By John Dodge

CHICAGO (CBS) — Much has been reported about Chicago’s murder problem.

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While the raw numbers are staggering, the city is nowhere near deadliest city in the U.S., which is New Orleans.

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In 2012, Zara Matheson of the Martin Prosperity Institute took the comparisons a step further, comparing U.S. city firearm murder rates with other nations.

Chicago would be comparable to Guyana.

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New Orleans, if it were a country, would be the second-deadliest nation on the planet.