Lancet Report Country Summaries

Pollution is responsible for 1 in 6 deaths worldwide, and has huge economic costs. However, the effects of pollution are not distributed equally: 92% of deaths from pollution are in low and middle income countries. The following country reports summarize the known impact of pollution in individual countries, based on data gathered by the Lancet Commission on Health and Pollution.

Country Reports

Africa- Regional Summary

Southeast Asia- Regional Summary

Eastern Europe/Central Asia


The Americas- Regional Summary