- The lowest average number of days for paid holidays, annual leaves, and maternity leaves
- The lowest score on the United Nations' Index of "material well-being of children."
- The worst score on the United Nations gender equality index.
- The lowest social mobility
- The highest public and private expenditure on health care as a percentage of GDP
These trends are accompanied by the:
- Highest infant mortality rate.
- Highest prevalence of mental-health problems.
- Highest obesity rate.
- Highest proportion of population going without health care due to cost.
- Second-lowest birth rate for children per capita (adjusted for total population number differences); behind only Japan.
- Highest consumption of antidepressants per capita.