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POISONINGS AFRICA

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Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Sierra Leone
4.33
1
2. Eritrea
4.19
2
3. Cote d Ivoire
4.12
3
4. Somalia
4.04
4
5. Burundi
3.97
5
6. South Sudan
3.86
6
7. Niger
3.57
7
8. Sudan
3.41
8
9. Central Africa
3.29
9
10. Mali
3.20
11
11. Chad
3.20
12
12. Benin
3.17
13
13. Guinea
3.15
14
14. Burkina Faso
3.14
15
15. Uganda
3.02
16
16. Swaziland
2.96
17
17. Nigeria
2.90
18
18. Lesotho
2.90
19
19. Cameroon
2.88
20
20. Madagascar
2.74
21
21. Zambia
2.73
22
22. Ethiopia
2.72
23
23. DR Congo
2.69
24
24. Mozambique
2.65
26
25. Djibouti
2.64
27
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Angola
2.58
29
27. Comoros
2.58
30
28. Togo
2.57
31
29. Rwanda
2.50
32
30. Tanzania
2.50
33
31. Guinea-Bissau
2.29
36
32. Senegal
2.28
37
33. Gambia
2.26
38
34. Equ. Guinea
2.20
39
35. Zimbabwe
2.14
40
36. Malawi
2.01
43
37. Ghana
1.93
45
38. Mauritania
1.88
46
39. Liberia
1.86
47
40. Kenya
1.83
49
41. Namibia
1.51
53
42. Congo
1.34
57
43. South Africa
1.23
59
44. Botswana
1.16
63
45. Gabon
1.06
68
46. Sao Tome
0.89
73
47. Cape Verde
0.64
86
48. Seychelles
0.52
98
49. Mauritius
0.10
175
ICD-10 CODES: X40, X43, X46-X48, X49
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.