Drownings Death Rate by Country

Drownings Death Rate by Country
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017;
Drownings Death Rate by Country, total deaths by cause, Drownings Cause of Death for every country in the world.

Drownings


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate Deaths (%)
1 Angola Angola 23.34 7,932 (2.56%)
2 Haiti Haiti 16.54 1,908 (2.31%)
3 Equ. Guinea Equ. Guinea 15.40 146 (1.86%)
4 Guyana Guyana 15.23 113 (1.96%)
5 Sierra Leone Sierra Leone 14.78 1,007 (1.23%)
6 Cote d Ivoire Cote d Ivoire 14.57 3,628 (1.42%)
7 Chad Chad 14.12 2,468 (1.50%)
8 Bangladesh Bangladesh 12.94 19,102 (2.42%)
9 Central Africa Central Africa 12.79 736 (1.18%)
10 Somalia Somalia 12.71 1,731 (1.38%)
11 New Guinea New Guinea 12.36 937 (1.83%)
13 Belarus Belarus 12.02 1,298 (1.05%)
14 Afghanistan Afghanistan 11.89 4,649 (1.99%)
15 Cambodia Cambodia 11.72 1,860 (2.21%)
16 South Sudan South Sudan 11.49 1,551 (1.31%)
17 Burundi Burundi 11.42 1,484 (1.60%)
18 Laos Laos 11.32 834 (1.95%)
19 Sudan Sudan 10.92 5,545 (2.07%)
20 Timor-Leste Timor-Leste 10.75 148 (1.97%)
21 Russia Russia 10.57 16,652 (0.88%)
22 Ukraine Ukraine 10.24 5,017 (0.78%)
23 Belize Belize 9.93 33 (1.79%)
24 Mali Mali 9.50 1,874 (1.17%)
25 DR Congo DR Congo 9.37 9,325 (1.39%)
26 Pakistan Pakistan 8.87 17,048 (1.40%)
27 Guinea Guinea 8.84 1,216 (1.09%)
28 Benin Benin 8.72 1,023 (1.15%)
29 Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau 8.71 177 (1.03%)
30 Niger Niger 8.26 1,917 (1.19%)
31 Solomon Isl. Solomon Isl. 8.22 47 (1.70%)
32 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 8.14 1,433 (1.05%)
33 Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 8.09 1,550 (1.12%)
34 Bolivia Bolivia 8.03 881 (1.41%)
35 Rwanda Rwanda 7.96 969 (1.56%)
36 Cameroon Cameroon 7.87 2,113 (0.96%)
37 Tajikistan Tajikistan 7.81 722 (1.69%)
39 Mozambique Mozambique 7.80 2,622 (1.03%)
38 Djibouti Djibouti 7.80 70 (1.09%)
40 Thailand Thailand 7.67 5,944 (1.19%)
41 Nigeria Nigeria 7.43 15,670 (0.77%)
42 Comoros Comoros 7.32 55 (1.07%)
43 Yemen Yemen 7.25 2,225 (1.53%)
44 Uganda Uganda 7.13 3,186 (1.23%)
45 Viet Nam Viet Nam 7.01 6,303 (1.25%)
46 Togo Togo 6.98 521 (0.89%)
47 Maldives Maldives 6.96 21 (2.01%)
48 Gambia Gambia 6.88 140 (0.96%)
50 Latvia Latvia 6.83 158 (0.59%)
51 Bahamas Bahamas 6.69 27 (1.28%)
52 Sri Lanka Sri Lanka 6.41 1,336 (1.05%)
53 Fiji Fiji 6.40 56 (0.98%)
54 Mauritania Mauritania 6.29 260 (0.92%)
56 Congo Congo 6.22 333 (1.03%)
57 Ethiopia Ethiopia 6.18 6,568 (1.03%)
58 Eritrea Eritrea 6.14 269 (0.96%)
59 Zambia Zambia 6.11 1,130 (0.98%)
60 Gabon Gabon 6.09 116 (0.91%)
61 Swaziland Swaziland 6.05 83 (0.74%)
62 Tanzania Tanzania 5.93 3,454 (0.93%)
63 Suriname Suriname 5.84 31 (0.88%)
64 Philippines Philippines 5.78 5,807 (0.94%)
65 Senegal Senegal 5.63 779 (0.95%)
66 North Korea North Korea 5.49 1,296 (0.59%)
69 Ghana Ghana 5.46 1,469 (0.70%)
70 Myanmar Myanmar 5.34 2,859 (0.72%)
72 Liberia Liberia 5.22 240 (0.68%)
71 Kenya Kenya 5.22 2,417 (0.86%)
74 Bhutan Bhutan 5.09 39 (0.90%)
73 El Salvador El Salvador 5.09 316 (0.86%)
76 Turkmenistan Turkmenistan 5.08 279 (0.73%)
77 India India 4.91 63,004 (0.72%)
78 Cape Verde Cape Verde 4.78 21 (0.82%)
79 Uzbekistan Uzbekistan 4.74 1,488 (0.88%)
80 Lithuania Lithuania 4.54 159 (0.42%)
81 Lesotho Lesotho 4.44 97 (0.38%)
82 Moldova Moldova 4.42 196 (0.47%)
83 Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan 4.39 259 (0.74%)
84 Malawi Malawi 4.35 728 (0.53%)
85 Namibia Namibia 4.33 107 (0.69%)
86 Nicaragua Nicaragua 4.20 244 (0.90%)
87 Panama Panama 4.19 163 (0.95%)
88 Mongolia Mongolia 4.16 121 (0.65%)
Country Rate
89 ParaguayParaguay 4.14
90 PeruPeru 4.08
91 ChinaChina 3.96
92 MadagascarMadagascar 3.95
93 BotswanaBotswana 3.92
94 Trinidad/Tob.Trinidad/Tob. 3.74
96 IndonesiaIndonesia 3.51
97 South AfricaSouth Africa 3.49
99 BruneiBrunei 3.41
100 EstoniaEstonia 3.39
101 EcuadorEcuador 3.30
102 MauritiusMauritius 3.08
103 Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia 3.06
104 RomaniaRomania 3.02
105 GeorgiaGeorgia 2.92
106 BrazilBrazil 2.85
107 ZimbabweZimbabwe 2.80
108 OmanOman 2.78
109 Costa RicaCosta Rica 2.60
110 JapanJapan 2.58
111 AzerbaijanAzerbaijan 2.51
112 ColombiaColombia 2.45
113 LibyaLibya 2.42
114 GuatemalaGuatemala 2.41
115 PolandPoland 2.37
117 MalaysiaMalaysia 2.31
119 SlovakiaSlovakia 2.28
120 UruguayUruguay 2.27
121 CubaCuba 2.18
122 GreeceGreece 2.18
123 ArgentinaArgentina 2.09
124 AlgeriaAlgeria 2.04
125 Dominican Rep.Dominican Rep. 2.03
126 BulgariaBulgaria 2.02
127 QatarQatar 1.94
128 TurkeyTurkey 1.92
129 EgyptEgypt 1.91
130 MoroccoMorocco 1.87
131 ArmeniaArmenia 1.86
132 ChileChile 1.86
133 CroatiaCroatia 1.70
134 VenezuelaVenezuela 1.68
136 MexicoMexico 1.57
137 TunisiaTunisia 1.47
139 HondurasHonduras 1.43
138 NepalNepal 1.43
140 FinlandFinland 1.42
141 New ZealandNew Zealand 1.42
142 IraqIraq 1.41
143 Czech RepublicCzech Republic 1.36
144 HungaryHungary 1.16
145 United StatesUnited States 1.13
146 JordanJordan 1.11
147 Arab EmiratesArab Emirates 1.10
148 IrelandIreland 1.08
150 FranceFrance 1.06
149 South KoreaSouth Korea 1.06
151 SyriaSyria 1.03
152 CyprusCyprus 1.01
153 IranIran 1.01
154 SerbiaSerbia 1.01
155 KuwaitKuwait 0.96
156 BahrainBahrain 0.90
157 AlbaniaAlbania 0.86
158 LebanonLebanon 0.86
159 NorwayNorway 0.86
160 AustraliaAustralia 0.82
161 SwedenSweden 0.81
162 MontenegroMontenegro 0.77
163 CanadaCanada 0.74
164 SloveniaSlovenia 0.72
165 JamaicaJamaica 0.68
166 SpainSpain 0.67
167 PortugalPortugal 0.65
168 MacedoniaMacedonia 0.64
169 IsraelIsrael 0.61
170 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 0.55
171 BelgiumBelgium 0.53
172 MaltaMalta 0.50
174 ItalyItaly 0.44
175 GermanyGermany 0.43
176 NetherlandsNetherlands 0.42
177 AustriaAustria 0.40
178 IcelandIceland 0.40
179 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 0.38
181 Bosnia/Herzeg.Bosnia/Herzeg. 0.29
182 SingaporeSingapore 0.28

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Health Data used is WHO 2014, 2017 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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