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Lung Cancers
AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. South Africa
20.75
57
2. Sao Tome
17.95
68
3. Seychelles
14.64
81
4. Mauritius
10.62
100
5. Madagascar
7.75
113
6. Gabon
6.21
128
7. Equ. Guinea
4.26
139
8. Botswana
4.05
141
9. Zimbabwe
4.00
142
10. Namibia
3.90
144
11. Swaziland
3.35
145
12. Ethiopia
3.18
146
13. Djibouti
2.98
147
14. Lesotho
2.92
148
15. Somalia
2.91
149
16. Mozambique
2.84
150
17. Kenya
2.79
151
18. Eritrea
2.79
152
19. Uganda
2.63
153
20. Ghana
2.50
154
21. Burkina Faso
2.46
155
22. Mali
2.43
156
23. South Sudan
2.37
157
24. Gambia
2.33
158
25. Angola
2.06
159
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Cote d Ivoire
1.99
160
27. Sudan
1.99
161
28. Rwanda
1.87
162
29. Guinea-Bissau
1.82
163
30. Zambia
1.81
164
31. Senegal
1.81
165
32. Burundi
1.65
166
33. Comoros
1.63
167
34. Togo
1.57
168
35. Central Africa
1.53
169
36. Cameroon
1.49
170
37. Sierra Leone
1.49
171
38. Liberia
1.46
172
39. Mauritania
1.41
173
40. Cape Verde
1.39
174
41. Congo
1.36
175
42. Chad
1.28
176
43. DR Congo
1.26
177
44. Guinea
1.26
178
45. Nigeria
1.19
179
46. Benin
1.00
180
47. Malawi
0.96
181
48. Tanzania
0.79
182
49. Niger
0.47
183
ICD-10 CODES: C33-C34
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.