About MyLifeElsewhere.com

MyLifeElsewhere is a comparison tool for countries and cities worldwide. Our aim to develop a tool to assist others in gathering information regarding the the quality of life and cost of living across the globe.


How do your country statistic comparisons work?

Have you ever wondered how your life would be if you were born in a different country? Our goal is to help answer this question. MyLifeElsewhere.com works by comparing various statistical data points retrieved from the CIA Factbook, among other public domain data sources. Using this data, we are able to compare countries around the world in a fun and interesting way.

MyLifeElsewhere is a site that is first of its kind, containing interesting data and statistics that you cannot find anywhere else on the web. By showing you country statistics relative to your home country, you are able to more fully visualize your home country in comparison to others.

How do you calculate the cost of living?

Have you ever wondered how much it costs to live in Moscow? Are you curious about the cost of gas in Rio de Janeiro? We were frustrated with current systems that aggregated the cost of living, so we decided to develop our own tool.

We found that many of our competitors simply generate lengthy reports over a defined period of time, ignoring the time and place the data was gathered. This leads to information that may be out of date. Moreover, such reports often times lack a credible source. With MyLifeElsewhere, our data is modified and updated using the wisdom of the crowd. This leads to a large subset of data points, greatly increasing accuracy. Using MyLifeElsewhere, you are able to:

We are constantly on the lookout for new data. If you would like to contribute to the database, please add information for your city or country. More information regarding our system can be found on our data sources page.

Have more questions regarding MyLifeElsewhere, or want further details? We welcome your inquiries. Please contact us.