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AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Lesotho
41.91
6
2. Swaziland
35.51
9
3. DR Congo
31.08
12
4. South Africa
28.97
14
5. Rwanda
24.37
18
6. Nigeria
21.57
19
7. Uganda
20.93
20
8. Namibia
20.39
21
9. Equ. Guinea
19.79
23
10. Botswana
19.08
24
11. Sierra Leone
15.35
28
12. South Sudan
14.64
32
13. Tanzania
14.41
33
14. Cote d Ivoire
14.26
34
15. Mozambique
13.77
35
16. Congo
13.36
37
17. Ethiopia
13.05
38
18. Central Africa
12.42
40
19. Sudan
12.23
41
20. Zambia
11.75
42
21. Madagascar
11.53
43
22. Zimbabwe
11.32
44
23. Comoros
11.27
45
24. Gambia
11.25
46
Region Rank Rate World Rank
25. Angola
10.89
48
26. Togo
10.63
49
27. Djibouti
10.26
50
28. Guinea
9.49
53
29. Gabon
9.48
54
30. Somalia
9.11
57
31. Benin
9.07
58
32. Burkina Faso
8.85
59
33. Guinea-Bissau
8.84
60
34. Eritrea
8.73
61
35. Chad
8.59
62
36. Mali
8.49
63
37. Burundi
8.43
64
38. Cameroon
8.05
68
39. Liberia
7.12
72
40. Kenya
6.05
80
41. Ghana
5.53
86
42. Niger
5.51
87
43. Mauritania
5.10
91
44. Cape Verde
3.35
106
45. Mauritius
3.25
107
46. Senegal
3.06
113
47. Malawi
3.03
114
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.