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Lung Disease
AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Sao Tome
60.20
9
2. Lesotho
55.25
10
3. Swaziland
53.05
11
4. Mali
44.55
14
5. South Africa
44.30
16
6. Namibia
43.86
17
7. Botswana
42.66
20
8. Central Africa
41.66
21
9. Equ. Guinea
41.24
22
10. Angola
40.22
23
11. Sierra Leone
39.31
25
12. Sudan
35.12
34
13. Cote d Ivoire
34.56
36
14. DR Congo
34.27
37
15. Madagascar
34.22
38
16. Mauritius
30.56
46
17. Togo
29.36
47
18. Benin
29.33
48
19. Gambia
29.20
51
20. Congo
29.04
52
21. Comoros
28.25
53
22. Burundi
27.83
55
23. Eritrea
27.14
57
24. Guinea-Bissau
26.93
59
25. Gabon
26.53
63
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Rwanda
25.79
68
27. Guinea
25.37
71
28. Niger
24.86
74
29. Cameroon
24.85
75
30. South Sudan
23.00
85
31. Chad
22.93
86
32. Malawi
22.87
87
33. Senegal
22.57
89
34. Zimbabwe
22.53
90
35. Uganda
22.19
93
36. Nigeria
21.14
102
37. Ghana
21.09
103
38. Zambia
20.04
108
39. Mauritania
19.71
111
40. Seychelles
19.52
114
41. Burkina Faso
19.38
115
42. Kenya
19.15
116
43. Cape Verde
18.77
122
44. Ethiopia
18.56
123
45. Djibouti
18.41
126
46. Tanzania
18.09
130
47. Somalia
18.02
131
48. Mozambique
17.81
133
49. Liberia
17.35
136
ICD-10 CODES: J40-J44
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.