I guess we could just look at any list of "Best Places to Live", or quality of life ratings, or life expectancy, or whatever else to determine which country/city is the better place to live. Or, we could ask a bunch of americans - yeah, that'll probably yield the most accurate result
I've watched The Wire - you've probably got a better chance of being shot in Baltimore than you do of being hit by rain during a thunder storm. Then you go bankrupt because you can't afford to have the bullet removed. U-S-A!