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Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. South Africa
57.68
7
2. Lesotho
56.26
8
3. Namibia
33.59
15
4. Swaziland
31.65
16
5. Zimbabwe
24.08
24
6. Central Africa
23.91
25
7. DR Congo
23.37
27
8. Uganda
21.74
28
9. Sierra Leone
20.76
30
10. Botswana
19.69
31
11. Mali
19.47
32
12. Cameroon
19.03
34
13. Niger
18.57
35
14. Angola
18.31
36
15. Congo
18.05
37
16. Gambia
17.59
38
17. Mauritania
17.22
40
18. Liberia
16.76
42
19. Chad
16.25
43
20. Zambia
16.07
45
21. Burkina Faso
15.68
46
22. Eritrea
15.35
49
23. Cote d Ivoire
15.32
50
24. Togo
15.19
51
25. Nigeria
15.12
54
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Gabon
14.19
56
27. Guinea
14.11
57
28. Seychelles
13.70
61
29. Cape Verde
13.62
62
30. Comoros
13.61
63
31. Ghana
13.55
64
32. Senegal
13.42
65
33. Ethiopia
13.16
67
34. Tanzania
13.11
68
35. Madagascar
10.96
71
36. Sao Tome
10.92
72
37. Burundi
10.56
74
38. Benin
10.53
75
39. Kenya
10.46
76
40. Djibouti
10.31
77
41. Somalia
10.11
79
42. Sudan
10.04
80
43. Rwanda
9.06
85
44. South Sudan
9.00
86
45. Guinea-Bissau
8.57
87
46. Equ. Guinea
4.85
119
47. Mozambique
4.49
123
48. Malawi
2.84
137
49. Mauritius
2.25
143
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.