Nations With Fewer Than One Fixed Telephone Subscription Per 100 People
Across much of Sub-Saharan Africa, there is fewer than 1 fixed telephone subscription per 100 people.
Countries Where Newborn Girls Are Least Likely To Live To Age 65
Less than one-third of newborn girls in Swaziland and Lesotho are expected to make it to age 65.
Countries Where Newborn Girls Are Most Likely To Reach Age 65
In developed East Asian countries, the majority of newborn girls are expected to reach age 65 or older.
Most Per Capita Fixed Telephone Subscriptions By Country
There are more fixed telephone subscriptions in the affluent nation of Monaco than there are people.
HIV in Women — HIV Rate Among Women Worldwide
In Gabon and Eritrea, around 2 in every 3 HIV-infected adults are female, with similarly high rates being seen across much of the rest of Sub-Saharan...
15 Countries With The Best Access To Quality Shipping Ports
Developed economies with navigable coastlines tend to have the best port infrastructures.
20 Most Expensive Countries To Ship Exports From
On a standardized container basis, West and Central Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa experience the highest costs to export.
20 Countries With The Best Acess To Nurses And Midwives
Nurse and midwife access is especially high across much of the European Union and other developed regions.
12 Countries With The Highest Rates Of Part-Time Employment
Several countries have part-time rates in excess of 20%, with more than 50% of Dutch workers classified as part-time.
15 Countries With The Lowest Rates Of Self-Employment
In several member states of the EU, less than 1 in 10 workers are classified as self-employed.
12 Countries With The Highest Payments Of External Long-Term Debt Service
External debt service is the total repayments of principal and interest actually made by one country's residents to nonresidents from abroad. India...
12 Countries With The Slowest Movements Of Exports
Security concerns and low access to ports and other infrastructure leave Afghani and Iraqi exporters lagging far behind global norms.
Countries With The Highest Rates Of Lung Cancer Among Women
Women of such developed nations as Denmark, Canada, and the US are most prone to developing lung cancer.
Prevalence Of Sexual Experience Among Adolescent Girls By Country
15-year-old girls in the UK are much more likely to report being sexually experienced than their age-matched peers from other parts of the globe.
Countries With the Most Highway Accidents
Libya more than doubles any other nation in road traffic injury-related mortality rates.
Countries With the Largest Refugee Populations
Recently, Turkey experienced a rush of refugees from Syria, and 98% of its registered refugees are in fact Syrian.
Countries Attracting The Most Asylum Seekers
Shelter in Germany, the Russian Federation, and the United States are heavily sought after by asylum seekers from around the world.
The Poles Of Inaccessibility Of Our Planet
Poles of inaccessibility refer to the remotest places on Earth, which are difficult to reach because of their secluded locations.
Countries With The Highest Rates Of Malaria
African countries are most prone to the deadly disease malaria, and rising temperatures aid the spread of this disease.