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AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Cote d Ivoire
14.53
1
2. Angola
11.18
2
3. Sierra Leone
10.86
3
4. Somalia
9.58
4
5. Burundi
9.27
5
6. Central Africa
9.15
6
7. Equ. Guinea
9.09
7
8. Mozambique
8.64
8
9. Comoros
8.21
9
10. Chad
7.81
11
11. South Sudan
7.64
12
12. Gambia
7.61
14
13. Eritrea
7.41
15
14. Uganda
7.37
16
15. Rwanda
7.35
17
16. Ethiopia
7.28
18
17. Benin
7.15
19
18. Burkina Faso
7.11
20
19. Tanzania
7.05
21
20. Djibouti
7.02
22
21. Ghana
6.99
23
22. Togo
6.86
24
23. Lesotho
6.82
25
24. Cameroon
6.66
26
25. Nigeria
6.57
27
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Malawi
6.54
28
27. Zambia
6.42
29
28. Mali
6.40
30
29. DR Congo
6.30
31
30. Guinea
6.29
32
31. Swaziland
6.21
33
32. Sudan
6.20
34
33. Guinea-Bissau
5.93
36
34. Kenya
5.87
37
35. Zimbabwe
5.77
38
36. Niger
5.72
39
37. Madagascar
5.11
42
38. Mauritania
5.04
44
39. South Africa
4.91
45
40. Liberia
4.85
46
41. Congo
4.53
48
42. Botswana
4.35
50
43. Namibia
4.31
52
44. Senegal
4.15
54
45. Gabon
4.08
57
46. Seychelles
4.00
58
47. Cape Verde
1.63
93
48. Mauritius
1.47
97
49. Sao Tome
0.94
125
ICD-10 CODES: X00-X19
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.