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Malnutrition
AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Central Africa
121.11
1
2. DR Congo
119.40
2
3. Sierra Leone
112.66
3
4. Angola
90.00
4
5. Somalia
83.15
5
6. Burundi
78.24
6
7. Chad
61.57
7
8. Eritrea
58.04
8
9. Kenya
56.68
9
10. Niger
56.01
10
11. South Sudan
52.53
11
12. Equ. Guinea
51.61
12
13. Mali
48.68
13
14. Ethiopia
48.19
14
15. Comoros
46.55
15
16. Sudan
46.47
16
17. Congo
46.23
17
18. Djibouti
41.77
18
19. Zambia
40.84
19
20. Cote d Ivoire
39.40
20
21. Guinea-Bissau
39.35
21
22. Mozambique
37.49
22
23. Benin
36.80
23
24. Madagascar
36.64
24
Region Rank Rate World Rank
25. Togo
35.40
25
26. Gabon
34.93
26
27. Malawi
32.72
27
28. Guinea
32.50
28
29. Ghana
32.09
29
30. Burkina Faso
31.37
30
31. Nigeria
31.20
31
32. Uganda
30.26
32
33. Tanzania
29.61
33
34. Cameroon
28.81
34
35. Liberia
26.69
35
36. Rwanda
26.39
36
37. Gambia
23.34
37
38. Mauritania
21.95
38
39. Zimbabwe
12.58
43
40. Senegal
9.62
48
41. Cape Verde
7.43
56
42. Lesotho
6.42
60
43. Swaziland
3.17
77
44. Namibia
2.42
86
45. Mauritius
2.09
89
46. South Africa
1.66
94
47. Botswana
1.31
101
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.