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Lung Disease
AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Liberia
54.29
9
2. Lesotho
51.41
10
3. Swaziland
49.48
11
4. Equ. Guinea
48.09
12
5. Central Africa
45.57
13
6. Mali
44.73
14
7. Angola
42.17
16
8. Namibia
35.91
20
9. Gabon
34.60
22
10. Congo
33.59
26
11. DR Congo
31.49
30
12. Cape Verde
28.52
40
13. South Africa
27.00
45
14. Sierra Leone
26.43
46
15. Zimbabwe
24.35
52
16. Guinea-Bissau
23.05
57
17. Burkina Faso
22.35
59
18. Chad
22.19
62
19. Comoros
22.17
63
20. Senegal
22.03
64
21. Cote d Ivoire
21.68
66
22. Mozambique
21.44
67
23. Burundi
20.84
72
24. Benin
20.64
75
Region Rank Rate World Rank
25. Ethiopia
20.52
76
26. Madagascar
19.72
80
27. Eritrea
19.43
83
28. Guinea
19.41
84
29. Malawi
18.89
86
30. South Sudan
18.61
88
31. Cameroon
18.60
89
32. Niger
18.43
90
33. Djibouti
18.20
93
34. Uganda
18.10
94
35. Gambia
18.07
95
36. Sudan
17.44
98
37. Somalia
17.01
100
38. Togo
16.48
105
39. Nigeria
16.03
107
40. Tanzania
15.66
110
41. Ghana
15.53
111
42. Mauritania
14.76
120
43. Botswana
14.07
127
44. Rwanda
12.96
130
45. Zambia
9.83
150
46. Kenya
8.57
154
47. Mauritius
6.17
163
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.