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Hypertension
AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Seychelles
64.49
1
2. Madagascar
38.67
4
3. Lesotho
38.43
5
4. Central Africa
36.09
6
5. Burundi
36.00
7
6. Angola
34.66
9
7. Comoros
34.43
10
8. Swaziland
33.05
14
9. Mozambique
31.88
18
10. Uganda
31.88
19
11. DR Congo
31.76
20
12. Eritrea
31.33
21
13. Rwanda
30.97
22
14. South Africa
30.73
23
15. Malawi
30.19
24
16. Equ. Guinea
30.09
25
17. Botswana
28.14
28
18. Burkina Faso
28.11
30
19. South Sudan
26.52
32
20. Namibia
26.33
33
21. Tanzania
25.34
35
22. Gabon
25.30
36
23. Ethiopia
25.14
38
24. Somalia
24.32
39
25. Djibouti
24.07
41
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Congo
23.75
42
27. Kenya
21.55
47
28. Sierra Leone
21.32
48
29. Zambia
21.24
49
30. Ghana
19.97
53
31. Mauritius
18.41
56
32. Cote d Ivoire
16.54
67
33. Sudan
16.12
69
34. Togo
15.39
73
35. Mali
15.39
74
36. Nigeria
15.17
79
37. Cameroon
14.91
82
38. Gambia
14.34
88
39. Benin
14.31
89
40. Chad
14.24
90
41. Guinea
13.30
95
42. Niger
12.76
98
43. Guinea-Bissau
12.65
99
44. Senegal
12.07
103
45. Liberia
11.42
105
46. Mauritania
10.60
109
47. Zimbabwe
9.12
120
48. Cape Verde
7.57
134
49. Sao Tome
4.58
156
ICD-10 CODES: I10-I15
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.