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Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Lesotho
15.36
3
2. South Africa
12.52
4
3. Guinea-Bissau
11.14
5
4. Cote d Ivoire
10.33
9
5. Swaziland
8.08
14
6. Ghana
7.50
15
7. Zimbabwe
6.65
20
8. Burkina Faso
6.18
21
9. Sierra Leone
6.12
22
10. Namibia
5.84
23
11. Mauritania
5.76
24
12. DR Congo
5.72
25
13. Nigeria
5.70
26
14. Central Africa
5.62
28
15. Mali
5.55
29
16. Uganda
5.33
31
17. Togo
5.28
32
18. Niger
5.24
33
19. Zambia
5.17
34
20. Guinea
4.87
38
21. Liberia
4.79
39
22. Comoros
4.62
45
23. Cameroon
4.61
46
24. Ethiopia
4.44
47
25. Congo
4.41
48
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Seychelles
4.27
50
27. Eritrea
4.25
51
28. Chad
4.18
53
29. Cape Verde
4.06
54
30. Tanzania
3.84
58
31. Madagascar
3.60
60
32. Angola
3.50
61
33. Senegal
3.45
62
34. Botswana
3.35
66
35. Sao Tome
3.32
67
36. Djibouti
3.23
72
37. Sudan
3.22
73
38. Gabon
3.13
74
39. Benin
2.99
77
40. Somalia
2.98
78
41. Burundi
2.94
80
42. Kenya
2.51
88
43. South Sudan
2.49
91
44. Rwanda
2.31
97
45. Gambia
2.22
98
46. Equ. Guinea
1.16
125
47. Mozambique
1.12
127
48. Malawi
0.79
149
49. Mauritius
0.72
159
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.