Syphilis in South Sudan

Syphilis in South Sudan
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017.

  • Number of deaths: 1,007 (0.85%)
  • Death Rate (Deaths per 100,000 population): 5.55
  • Cause of death world rank: 14.
  • Syphilis, listed as the underlying cause of death, accounts for nearly 1,007 deaths in South Sudan. That’s about 1 of every 118 deaths in South Sudan.
  • About 3 people die of Syphilis each day, an average of 1 death every 9 hours.

Demographic Summary

Value World Rank
Population total 13,026,129 72
Sex ratio m / f 1.03 28
Population 0-14 44.4% 10
Population 15-64 53.5% 183
Population 65 + 2.1% 191

Syphilis


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate
1 Angola Angola 10.41
3 Somalia Somalia 8.38
2 Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau 8.38
4 Central Africa Central Africa 8.30
5 Mauritania Mauritania 8.15
6 DR Congo DR Congo 8.00
7 Mozambique Mozambique 7.65
8 Chad Chad 7.61
9 Comoros Comoros 7.27
10 Mali Mali 6.92
11 Cameroon Cameroon 5.85
12 Guinea Guinea 5.75
13 Cote d Ivoire Cote d Ivoire 5.69
14 South Sudan South Sudan 5.55
15 Ethiopia Ethiopia 5.44
16 Togo Togo 5.04
17 Burundi Burundi 5.00
18 Sudan Sudan 3.97
19 Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 3.75
20 Gambia Gambia 3.67
21 New Guinea New Guinea 3.45
22 Haiti Haiti 3.08
23 Madagascar Madagascar 3.02
24 Tanzania Tanzania 3.02
25 Nigeria Nigeria 3.02
26 Benin Benin 2.98
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.