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The Best and Worst Countries for Babies

Most Dangerous: Sierra Leone

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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.?

Most Dangerous: Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone's newborn mortality rate is the fourth worst in the world, but has improved almost 20 percent since 1990 to 49 for every 1,000 births.

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