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AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Lesotho
45.17
1
2. Equ. Guinea
42.20
2
3. Mozambique
40.71
3
4. Angola
38.54
4
5. Swaziland
37.87
5
6. Central Africa
36.55
6
7. Sierra Leone
33.30
8
8. DR Congo
32.48
9
9. Burundi
31.37
10
10. South Africa
29.66
14
11. Botswana
28.86
16
12. Chad
27.62
18
13. Cote d Ivoire
27.24
22
14. Somalia
26.32
23
15. Uganda
24.87
24
16. Cameroon
24.62
25
17. Senegal
24.57
26
18. Burkina Faso
23.59
28
19. Mali
23.54
29
20. Congo
23.48
30
21. South Sudan
22.66
32
22. Guinea-Bissau
22.61
33
23. Guinea
21.19
35
24. Nigeria
20.23
39
Region Rank Rate World Rank
25. Togo
20.17
40
26. Sudan
19.44
43
27. Niger
18.91
45
28. Namibia
18.65
46
29. Gambia
18.60
47
30. Comoros
18.26
48
31. Eritrea
18.10
49
32. Benin
17.73
50
33. Gabon
17.35
51
34. Zambia
16.82
52
35. Zimbabwe
16.76
54
36. Tanzania
16.76
55
37. Ethiopia
16.68
56
38. Djibouti
16.23
57
39. Malawi
16.05
60
40. Liberia
15.01
64
41. Kenya
14.85
66
42. Mauritania
13.97
69
43. Ghana
13.87
71
44. Rwanda
12.31
80
45. Cape Verde
12.06
83
46. Madagascar
11.81
86
47. Mauritius
10.31
96
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.