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SOUTH AMERICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
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POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Guyana
16.68
39
2. Bolivia
13.16
53
3. Suriname
9.31
74
4. Paraguay
8.49
81
5. Ecuador
8.31
84
6. Guatemala
7.64
87
7. Honduras
7.07
93
8. Nicaragua
6.92
94
9. Venezuela
6.58
96
10. El Salvador
6.15
101
Region Rank Rate World Rank
11. Peru
6.03
104
12. Colombia
5.93
105
13. Brazil
5.84
106
14. Argentina
5.82
107
15. Panama
5.70
110
16. Belize
5.43
112
17. Costa Rica
4.65
121
18. Chile
3.81
137
19. Uruguay
3.25
143
ICD-10 CODES: P05, P07, P22, P27-P28
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.