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RHEUMATIC HEART DISEASE AFRICA

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Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Burkina Faso
10.93
4
2. Sierra Leone
8.79
11
3. Niger
8.63
12
4. Cote d Ivoire
8.15
14
5. Central Africa
7.74
15
6. Chad
7.71
16
7. Lesotho
7.59
18
8. Mali
7.41
20
9. Guinea
6.96
21
10. Togo
6.59
23
11. Benin
5.86
26
12. Sao Tome
5.83
27
13. Guinea-Bissau
5.76
28
14. Sudan
5.74
29
15. Swaziland
5.59
31
16. Nigeria
5.38
33
17. Cameroon
5.29
34
18. DR Congo
5.09
36
19. Zimbabwe
5.02
37
20. Madagascar
4.93
39
21. Gambia
4.71
42
22. Namibia
4.70
43
23. Somalia
4.57
44
24. Liberia
4.50
45
25. Eritrea
4.31
47
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Burundi
4.13
49
27. Senegal
4.10
50
28. Angola
3.92
53
29. Botswana
3.85
54
30. Ghana
3.79
56
31. Equ. Guinea
3.79
57
32. Mauritania
3.71
59
33. South Africa
3.67
61
34. Congo
3.55
63
35. South Sudan
3.22
64
36. Comoros
3.07
67
37. Uganda
2.91
69
38. Djibouti
2.83
72
39. Cape Verde
2.82
73
40. Gabon
2.73
76
41. Ethiopia
2.72
77
42. Mozambique
2.63
78
43. Zambia
2.41
80
44. Tanzania
2.29
83
45. Malawi
2.17
85
46. Rwanda
2.17
86
47. Seychelles
1.79
93
48. Kenya
1.09
127
49. Mauritius
0.97
137
ICD-10 CODES: I01-I09
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.