Sep 4, 2017. NationMaster is a vast compilation of data from such sources as the CIA World Factbook, United Nations, World Health Organization, World Bank, World Resources Institute, UNESCO, UNICEF and OECD. Country profiles are available along with maps and graphs comparing countries' crime, economy,
Apr 11, 2016. A new study by University of Washington researchers shows developing world learners use Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) very differently than their developed world counterparts. The research shows that the low completion rates and homogeneous demographics found among users in the.
SINGAPORE: The Republic has been ranked eighth in terms of freedom from corruption in a 2015 index of 168 countries released on Wednesday (Jan 27). Transparency International’s annual Corruption Perceptions Index measures the.
The study, published last week in the New England Journal of Medicine, discovered that China was home to 15 million obese children in 2015, more than any other country in the world. India came in second with 14 million obese.
A comprehensive demographic study of more than 200 countries finds that there are 2.18 billion Christians of all ages around the world, representing nearly a third of.
With costly healthcare, a stereotype of obesity and a culture of creatively fatty foods, “healthy” probably isn’t the first word that comes to mind when you think of the United States. But according to the Legatum Prosperity Index’s findings for.
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according to a study released during this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos. Of 132 countries whose environments were surveyed, India ranks dead last in the ‘Air (effects on human health)’ ranking. The annual study, the.
(CNN)The world is in the middle of a major obesity. What is behind the obesity problem among countries at the top of the table? 1. Activity inequality A study published this week in the journal Nature used data from smartphones to.
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The study is the first attempt to measure, by country, the world’s “digital natives.” The term is typically used to categorize young people born around the time the personal computer was introduced and have spent their lives.
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Based on a study conducted by the Organization. Wall St. compiled a list of the 10 countries with the highest proportion of college-educated adult residents. Topping the charts is Canada — the only nation in the world where.
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Parts of the world are literally losing their religion, according to a new study. The study, conducted by the American Physical Society, finds that religion is dying out in nine countries. The findings unveiled at an APS meeting in Dallas.
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Russia is the most unequal major economy in the world, with almost two-thirds of its wealth controlled by millionaires, a wealth research company has said. Sixty-two percent of Russia’s wealth is held by U.S. dollar-millionaires and 26.
This Scandinavian country is among the world’s wealthiest, and its beautiful landscape beckons. It also offers some of the world’s most cost-efficient college degrees.
The United States, a country which was largely founded through mass immigration, came in seventh. U.S. News and World Report, which compiled the ranking, said it looked at measures such as economic stability, income equality and.
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Jul 13, 2017. Canada — a country vast, rugged and beautiful, admired around the world for its commitment to diplomacy. But its people's health? Not exactly. Canada ranks among the most overweight OECD countries if you judge by body mass index ( BMI). And a study out of Stanford University might have figured out.
Deaths related to pregnancy and childbearing have increased in the United States over the past decade, putting maternal mortality at nearly its highest rate in a quarter century, according to a new study. of any country in the developed.
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Sep 12, 2017. Ireland has been determined as one of the safest countries in the world according to a new study released by the Institute Of Economics & Peace.
Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 301 acute and chronic diseases and injuries in 188 countries, 1990–2013: a.
Jamaica has been ranked as one the riskiest countries in the world to do business with, according to a new study published by property insurance group FM Global.FM Global Resilience Index, which equally weighs composite.
How do U.S. students compare with their peers around the world? Recently released data from international math and science assessments indicate that U.S. students.
At least 50 million children in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union live in poverty and are exposed to tuberculosis levels usually associated with the third world, says a report. active in 10 Eastern European countries, urged the.
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Researchers studying Twitter readership patterns reveal which countries like their sports news and which ones prefer.
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Facebook Messenger is still the most popular smartphone social messaging app in the U.S., according to a survey conducted by On Device Research, but polls in four countries in different regions of the world found WhatsApp and.
The world’s demand for water is likely to surge in the next few decades. Rapidly growing populations will drive increased consumption by people, farms and companies.
Oct 12, 2017. "Over the past four decades, obesity rates in children and adolescents have soared.in low- and middle-income countries," Majid Ezzati, the study's lead author and a professor at Imperial College London's School of Public Health, told CNN. Keep up with this story and more by subscribing now. The World.
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A study published in the British Journal of Nutrition indicates that when foods independently known to lower cholesterol, such as almonds, are.
The Anti-Defamation League has released its ADL Global 100 study which measures public attitudes and opinions toward Jews in over 100 countries.
A 2009 study in India illustrated that every 10 percent. Most of these phones go to developing countries. The vast majority of the world, especially in low income and rural areas, is still living the mobile revolution through the.
A global survey tracks peoples’ willingness to live alongside neighbors of a different race.
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A new study has listed India among the world’s laziest countries. Researchers from Stanford University tracked the smartphones of 7.17 lakh people in 111 countries, in what is being called the largest ever study on human movement.