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AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Mozambique
25.85
7
2. Tanzania
23.34
10
3. Burundi
22.51
11
4. Uganda
18.67
17
5. South Sudan
18.65
18
6. Zimbabwe
18.35
20
7. Sudan
16.44
25
8. Equ. Guinea
16.39
26
9. Comoros
16.17
27
10. Kenya
15.58
29
11. Eritrea
14.86
33
12. Zambia
14.80
34
13. Malawi
14.44
36
14. Djibouti
14.06
38
15. Angola
13.75
39
16. Somalia
11.83
53
17. Rwanda
11.68
55
18. Ethiopia
10.89
62
19. Madagascar
10.50
65
20. DR Congo
10.09
69
21. Congo
9.56
76
22. Central Africa
9.48
78
23. Gabon
8.16
90
24. Mauritius
7.93
93
Region Rank Rate World Rank
25. Sierra Leone
7.31
98
26. Cote d Ivoire
7.10
99
27. Cameroon
6.78
101
28. Nigeria
6.11
106
29. Swaziland
6.09
107
30. Lesotho
6.01
110
31. Benin
5.39
118
32. Togo
5.10
122
33. Senegal
5.03
124
34. Gambia
4.76
126
35. Burkina Faso
4.54
128
36. Chad
4.49
130
37. Mali
4.46
131
38. Guinea
4.45
132
39. Guinea-Bissau
4.37
133
40. Cape Verde
4.28
135
41. Liberia
3.95
140
42. Botswana
3.85
142
43. Niger
3.29
144
44. South Africa
3.00
149
45. Ghana
2.97
152
46. Mauritania
2.68
156
47. Namibia
2.61
157
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.