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Health Impacts

Explore how countries perform on each of the issues included in the EPI. Select countries using the chart below. For each country, view the issue rank, score, and trendline for the issue and indicator(s). 

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Issue Rank & Country
Out of 178 countries
Issue Score
Out of 100
22%
Issue Trend
Ten-year Change
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Child Mortality
Indicator Score
Out of 100
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Indicator Trend
Ten-year Change
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Issue
Rank

Country
Health Impacts
Score
Child Mortality
Score(Probability)
1 Switzerland 100
100
0.000556
>
1 United Kingdom 100
100
0.000741
>
1 Czech Republic 100
100
0.000636
>
1 Canada 100
100
0.0007
>
1 Singapore 100
100
0.000485
>
1 Australia 100
100
0.000748
>
1 Netherlands 100
100
0.000717
>
1 Italy 100
100
0.000506
>
1 Norway 100
100
0.000594
>
1 France 100
100
0.000692
>
1 Germany 100
100
0.000673
>
1 Ireland 100
100
0.000651
>
1 Austria 100
100
0.000684
>
1 Denmark 100
100
0.000619
>
1 Finland 100
100
0.000618
>
1 Brunei Darussalam 100
100
0.000703
>
1 Slovenia 100
100
0.000627
>
1 Sweden 100
100
0.000746
>
1 Macedonia 100
100
0.000537
>
1 Portugal 100
100
0.000735
>
1 Greece 100
100
0.000614
>
1 Cyprus 100
100
0.000718
>
23 Belgium 99.65
99.65
0.000777
>
24 Japan 99.2
99.2
0.000805
>
25 Poland 98.71
98.71
0.000834
>
26 Montenegro 98.68
98.68
0.000836
>
27 Israel 98.13
98.13
0.000871
>
28 Iceland 97.97
97.97
0.000881
>
29 South Korea 96.93
96.93
0.00095
>
30 Hungary 96.71
96.71
0.000965
>
31 Spain 96.17
96.17
0.001002
>
32 United Arab Emirates 96.09
96.09
0.001008
>
33 Croatia 95.79
95.79
0.001029
>
34 Malaysia 95.38
95.38
0.001058
>
35 United States of America 95.33
95.33
0.001062
>
36 Taiwan 94.95
94.95
0.00109
>
37 Luxembourg 94.79
94.79
0.001102
>
38 Saudi Arabia 94.68
94.68
0.00111
>
39 New Zealand 94.16
94.16
0.00115
>
40 Albania 93.75
93.75
0.001182
>
41 Estonia 93.47
93.47
0.001204
>
42 Cuba 93.18
93.18
0.001227
>
43 Slovakia 93.13
93.13
0.001231
>
44 Lithuania 92.69
92.69
0.001266
>
45 Lebanon 91.77
91.77
0.001344
>
46 Chile 91.71
91.71
0.001349
>
47 Latvia 91.58
91.58
0.00136
>
48 Bosnia and Herzegovina 91.03
91.03
0.001409
>
49 Qatar 90.52
90.52
0.001455
>
50 Costa Rica 90.39
90.39
0.001466
>
51 Tunisia 89.95
89.95
0.001508
>
52 Barbados 89.63
89.63
0.001538
>
53 Oman 88.83
88.83
0.001615
>
54 Mauritius 88.37
88.37
0.001661
>
55 Thailand 88.23
88.23
0.001676
>
56 Belarus 88.14
88.14
0.001685
>
57 Bulgaria 87.46
87.46
0.001755
>
58 Malta 85.76
85.76
0.001942
>
59 Romania 85.36
85.36
0.001988
>
60 Argentina 85.07
85.07
0.002022
>
61 Serbia 84.77
84.77
0.002057
>
62 Seychelles 83.98
83.98
0.002154
>
63 Antigua and Barbuda 83.79
83.79
0.002178
>
64 Russia 83.12
83.12
0.002263
>
65 Ukraine 83.06
83.06
0.002271
>
66 Sri Lanka 82.82
82.82
0.002302
>
67 Libya 81.63
81.63
0.002462
>
67 Bahrain 81.63
81.63
0.002462
>
69 Armenia 80.93
80.93
0.00256
>
70 Belize 80.78
80.78
0.002583
>
71 Kuwait 80.72
80.72
0.002591
>
72 Uruguay 80.39
80.39
0.002639
>
73 Georgia 79.42
79.42
0.002785
>
74 Jordan 79.31
79.31
0.002802
>
75 Syria 78.81
78.81
0.00288
>
76 Dominican Republic 78.15
78.15
0.002987
>
77 Cape Verde 77.56
77.56
0.003084
>
78 Mexico 76.67
76.67
0.003238
>
79 Palau 76.45
76.45
-
>
80 China 76.23
76.23
0.003315
>
81 Moldova 76.03
76.03
0.003351
>
82 Grenada 75.84
75.84
0.003386
>
83 Nicaragua 74.66
74.66
0.003606
>
84 Dominica 73.9
73.9
-
>
85 Panama 72.7
72.7
0.004001
>
86 Tonga 72.58
72.58
0.004027
>
87 Fiji 72.54
72.54
0.004036
>
88 Jamaica 72.5
72.5
0.004043
>
89 Ecuador 72.1
72.1
0.00413
>
90 El Salvador 71.88
71.88
0.004178
>
91 Iraq 71.73
71.73
0.004211
>
92 Bahamas 71.19
71.19
0.00433
>
93 Venezuela 70.44
70.44
0.004504
>
94 Vanuatu 69.57
69.57
0.004714
>
95 Brazil 68.59
68.59
0.004957
>
96 Indonesia 67.55
67.55
0.005231
>
97 Egypt 66.83
66.83
0.005427
>
98 Kazakhstan 66.8
66.8
0.005436
>
99 Algeria 66.12
66.12
0.005629
>
100 Turkey 66.06
66.06
0.005647
>
101 Mongolia 65.75
65.75
0.005737
>
102 Pakistan 64.97
64.97
0.005968
>
103 Morocco 64.96
64.96
0.005971
>
104 Iran 64.34
64.34
0.006164
>
105 Suriname 64.28
64.28
0.006182
>
106 Guyana 64.24
64.24
0.006193
>
107 Paraguay 63.67
63.67
0.006375
>
108 Trinidad and Tobago 63.01
63.01
0.006592
>
109 Colombia 63
63
0.006596
>
110 Philippines 62.94
62.94
0.006615
>
111 Viet Nam 62.83
62.83
0.006654
>
112 Azerbaijan 60.57
60.57
0.007454
>
113 Guatemala 58.89
58.89
0.008107
>
114 Kiribati 58.45
58.45
0.008284
>
115 Nepal 56.79
56.79
0.008998
>
116 Kyrgyzstan 56.77
56.77
0.009006
>
117 Laos 56.74
56.74
0.009022
>
118 Namibia 56.53
56.53
0.009115
>
119 Botswana 56.09
56.09
0.009316
>
120 Solomon Islands 55.12
55.12
0.009774
>
121 Uzbekistan 55.07
55.07
0.009795
>
122 Bangladesh 54.87
54.87
0.009897
>
123 Peru 54.81
54.81
0.009925
>
124 Honduras 53.31
53.31
0.010685
>
125 Timor-Leste 53.2
53.2
0.010742
>
126 Cambodia 52.86
52.86
0.010923
>
127 India 50.04
50.04
0.01254
>
128 Bolivia 48.63
48.63
0.013437
>
129 Turkmenistan 48.37
48.37
0.013608
>
130 South Africa 47.51
47.51
0.014186
>
131 Eritrea 46.58
46.58
0.014844
>
132 Papua New Guinea 46.1
46.1
0.015194
>
133 Myanmar 45.8
45.8
0.01542
>
134 Zimbabwe 43.76
43.76
0.017017
>
135 Tajikistan 43.73
43.73
0.017045
>
136 Bhutan 42.35
42.35
0.018217
>
137 Madagascar 41.84
41.84
0.018674
>
138 Yemen 38.98
38.98
0.021436
>
139 Gabon 37.41
37.41
0.023116
>
140 Lesotho 36.32
36.32
0.024351
>
141 Tanzania 35.69
35.69
0.025102
>
142 Rwanda 35.65
35.65
0.025147
>
143 Liberia 35.4
35.4
0.025453
>
144 Ethiopia 35.24
35.24
0.025646
>
145 Senegal 35.02
35.02
0.02592
>
146 Comoros 34.1
34.1
0.027085
>
147 Kenya 33.86
33.86
0.027405
>
148 Afghanistan 33.83
33.83
0.027439
>
149 Ghana 33.45
33.45
0.027945
>
150 Haiti 33.13
33.13
0.028375
>
151 Djibouti 31.57
31.57
0.030575
>
152 Swaziland 31.43
31.43
0.030788
>
153 Uganda 31.05
31.05
0.031349
>
154 Sudan 29.95
29.95
0.033037
>
155 Cote d'Ivoire 28.6
28.6
0.035237
>
156 Malawi 28.05
28.05
0.036179
>
157 Congo 27.54
27.54
0.037059
>
158 Mauritania 26.73
26.73
0.038526
>
159 Zambia 26.17
26.17
0.039563
>
160 Togo 26.06
26.06
0.039766
>
161 Benin 24.65
24.65
0.042537
>
162 Mozambique 23.25
23.25
0.04546
>
163 Cameroon 22.91
22.91
0.046198
>
164 Gambia 22.16
22.16
0.047883
>
165 Nigeria 21.29
21.29
0.049899
>
166 Somalia 18.55
18.55
0.056825
>
167 Burundi 18.1
18.1
0.058054
>
168 Guinea 18.03
18.03
0.058237
>
169 Equatorial Guinea 17.28
17.28
0.060347
>
170 Central African Republic 15.89
15.89
0.064466
>
171 Angola 15.29
15.29
0.066329
>
172 Chad 15.25
15.25
0.066446
>
173 Guinea-Bissau 14.52
14.52
0.068802
>
174 Burkina Faso 13.18
13.18
0.073308
>
175 Niger 11.94
11.94
0.077734
>
176 Sierra Leone 11.55
11.55
0.079172
>
177 Dem. Rep. Congo 11.04
11.04
0.081118
>
178 Mali 9.7
9.7
0.086439
>

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Methods

The Environmental Performance Index (EPI) is constructed through the calculation and aggregation of 20 indicators reflecting national-level environmental data. These indicators are combined into nine issue categories, each of which fit under one of two overarching objectives. Click on "Learn More" to explore the complete methods.
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