These are the countries where a new born child has the worst chance of surviving. Incidentally, the United Sates ranks 184th with 6.94 deaths per 1,000 live births.

  1. Angola 185.36
  2. Sierra Leone 160.39
  3. Afghanistan 160.23
  4. Liberia 155.76
  5. Mozambique 129.24
  6. Niger 118.25
  7. Somalia 114.89
  8. Mali 107.58
  9. Tajikistan 106.49
  10. Guinea-Bissau 105.21
  11. Djibouti 102.44
  12. Bhutan 98.41
  13. Nigeria 97.14
  14. Tanzania 96.48
  15. Malawi 94.37
  16. Ethiopia 93.62
  17. Chad 91.45
  18. Burkina Faso 91.35
  19. Guinea 90
  20. Rwanda 89.61