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Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Lesotho
34.92
7
2. South Africa
34.29
8
3. Swaziland
19.33
15
4. Namibia
19.15
17
5. Zimbabwe
15.01
22
6. Central Africa
14.64
23
7. DR Congo
14.50
25
8. Uganda
13.45
29
9. Sierra Leone
13.34
30
10. Cote d Ivoire
12.85
31
11. Mali
12.43
32
12. Cameroon
11.83
33
13. Niger
11.75
34
14. Mauritania
11.50
36
15. Botswana
11.39
37
16. Congo
11.22
38
17. Burkina Faso
10.86
40
18. Liberia
10.79
41
19. Angola
10.69
42
20. Zambia
10.55
43
21. Nigeria
10.46
44
22. Ghana
10.46
45
23. Chad
10.21
46
24. Togo
10.20
47
25. Guinea-Bissau
9.94
49
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Gambia
9.74
52
27. Eritrea
9.71
53
28. Guinea
9.49
56
29. Comoros
9.11
58
30. Seychelles
8.96
60
31. Gabon
8.89
61
32. Ethiopia
8.75
62
33. Cape Verde
8.70
64
34. Tanzania
8.38
66
35. Senegal
8.25
68
36. Madagascar
7.25
72
37. Sao Tome
7.10
73
38. Djibouti
6.77
77
39. Benin
6.72
78
40. Burundi
6.64
79
41. Sudan
6.59
80
42. Somalia
6.49
81
43. Kenya
6.38
82
44. South Sudan
5.72
87
45. Rwanda
5.59
88
46. Equ. Guinea
3.32
119
47. Mozambique
2.73
125
48. Malawi
1.79
139
49. Mauritius
1.49
145
ICD-10 CODES: X85-Y09, Y871
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.