Drownings in Central Africa

Drownings in Central Africa
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 736 (1.18%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 12.79
  • Cause of death world rank: 9.
  • Drownings, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 736 deaths in Central Africa. That’s about 1 of every 85 deaths in Central Africa.
  • About 3 people die of Drownings each day, an average of 1 death every 12 hours.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 5,625,118 113
Sex ratio m / f 0.99 97
Population 0-14 40.1% 31
Population 15-64 56.5% 164
Population 65 + 3.4% 159

Drownings


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Angola Angola 23.34
2 Haiti Haiti 16.54
3 Equ. Guinea Equ. Guinea 15.40
4 Guyana Guyana 15.23
5 Sierra Leone Sierra Leone 14.78
6 Cote d Ivoire Cote d Ivoire 14.57
7 Chad Chad 14.12
8 Bangladesh Bangladesh 12.94
9 Central Africa Central Africa 12.79
10 Somalia Somalia 12.71
11 New Guinea New Guinea 12.36
13 Belarus Belarus 12.02
14 Afghanistan Afghanistan 11.89
15 Cambodia Cambodia 11.72
16 South Sudan South Sudan 11.49
17 Burundi Burundi 11.42
18 Laos Laos 11.32
19 Sudan Sudan 10.92
20 Timor-Leste Timor-Leste 10.75
21 Russia Russia 10.57
22 Ukraine Ukraine 10.24
23 Belize Belize 9.93
24 Mali Mali 9.50
25 DR Congo DR Congo 9.37
26 Pakistan Pakistan 8.87
27 Guinea Guinea 8.84
Health Data used is WHO 2014, 2017 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
We do not guarantee the accuracy of this data.