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DROWNINGS SOUTH AMERICA

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Death Rate per 100,000
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POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Guyana
16.54
1
2. Bolivia
6.89
36
3. El Salvador
6.13
47
4. Belize
5.73
54
5. Suriname
5.19
62
6. Nicaragua
5.01
66
7. Peru
3.84
86
8. Paraguay
3.81
87
9. Panama
3.57
95
10. Colombia
2.94
105
Region Rank Rate World Rank
11. Ecuador
2.91
106
12. Brazil
2.78
108
13. Costa Rica
2.74
110
14. Venezuela
2.68
113
15. Honduras
2.51
116
16. Uruguay
2.05
122
17. Guatemala
1.87
127
18. Chile
1.85
129
19. Argentina
1.05
151
ICD-10 CODES: W65-W74
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.