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The Best and Worst Countries for Babies

Safest: Sweden

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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: Sweden

Sweden ties for the third lowest rate and has cut its newborn mortality in half over the last two decades, to 1.6 per 1,000 live births.

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