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AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Zimbabwe
47.41
4
2. Lesotho
29.26
12
3. South Africa
25.69
14
4. Swaziland
20.87
17
5. Uganda
16.65
21
6. Namibia
15.49
22
7. DR Congo
14.82
24
8. Central Africa
13.90
28
9. Sierra Leone
13.51
29
10. Cote d Ivoire
12.97
32
11. Cameroon
12.13
34
12. Mali
11.67
35
13. Zambia
11.65
36
14. Congo
11.53
37
15. Liberia
11.32
38
16. Angola
11.17
39
17. Ghana
11.12
40
18. Mauritania
10.97
41
19. Niger
10.87
42
20. Burkina Faso
10.57
44
21. Botswana
10.48
46
22. Nigeria
10.41
47
23. Seychelles
9.87
49
24. Chad
9.84
50
25. Gambia
9.75
51
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Gabon
9.64
53
27. Togo
9.63
54
28. Guinea-Bissau
9.14
56
29. Kenya
9.06
58
30. Guinea
9.02
59
31. Tanzania
8.99
61
32. Ethiopia
8.96
62
33. Comoros
8.74
65
34. Eritrea
8.66
66
35. Senegal
7.98
69
36. Madagascar
7.80
71
37. Sudan
7.20
74
38. Burundi
6.84
75
39. Djibouti
6.79
76
40. Benin
6.66
78
41. Sao Tome
6.59
79
42. Somalia
6.58
80
43. Cape Verde
5.96
85
44. Rwanda
5.46
89
45. South Sudan
5.11
93
46. Equ. Guinea
3.53
119
47. Mozambique
3.39
120
48. Mauritius
2.45
133
49. Malawi
2.11
140
ICD-10 CODES: X85-Y09, Y871
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.