Congo
7.49
65
39. Congo
7.36
67
40. Tanzania
6.00
78
41. Zimbabwe
5.43
86
42. Mauritius
4.08
105
43. Swaziland
1.44
159
44. Lesotho
1.44
161
45. South Africa
1.44
162
46. Botswana
1.35
165
47. Namibia
0.87
170
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.