Maternal and Child Health

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225375

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Women in the village of Kouré, Niger. Niger has an average birth rate of 8.3 children, which is the highest in the world. One in four of those children die by the age of five. Less than 10 percent of Nigerien women are literate and a woman's life expectancy is only 44 years.
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