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#1 Harshest Future Austerity Measures: Countries #1 Most Government Debt per Person: Countries #1 Most Govt Health-Care Spending in Asia Pacific: Countries #1 Most Rapidly Aging: Countries #2 Biggest Gender Gap in Earnings: Countries #2 Fastest Aging Within One Generation: Countries #2 Fewest Female CFA Society Members: Countries #2 Longest Life Span in Asia Pacific: Countries #2 Longest Life Span in the OECD: Countries #3 Highest Electricity Production: Countries #3 Most Efficient Health Care: Countries #4 Most Innovative in the World 2014: Economies #5 Biggest Tax-Free Spenders: Countries #7 Biggest Drop in Debt Relative to GDP: Countries #7 Highest Obesity Inequality/Females: Countries #7 U.S. Brain Gains: Countries #8 Highest Obesity Inequality/Males: Countries #8 Longest Retirements: Countries #8 Top Spenders on International Tourism: Countries #9 Greatest Loss of Land: Countries #10 Most People w/ Disposable Income of USD 200K+: Countries #10 The Brita Index—Highest Cost of Safe Water: Countries #11 Highest Minimum Wage: Countries #11 Most Wired in the World: Countries #12 Best for Doing Business: Countries #13 Highest Salaries for Experienced Teachers: Countries #13 Most Expensive Tesla Model S: Countries #18 Biggest Rise in Health-Care Cost Relative to Income: Countries #18 Highest Salaries in OECD: Countries #19 Best for Workers: Countries #20 Greatest Increase in Vehicle Sales: Countries #20 Most Paid Time Off: Countries #21 Biggest Change in Employment: Countries #24 Minimum Wage Closest to Median Wage: Countries #29 Most Reliant on Nuclear Energy: Countries #31 Highest Youth Unemployment: Countries #35 Most Expensive iPhones in the World: Countries #36 Highest-Paid Software Engineers: Countries #37 Highest Gas Prices: Countries #39 Most Heavily Policed: Countries #45 Most Expensive PlayStation 4 in the World: Countries #60 Highest Unemployment: Countries #60 Most Stressed-Out: Countries #63 Highest Inflation: Countries #64 Greatest Risk of Stagflation: Countries