The Top 15 Countries with the Worst Air Quality in the World

Poor air quality can be a serious threat to human health. High levels of air pollution can lead to respiratory infections, heart disease and lung cancer. The World Health Organization (WHO) provides guidelines for acceptable air quality. According to WHO, microscopic particles of particulate matter (PM), specifically smaller than 2.5 micrometers are considered dangerous to inhale.

The 2022 World Air Quality report presents air quality data from 7,323 cities across 131 countries, regions and territories.  

1. Chad

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PPM: 89.7 μg/m³, 17.9 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution is N’Djamena.

2. Iraq

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PPM: 80.1 μg/m³, 16 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution is Baghdad.

3. Pakistan

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PPM: 70.9 μg/m³, 14.2 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution is Lahore.

4. Bahrain

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PPM: 66.6 μg/m³, 13.3 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution is Manama.

5. Bangladesh

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PPM: 65.8 μg/m³, 13.2 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution is Dhaka.

6. Burkina Faso

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PPM:63.0 μg/m³, 12.6 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution is Ouagadougou.

7. Kuwait

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PPM:55.8 μg/m³, 11.2 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution is Kuwait City.

8. India

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PPM:53.3 μg/m³, 10.7 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution is Bhiwadi.

9. Egypt

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PPM: 46.5 μg/m³, 9.3 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution Cairo.

10. Tajikistan

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PPM: 46.0 μg/m³, 9.2 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution is Khujand.

11. United Arab Emirates

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PPM: 45.9 μg/m³, 9.2 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution is Ras Al Khaimah.

12. Sudan

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PPM: 44.6 μg/m³, 8.9 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution is Khartoum.

13. Rwanda

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PPM: 44.0 μg/m³, 8.8 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution is Kigali.

14. Qatar

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PPM: 42.5 μg/m³, 8.5 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution is Ash Shihaniyah.

15. Saudi Arabia

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PPM: 41.5 μg/m³, 8.3 times higher than the WHO upper limit. The city with the most pollution is Dhahran.

20 Best Outlet Malls in America For Great Deals

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Outlet malls can be a fun way to spend the day with family or shopping with friends. Outlet malls are more popular for their discounts than in regular shopping malls. But not all outlet malls are the same. Some have better deals and some have more amenities like dining options and entertainment that make them more of an attraction.

The following is a list of the best outlet malls across America that have not only the most popular stores and great deals but also a variety of dining and entertainment options.

20 Best Outlet Malls in America For Great Deals

Take in the Beauty and Excitement in Halifax Nova Scotia

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Traveling to the Atlantic region of Canada was always in the back of my mind, and what better place to start than Halifax, Nova Scotia. I had heard about the area’s beauty, and it didn’t disappoint. The views were serene and beautiful, and breathing in the fresh Atlantic air felt rejuvenating. We happily roamed the boardwalk, lounged on the beach, tasted the local fare, and visited the surrounding areas. We enjoyed every minute of our stay.

Take in the Beauty and Excitement in Halifax Nova Scotia

The Biggest Tourist Traps in the World That Will Empty Your Wallets

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Tourist traps are locations or activities designed to attract tourists and extract as much money from them as possible with overpriced merchandise and entrance fees. Some of the biggest tourist traps are considered world-famous attractions but also include restaurants and souvenir shops. Although these locations may be on your bucket list, many people who have visited these sites often feel underwhelmed, according to TripAdvisor. The following are the biggest tourist traps from around the world.

The Biggest Tourist Traps in the World That Will Empty Your Wallets

The Most Dangerous Cities in the United States

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There are plenty of beautiful and safe sights to see in America. However, there’s also some bad parts, and that includes areas where violent crimes have skyrocketed over the past years.

The Most Dangerous Cities in the United States

Save on Your Next Disney Trip Thanks to These Expert Tips

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Many kids dream of going to Disney World, and many parents hope to fulfill them. But getting to Disney can feel unattainable for some families, depending on the distance and the number of people going. It’s no secret that going to Disney World is a considerable expense and requires a lot of planning. With four parks to visit (EPCOT, Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, and Hollywood Studios), the cost of transportation, accommodation, park entry, food, and additional entertainment can add up fast.

The following are some tips to save on the cost of a Disney vacation by experts who know Disney inside and out. These money-saving tips will make a dream Disney vacation more affordable, especially for bigger families.

Save on Your Next Disney Trip Thanks to These Expert Tips

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