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Skin Disease
AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Burkina Faso
7.41
4
2. Ghana
7.20
5
3. Comoros
7.10
6
4. Mozambique
6.92
8
5. Djibouti
6.76
9
6. Zimbabwe
6.18
12
7. Ethiopia
6.18
13
8. Zambia
5.49
16
9. Tanzania
5.48
17
10. Eritrea
5.43
18
11. Burundi
5.36
19
12. Rwanda
5.30
20
13. Uganda
5.19
21
14. Malawi
5.17
22
15. South Africa
5.13
23
16. Equ. Guinea
5.01
26
17. Swaziland
5.01
27
18. Botswana
4.84
30
19. Namibia
4.83
31
20. Lesotho
4.64
33
21. Gabon
4.14
36
22. Angola
4.01
38
23. South Sudan
3.99
39
24. Madagascar
3.96
40
25. Cote d Ivoire
3.88
45
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Kenya
3.75
47
27. Nigeria
3.71
48
28. Somalia
3.66
49
29. Sierra Leone
3.55
50
30. Cameroon
3.48
51
31. Gambia
3.11
56
32. Benin
3.10
57
33. Congo
3.09
58
34. Mauritania
3.09
59
35. Togo
3.04
60
36. Central Africa
2.98
61
37. Mauritius
2.81
64
38. Chad
2.80
65
39. DR Congo
2.55
67
40. Senegal
2.48
69
41. Sao Tome
2.46
71
42. Mali
2.44
72
43. Guinea-Bissau
2.33
76
44. Cape Verde
2.25
77
45. Liberia
2.18
78
46. Guinea
2.18
79
47. Niger
2.06
81
48. Sudan
1.31
105
49. Seychelles
0.96
123
ICD-10 CODES: L00-L98
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.