Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Cambodia instead of Algeria, you would:
be 85.8% less likely to be obese
In Algeria, 27.4% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Cambodia, that number is 3.9% of people as of 2016.
live 11.6 years less
In Algeria, the average life expectancy is 78 years (76 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2020. In Cambodia, that number is 66 years (63 years for men, 69 years for women) as of 2020.
be 97.4% less likely to be unemployed
In Algeria, 11.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Cambodia, that number is 0.3% as of 2017.
be 28.3% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Algeria, 23.0% live below the poverty line as of 2006. In Cambodia, however, that number is 16.5% as of 2016.
pay a 42.9% lower top tax rate
Algeria has a top tax rate of 35.0% as of 2016. In Cambodia, the top tax rate is 20.0% as of 2016.
make 73.7% less money
Algeria has a GDP per capita of $15,200 as of 2017, while in Cambodia, the GDP per capita is $4,000 as of 2017.
be 42.9% more likely to die during childbirth
In Algeria, approximately 112.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Cambodia, 160.0 women do as of 2017.
be 2.5 times more likely to die during infancy
In Algeria, approximately 17.6 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Cambodia, on the other hand, 43.7 children do as of 2020.
be 49.9% less likely to have access to electricity
In Algeria, approximately 99% of people have electricity access (100% in urban areas, and 99% in rural areas) as of 2016. In Cambodia, that number is 50% of people on average (100% in urban areas, and 36% in rural areas) as of 2017.
be 32.9% less likely to have internet access
In Algeria, approximately 59.6% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Cambodia, about 40.0% do as of 2018.
be 18.6% less likely to have access to improved drinking water
In Algeria, approximately 99% of people have improved drinking water access (99% in urban areas, and 97% in rural areas) as of 2017. In Cambodia, that number is 80% of people on average (98% in urban areas, and 78% in rural areas) as of 2017.
see 55.6% less coastline
Algeria has a total of 998 km of coastline. In Cambodia, that number is 443 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, General Department of Taxation, Direction Générale des Impôts, Algeria.
Cambodia: At a glance
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