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Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Lesotho
28.86
2
2. Cote d Ivoire
22.97
6
3. Equ. Guinea
21.97
8
4. Uganda
19.98
11
5. Cameroon
19.47
12
6. Zimbabwe
19.13
13
7. Nigeria
17.33
15
8. Swaziland
16.74
17
9. Togo
16.58
18
10. Sierra Leone
16.15
21
11. Benin
15.66
23
12. Chad
15.51
24
13. Cape Verde
15.12
26
14. Burundi
15.02
27
15. Burkina Faso
14.76
28
16. Eritrea
13.79
32
17. Liberia
13.43
37
18. South Africa
12.84
46
19. Senegal
11.81
50
20. Central Africa
11.60
54
21. Namibia
11.51
57
22. Botswana
11.51
58
23. Ethiopia
11.38
60
24. Zambia
11.31
61
25. Comoros
11.13
64
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Rwanda
10.96
65
27. Guinea
10.52
70
28. Gambia
9.99
77
29. DR Congo
9.66
80
30. Tanzania
9.58
82
31. Gabon
9.56
84
32. Sudan
9.48
85
33. Congo
9.28
88
34. Niger
8.99
93
35. Angola
8.88
94
36. Mali
8.87
95
37. Ghana
8.71
96
38. Djibouti
8.46
98
39. Mozambique
8.43
99
40. Seychelles
8.35
100
41. Somalia
8.31
101
42. Malawi
7.76
108
43. Mauritania
7.52
110
44. Guinea-Bissau
7.38
112
45. Mauritius
7.29
114
46. Madagascar
6.91
122
47. South Sudan
6.07
133
48. Kenya
5.63
140
49. Sao Tome
3.11
169
ICD-10 CODES: X60-X84, Y870
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.