The pollution levels have a staggering impact on health – according to the report, "In 2012, one out of every nine deaths was the result of air pollution-related conditions."
The analysis by the World Health Organization is another sign that atmospheric pollution is a significant threat to global public health.
The World Health Organization warns that poor countries are getting worse, not better, when it comes to addressing air quality
Health-damaging atmospheric pollutants, which the World Health Organization warned Tuesday affected nine out of every 10 people, originate mainly from industry, heating and transport.
A new WHO air quality model confirms that 92% of the world’s population lives in places where air quality levels exceed WHO limits.