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SOUTH AMERICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Bolivia
10.34
14
2. Guyana
10.23
16
3. El Salvador
5.66
56
4. Ecuador
5.44
61
5. Belize
5.20
67
6. Nicaragua
4.77
73
7. Guatemala
3.98
82
8. Panama
3.65
87
9. Honduras
3.61
88
10. Paraguay
3.42
90
Region Rank Rate World Rank
11. Brazil
3.28
92
12. Peru
2.81
99
13. Costa Rica
2.68
101
14. Suriname
2.37
108
15. Uruguay
2.35
111
16. Colombia
2.30
112
17. Chile
2.26
113
18. Argentina
2.11
120
19. Venezuela
1.81
126
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.