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Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Lesotho
66.40
4
2. Sao Tome
60.23
8
3. Mali
54.82
9
4. Swaziland
54.29
11
5. Sierra Leone
48.68
13
6. Namibia
47.00
14
7. South Africa
46.11
15
8. Botswana
43.32
18
9. Cote d Ivoire
43.28
19
10. Togo
41.95
22
11. Guinea
41.26
24
12. Madagascar
39.85
28
13. Mauritius
38.25
30
14. Gambia
37.69
33
15. Cameroon
36.71
35
16. Chad
36.05
37
17. Niger
34.85
38
18. Guinea-Bissau
34.80
40
19. Central Africa
34.69
41
20. Nigeria
34.46
42
21. Benin
33.78
44
22. Senegal
33.72
45
23. Burundi
33.30
46
24. Eritrea
33.09
47
25. Equ. Guinea
32.20
50
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Sudan
31.19
53
27. DR Congo
30.98
54
28. Zimbabwe
30.90
55
29. Uganda
28.67
62
30. Comoros
27.97
66
31. Angola
27.01
67
32. Mauritania
26.83
70
33. Rwanda
26.82
71
34. Congo
26.70
72
35. Somalia
26.57
73
36. Burkina Faso
25.76
74
37. Ghana
25.55
76
38. Ethiopia
24.56
79
39. Cape Verde
24.15
81
40. Zambia
23.11
86
41. South Sudan
22.66
92
42. Djibouti
22.21
100
43. Malawi
21.83
103
44. Tanzania
21.54
105
45. Liberia
21.50
106
46. Gabon
20.39
111
47. Seychelles
19.59
117
48. Mozambique
17.29
132
49. Kenya
14.83
145
ICD-10 CODES: J40-J44
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.