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#1 Biggest Rise in Health-Care Cost Relative to Income: Countries #1 Favorite Locations of High-Tech Companies: Countries #1 Greatest Growth in World Oil Production: Countries #1 Heaviest Population: Countries #1 Highest Electricity Production: Countries #1 Highest Salaries in OECD: Countries #1 Most Govt Health-Care Spending in the Americas: Countries #2 Heaviest Men: Countries #2 Most People w/ Disposable Income of USD 200K+: Countries #2 Top Tourist Destinations: Countries #3 Best for Doing Business: Countries #3 Biggest Oil Producers: Countries #3 Most Government Debt per Person: Countries #3 Most Innovative in the World 2014: Economies #3 Most Organic Farmland: Countries #3 Top Spenders on International Tourism: Countries #4 Biggest Tax-Free Spenders: Countries #4 Heaviest Women: Countries #4 Longest Life Span in the Americas: Countries #6 Biggest Gender Gap in Earnings: Countries #7 Best for Workers: Countries #8 Biggest Drop in Debt Relative to GDP: Countries #10 Highest Minimum Wage: Countries #11 Ukraine's Biggest Trading Partners: Countries #12 Harshest Future Austerity Measures: Countries #12 Highest Salaries for Experienced Teachers: Countries #13 Most Wired in the World: Countries #14 Greatest Loss of Land: Countries #16 Highest Ratio of Shale Gas to Natural Gas: Countries #16 Most Decadent: Countries #16 Most Reliant on Nuclear Energy: Countries #17 Most Expensive Tesla Model S: Countries #18 Highest Obesity Inequality/Males: Countries #20 Most Happiness per Dollar: Countries #21 Highest-Paid Software Engineers: Countries #21 Most Paid Time Off: Countries #24 Biggest Change in Real Estate Loans: Countries #24 Highest Youth Unemployment: Countries #25 Biggest Change in Employment: Countries #25 Fastest Aging Within One Generation: Countries #25 Fewest Female CFA Society Members: Countries #25 Minimum Wage Closest to Median Wage: Countries #26 The Brita Index—Highest Cost of Safe Water: Countries #27 Longest Life Span in the OECD: Countries #30 Greatest Increase in Vehicle Sales: Countries #32 Most Heavily Policed: Countries #35 Highest Unemployment: Countries #36 Most Expensive iPhones in the World: Countries #43 Greatest Risk of Stagflation: Countries #44 Most Efficient Health Care 2014: Countries #48 Highest Inflation: Countries #51 Most Rapidly Aging: Countries #54 Most Stressed-Out: Countries #56 Longest Retirements: Countries