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Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Burkina Faso
28.13
1
2. Gambia
25.38
2
3. Cote d Ivoire
24.91
4
4. Nigeria
24.90
5
5. Sierra Leone
23.74
6
6. Cameroon
22.04
8
7. Ghana
21.83
9
8. Burundi
21.64
11
9. Eritrea
21.59
12
10. Chad
20.78
13
11. Comoros
20.77
14
12. Mali
20.41
15
13. Djibouti
20.37
16
14. Sao Tome
20.37
17
15. Togo
20.04
18
16. Zambia
20.03
19
17. Senegal
19.92
20
18. Ethiopia
19.82
21
19. Uganda
19.47
23
20. Rwanda
18.58
24
21. Guinea
18.21
25
22. Benin
17.80
27
23. Malawi
17.66
28
24. Niger
17.25
29
25. Equ. Guinea
17.19
30
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Mauritania
16.97
32
27. Somalia
16.86
33
28. Tanzania
16.69
34
29. South Sudan
16.07
36
30. Guinea-Bissau
15.47
37
31. Liberia
14.46
40
32. Mozambique
14.14
41
33. Sudan
12.44
49
34. Seychelles
11.65
53
35. Madagascar
11.46
54
36. Kenya
11.06
58
37. Angola
8.88
74
38. Gabon
8.68
75
39. Central Africa
7.97
80
40. Zimbabwe
7.93
82
41. Congo
7.45
87
42. DR Congo
6.91
92
43. Mauritius
6.66
98
44. Namibia
6.26
104
45. Swaziland
5.89
113
46. Lesotho
5.84
114
47. South Africa
5.82
115
48. Botswana
5.79
116
49. Cape Verde
4.38
135
ICD-10 CODES: W00-W19
Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2018
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.