To collect information about pregnant women with laboratory evidence of recent possible Zika virus infection* and outcomes in their fetuses and infants, CDC established pregnancy and infant registries (3). Among completed pregnancies with positive nucleic acid tests confirming Zika infection identified in the first, second, and third trimesters, the percentage of fetuses or infants with possible Zika-associated birth defects was 8%, 5%, and 4%, respectively.Among liveborn infants, 59% had Zika laboratory testing results reported to the pregnancy and infant registries.Rather, a recession is a significant decline in economic activity spread across the economy, lasting more than a few months, normally visible in real GDP, real income, employment, industrial production, and wholesale-retail sales.
Whenever a mass shooting occurs, a debate about gun violence ensues. and peer countries by weapon type, 2013 Source: Global Burden of Disease Study. has higher rates of homicides from guns than Pakistan. Switzerland, frequently cited as a country where widespread gun ownership makes people safer, has stricter gun regulations than the U. The Swiss government has placed limits on gun ownership and makes gun owners renew their permits 14 times a year.
An often-cited counter to the point about the United States’ high rates of gun homicides is that people in other countries kill one another at the same rate using different types of weapons. Compared to other countries with similar levels of development or socioeconomic status, the United States has exceptional homicide rates, and it’s driven by gun violence. Access the data visualization here: In a 2013 article for The Atlantic online that compared gun deaths in U. cities to some of the deadliest places in the world, the authors created a map, below, that shows Atlanta has the same gun murder rate as South Africa, Detroit as El Salvador, Phoenix equal to Mexico’s gun homicide rate: The Atlantic Another screen grab, below, compares gun homicide rates in the U. with countries that frequently make headlines for conflict-related violence (Afghanistan, Iraq, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Pakistan). One inspiring example comes from Cali, Colombia, and highlights the value of using data to identify risk factors for homicide.
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