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AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Sierra Leone
33.34
2
2. Cote d Ivoire
31.51
3
3. Chad
29.76
4
4. Somalia
26.73
6
5. Burkina Faso
23.04
7
6. Nigeria
22.63
8
7. Burundi
22.25
9
8. Central Africa
21.61
12
9. Angola
21.44
13
10. Mali
21.30
14
11. Gambia
20.40
16
12. Guinea
20.20
17
13. Cameroon
19.99
18
14. Benin
19.97
19
15. Niger
19.76
20
16. Togo
19.68
21
17. Ghana
19.68
22
18. Equ. Guinea
18.84
23
19. South Sudan
18.56
24
20. Guinea-Bissau
17.85
25
21. Liberia
16.27
27
22. Rwanda
15.96
29
23. Eritrea
15.92
30
24. Mauritania
15.25
36
25. Mozambique
15.14
37
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Comoros
15.09
38
27. DR Congo
14.74
41
28. Ethiopia
14.55
42
29. Uganda
14.14
43
30. Djibouti
14.00
44
31. Zimbabwe
14.00
45
32. Sudan
13.98
46
33. Tanzania
13.71
47
34. Senegal
13.15
48
35. Kenya
12.72
49
36. Zambia
12.40
53
37. Malawi
11.76
57
38. Madagascar
10.11
70
39. Swaziland
9.33
74
40. Gabon
9.18
76
41. Congo
9.01
80
42. Lesotho
8.25
91
43. Cape Verde
8.08
94
44. Mauritius
7.70
99
45. Sao Tome
7.49
101
46. South Africa
6.58
114
47. Namibia
6.25
123
48. Seychelles
6.18
124
49. Botswana
5.79
129
ICD-10 CODES: Rest of V, W39, W44, W53-W64, W77-W99, X20-X29, X50-X59, Y40-Y86, Y88, Y89
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.