Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Tanzania instead of Argentina, you would:
be 70.3% less likely to be obese
In Argentina, 28.3% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Tanzania, that number is 8.4% of people as of 2016.
be 11.5 times more likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Argentina, 0.4% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2018. In Tanzania, that number is 4.6% of people as of 2018.
live 13.9 years less
In Argentina, the average life expectancy is 78 years (75 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020. In Tanzania, that number is 64 years (62 years for men, 66 years for women) as of 2020.
be 11.3% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Argentina, 25.7% live below the poverty line as of 2017. In Tanzania, however, that number is 22.8% as of 2015.
pay a 14.3% lower top tax rate
Argentina has a top tax rate of 35.0% as of 2016. In Tanzania, the top tax rate is 30.0% as of 2016.
make 84.7% less money
Argentina has a GDP per capita of $20,900 as of 2017, while in Tanzania, the GDP per capita is $3,200 as of 2017.
be 22.6% more likely to be unemployed
In Argentina, 8.4% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Tanzania, that number is 10.3% as of 2014.
have 2.2 times more children
In Argentina, there are approximately 16.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Tanzania, there are 34.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 13.4 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Argentina, approximately 39.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Tanzania, 524.0 women do as of 2017.
be 21.3% less likely to be literate
In Argentina, the literacy rate is 99.0% as of 2018. In Tanzania, it is 77.9% as of 2015.
be 4.0 times more likely to die during infancy
In Argentina, approximately 9.0 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Tanzania, on the other hand, 36.4 children do as of 2020.
be 67.0% less likely to have access to electricity
In Argentina, approximately 100% of the population has electricity access as of 2016. In Tanzania, 33% of the population do as of 2017.
be 66.3% less likely to have internet access
In Argentina, approximately 74.3% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Tanzania, about 25.0% do as of 2018.
be 31.2% less likely to have access to improved drinking water
In Argentina, approximately 99% of people have improved drinking water access (99% in urban areas, and 100% in rural areas) as of 2015. In Tanzania, that number is 68% of people on average (92% in urban areas, and 56% in rural areas) as of 2017.
spend 38.2% less on education
Argentina spends 5.5% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Tanzania spends 3.4% of total GDP on education as of 2014.
see 71.5% less coastline
Argentina has a total of 4,989 km of coastline. In Tanzania, that number is 1,424 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Tanzania Revenue Authority, The World Factbook, Federal Administration of Public Revenue.
Tanzania: At a glance
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