Denmark and Togo

Comparison of the Two Developed/Developing Countries.

Denmark

  • Population: 5.581,503
  • Life expectancy: 79.25
  • 87.7% of population lives in urban areas
HEALTH CONCERNS

  • Cancer, Denmark is considered the cancer capital of the world, but mostly due to their public health being so good, more cases are diagnosed.
ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

  • Air pollution - Can over time cause health issues to arise

Togo

  • Population: 7,552,318
  • Life expectancy: 64.71
  • 40% of total population lives in urban areas.
  • 63.7% of annual household income is spent on food
  • 72.8% of population lives under $2/day
  • Food safety is at 19.3% (United States has a 99.8% food safety rating)
HEALTH CONCERNS

  • Malaria
  • Avian Flu
  • Bilharziosis
ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

  • Deforestation
  • Water Pollution - Creates health risks for people throughout the country, and also fishing concerns
  • Air Pollution