Wow. Just… Wow.

Came across this article on the best and worst countries for a child to fall sick in.  Basically, if a child is sick is there anyone available to provide medical attention & are the mothers able/willing to get the proper vaccinations to ensure their child will live.

Here’s the top & bottom of the study:

top 20


Switzerland Finland Ireland Norway Belarus Denmark Sweden Cuba Uzbekistan Germany Russian Federation France Czech Republic United Kingdom United States Kazakhstan Australia New Zealand Lithuania Qatar

bottom 20


Madagascar Bangladesh Sierra Leone Uganda Liberia Afghanistan Guinea-Bissau Papua New Guinea Yemen Nepal Guinea Niger Timor-Leste Equatorial Guinea Central African Republic Nigeria Ethiopia Lao P.D.R. Somalia Chad

So, apparently, the country that no ones knows even exists has the least available medical care & the highest likelihood of death among children.  Wow.  Just… wow.




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