http://www.who.int/mediacentre/news/rel ... 6/pr32/en/As much as 24% of global disease is caused by environmental exposures which can be averted.
33% of disease in children under the age of 5 is caused by environmental exposures.
The report estimates that more than 13 million deaths annually are due to preventable environmental causes. Nearly one third of death and disease in the least developed regions is due to environmental causes. Over 40% of deaths from malaria and an estimated 94% of deaths from diarrhoeal diseases, two of the world's biggest childhood killers, could be prevented through better environmental management.
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