Poisonings in Lesotho

Poisonings in Lesotho
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 67 (0.26%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 2.72
  • Cause of death world rank: 30.
  • Poisonings, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 67 deaths in Lesotho. That’s about 1 of every 385 deaths in Lesotho.
  • About 1 people die of Poisonings each day, an average of 1 death every 131 hours.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 1,958,042 144
Sex ratio m / f 0.98 113
Population 0-14 32.1% 61
Population 15-64 62.4% 134
Population 65 + 5.5% 109

Poisonings


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Sierra Leone Sierra Leone 4.78
2 Burundi Burundi 4.74
3 Angola Angola 4.57
4 Central Africa Central Africa 4.53
5 Chad Chad 4.40
6 Bolivia Bolivia 4.37
7 Cote d Ivoire Cote d Ivoire 4.15
8 Eritrea Eritrea 4.06
10 Comoros Comoros 3.77
11 Sudan Sudan 3.48
12 Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 3.20
14 Mozambique Mozambique 3.11
13 Djibouti Djibouti 3.11
15 Mali Mali 3.03
16 Benin Benin 3.01
17 Rwanda Rwanda 2.97
18 DR Congo DR Congo 2.97
19 Niger Niger 2.93
20 Uganda Uganda 2.91
21 Nigeria Nigeria 2.89
22 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 2.85
23 Guinea Guinea 2.84
26 Cameroon Cameroon 2.81
24 Belarus Belarus 2.81
25 Swaziland Swaziland 2.81
28 Equ. Guinea Equ. Guinea 2.75
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.