If you lived in Azerbaijan instead of United States, you would:
MAKE 79.5% LESS MONEY EVERY YEAR
UNITED STATES ($52,800.00 per capita)
AZERBAIJAN ($10,800.00 per capita)
In United States, the GDP per capita is $52,800.00 per capita,
while in Azerbaijan, that number is $10,800.00 per capita.
Category: United States vs. Azerbaijan GDP
LIVE 7.7 YEARS LESS
UNITED STATES (79.56 years life expectancy)
AZERBAIJAN (71.91 years life expectancy)
In United States, you (on average) will live to approximately 79.56.
In Azerbaijan, the average life expectancy is 71.91.
Category: United States vs. Azerbaijan life expectancy
CONSUME 82.8% LESS ELECTRICITY
UNITED STATES (12,186 kWh per capita)
AZERBAIJAN (2,095 kWh per capita)
In United States, electricity consumption use is 12,186 kWh per capita.
In Azerbaijan, it is 2,095 kWh per capita.
Category: United States vs. Azerbaijan electricity consumption
BE 66.7% LESS LIKELY TO BE LIVING WITH AIDS
UNITED STATES (0.6% of people)
AZERBAIJAN (0.2% of people)
In United States, 0.6% of people are living with AIDS/HIV.
In Azerbaijan, that number is 0.2%.
Category: United States vs. Azerbaijan AIDS percentage
BE 19.2% LESS LIKELY TO HAVE ACCESS TO IMPROVED DRINKING WATER
UNITED STATES (99.2% of people)
AZERBAIJAN (80.2% of people)
In United States, 99.2% of people have access to clean drinking water.
In Azerbaijan, 80.2% do.
Category: United States vs. Azerbaijan drinking water access
BE 4.32 TIMES MORE LIKELY TO DIE IN YOUR INFANCY
UNITED STATES (6.17 per 1000 infants)
AZERBAIJAN (26.67 per 1000 infants)
That's 332.3% more likely! In United States, approximately 6.17 per 1000 infants die before they reach the age of one.
In Azerbaijan, on the other hand, there are a total of 26.67 deaths during infancy per 1000 people.
Category: United States vs. Azerbaijan infant mortality
BE 17.8% LESS LIKELY TO BE UNEMPLOYED
UNITED STATES (7.3% of people)
AZERBAIJAN (6% of people)
In United States, 7.3% of people are unemployed,
and in Azerbaijan 6% are unemployed.
Category: United States vs. Azerbaijan unemployment rate
HAVE 26.4% MORE BABIES
UNITED STATES (13.42 babies per 1000 people)
AZERBAIJAN (16.96 babies per 1000 people)
In United States, there are approximately 13.42
babies per 1000 people. In Azerbaijan, however, there are a total of 16.96 babies per 1000 people.
Category: United States vs. Azerbaijan birth rate
BE 60.3% LESS LIKELY TO BE BELOW THE POVERTY LINE
UNITED STATES (15.1% of people)
AZERBAIJAN (6% of people)
In United States, 15.1% of people are below the poverty line.
In Azerbaijan, 6% are.
Category: United States vs. Azerbaijan poverty
At a Glance: Azerbaijan
Land Area: ~87 thousand sq km (United States is ~113 times bigger than Azerbaijan)
Population: ~10 million people (309 million more people live in United States)
How big is Azerbaijan compared to United States? See an in-depth size comparison.
This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Azerbaijan (86,600 sq km) and United States (9,826,675 sq km).
A brief history of Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan is a sovereign country in Middle East, with a total land area of approximately 86,600 sq km. Azerbaijan - a nation with a majority-Turkic and majority-Shia Muslim population - was briefly independent (from 1918 to 1920) following the collapse of the Russian Empire; it was subsequently incorporated into the Soviet Union for seven decades. Azerbaijan has yet to resolve its conflict with Armenia over Nagorno-Karabakh, a primarily Armenian-populated region that Moscow recognized in 1923 as an autonomous republic within Soviet Azerbaijan after Armenia and Azerbaijan disputed the territory's status. Armenia and Azerbaijan began fighting over the area in 1988; the struggle escalated after both countries attained independence from the Soviet Union in 1991. By May 1994, when a cease-fire took hold, ethnic Armenian forces held not only Nagorno-Karabakh but also seven surrounding provinces in the territory of Azerbaijan. The OSCE Minsk Group, co-chaired by the United States, France, and Russia, is the framework established to mediate a peaceful resolution of the conflict. Corruption in the country is widespread, and the government, which eliminated presidential term limits in a 2009 referendum, has been accused of authoritarianism. Although the poverty rate has been reduced and infrastructure investment has increased substantially in recent years due to revenue from oil and gas production, reforms have not adequately addressed weaknesses in most government institutions, particularly in the education and health sectors.
The data on this page is calculated using data sourced from The World Factbook (2014 data).
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