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All Cancers (Male)
AFRICA

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. South Africa
197.90
15
2. Seychelles
196.69
18
3. Rwanda
188.80
23
4. Uganda
187.84
24
5. Malawi
164.63
39
6. Mozambique
155.61
48
7. Kenya
153.36
52
8. Madagascar
152.97
53
9. Sao Tome
139.04
71
10. Burundi
130.63
87
11. South Sudan
129.55
89
12. Swaziland
122.88
97
13. Zimbabwe
121.44
100
14. Lesotho
119.39
104
15. DR Congo
118.98
106
16. Tanzania
114.93
110
17. Zambia
112.91
112
18. Somalia
107.66
116
19. Nigeria
98.96
127
20. Cote d Ivoire
96.76
129
21. Eritrea
94.59
132
22. Comoros
92.65
136
23. Guinea
91.76
137
24. Togo
91.00
138
25. Sudan
90.29
139
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Ghana
89.74
140
27. Angola
89.39
143
28. Mauritius
89.32
144
29. Central Africa
87.75
145
30. Namibia
87.70
146
31. Botswana
87.20
147
32. Burkina Faso
86.33
148
33. Cameroon
85.04
149
34. Chad
84.43
152
35. Liberia
83.37
153
36. Congo
80.94
156
37. Equ. Guinea
77.93
157
38. Sierra Leone
77.63
159
39. Senegal
75.12
165
40. Djibouti
74.63
166
41. Mali
73.48
167
42. Ethiopia
71.88
168
43. Guinea-Bissau
71.53
169
44. Gabon
69.68
173
45. Benin
69.23
174
46. Mauritania
68.83
175
47. Gambia
66.16
178
48. Cape Verde
58.98
179
49. Niger
54.27
182
ICD-10 CODES: C00-C97
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.