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Hypertension
AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Botswana
49.18
4
2. South Africa
44.83
5
3. Namibia
43.20
6
4. Swaziland
39.53
8
5. Lesotho
38.92
9
6. Mauritius
38.18
12
7. Zimbabwe
31.49
21
8. Angola
26.66
26
9. DR Congo
23.85
31
10. Equ. Guinea
23.55
33
11. Congo
22.31
36
12. Guinea-Bissau
22.09
37
13. Eritrea
21.78
39
14. Mali
21.38
44
15. Malawi
21.31
46
16. Sierra Leone
21.11
47
17. Ghana
20.93
50
18. Burundi
20.72
52
19. Benin
20.40
54
20. Uganda
19.45
61
21. Comoros
19.07
65
22. Zambia
18.39
69
23. Rwanda
18.38
70
24. Burkina Faso
18.18
71
Region Rank Rate World Rank
25. Gabon
18.03
73
26. Madagascar
17.95
75
27. Cameroon
17.84
78
28. Tanzania
17.38
85
29. Central Africa
17.13
86
30. South Sudan
16.93
87
31. Djibouti
16.83
89
32. Guinea
16.41
92
33. Cote d Ivoire
16.10
94
34. Sudan
15.94
97
35. Gambia
15.77
99
36. Chad
15.60
100
37. Togo
15.44
102
38. Mozambique
15.08
103
39. Mauritania
14.53
106
40. Niger
14.33
108
41. Nigeria
13.62
112
42. Cape Verde
13.58
113
43. Ethiopia
13.55
115
44. Liberia
12.79
118
45. Kenya
12.49
120
46. Somalia
11.85
122
47. Senegal
11.66
125
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.