Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ecuador instead of Argentina, you would:
be 29.7% less likely to be obese
In Argentina, 28.3% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Ecuador, that number is 19.9% of people as of 2016.
be 45.2% less likely to be unemployed
In Argentina, 8.4% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Ecuador, that number is 4.6% as of 2017.
make 45.0% less money
Argentina has a GDP per capita of $20,900 as of 2017, while in Ecuador, the GDP per capita is $11,500 as of 2017.
be 51.3% more likely to die during childbirth
In Argentina, approximately 39.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Ecuador, 59.0 women do as of 2017.
be 66.7% more likely to die during infancy
In Argentina, approximately 9.0 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Ecuador, on the other hand, 15.0 children do as of 2020.
be 22.9% less likely to have internet access
In Argentina, approximately 74.3% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Ecuador, about 57.3% do as of 2018.
see 55.2% less coastline
Argentina has a total of 4,989 km of coastline. In Ecuador, that number is 2,237 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Ecuador: At a glance
How big is Ecuador compared to Argentina? See an in-depth size comparison.