Monday, February 27, 2012

This Is America Today, Part II

These facts are from the CIA—and they are undisputed:

• Infant mortality rate in the United States: 6.06 per 1,000 live births.

• Infant mortality rate in France: 3.29 per 1,000 live births.

• Average life expectancy in the United States: 78.37 years (75.92 for men, 80.93 for women).

• Average life expectancy in France: 81.19 years (78.20 for men, 84.54 for women).

• Total expenditure on health care in the United States: 16.2% of GDP (2009).

• Total expenditure on health care in France: 3.5% of GDP (2009).

• Expenditure on health care in the United States per capita: $7,517 per year (2009).

• Expenditure on health care in France per capita: $1,148 per year (2009). Read more.....

2 comments:

  1. EU countries don't allow/use much bPH plastic and GMO foods and high fructos corn syrup and...?

    ReplyDelete
  2. Take the blacks out of the equation and see what happens to life expectancy, infant mortality, etc.

    ReplyDelete

Everyone is encouraged to participate with civilized comments.