London, Nov. 29 (ANI): India is among the worst countries in the world to be born in 2013, a new survey has found.
India was ranked 66th, whereas Nigeria was ranked last in the list of 80 countries.
The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), a sister company of The Economist, carried out the research in an attempt to measure which country will provide the best opportunities for a healthy, safe and prosperous life in years to come.
According to the Daily Mail, the survey found that Switzerland is the best place to be born in 2013.
The survey found that people born in Switzerland will tend to be the happiest and have the best quality of life judged in terms of wealth, health and trust in public institutions.
In total, the index takes into account 11 indicators, which include fixed factors such as geography, others that change slowly over time such as demography, social and cultural characteristics, and the state of the world economy.
The list of world’s worst countries is as follows: