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The Best and Worst Countries for Babies

Safest: Finland

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Most Dangerous: AfghanistanMost Dangerous: SomaliaMost Dangerous: DRCMost Dangerous: MaliMost Dangerous: Sierra LeoneSafest: JapanSafest: SingaporeSafest: CyprusSafest: SwedenSafest: Czech RepublicSafest: FinlandLooking for the U.S.?

Safest: Finland

Finland comes in fourth and has improved its newborn mortality rate in the last two decades, to 1.8 per 1,000 births.

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