[Marxism] Cuba's infant mortality rate 30% lower than Florida's

Stuart Munckton stuartmunckton at gmail.com
Sun Jan 5 22:56:19 MST 2014


http://www.systemiccapital.com/infant-mortality-rate-in-cuba-30-lower-than-florida/

Cuba reached a record low in infant and maternal mortality rates in 2013,
according to official figures released today by Granma newspaper. Regarding
infant mortality,* Cuba recorded a rate of 4.2 per thousand live births,
and eight provinces were below the national rate.*

*...*

*TALLAHASSEE – Florida’s infant mortality rate is at an all-time low. State
health officials credit improved prenatal and infant health care for the
good news. The infant mortality rate dropped from 6.4 out of every 1,000
live births in 2011 to 6 in 2012.*
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