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Most pollution-related workplace deaths in countries with highest GDP

Nasik News | 30/05/2022 10:47 PM | Click to read full article

Most of the 10 countries with the highest gross domestic product (GDP) recorded the highest number of mortalities at workplaces triggered by pollution, a new report showed. 

The report based on 2019 data found that most of these countries had a low proportion of pollution deaths in the overall population: 90 per cent of pollution-related deaths occur in low-income and middle-income countries.