Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Thailand instead of Argentina, you would:
be 64.7% less likely to be obese
In Argentina, 28.3% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Thailand, that number is 10.0% of people as of 2016.
be 2.8 times more likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Argentina, 0.4% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2018. In Thailand, that number is 1.1% of people as of 2018.
live 2.2 years less
In Argentina, the average life expectancy is 78 years (75 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020. In Thailand, that number is 76 years (72 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2020.
be 91.7% less likely to be unemployed
In Argentina, 8.4% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Thailand, that number is 0.7% as of 2017.
be 72.0% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Argentina, 25.7% live below the poverty line as of 2017. In Thailand, however, that number is 7.2% as of 2015.
make 14.4% less money
Argentina has a GDP per capita of $20,900 as of 2017, while in Thailand, the GDP per capita is $17,900 as of 2017.
have 33.1% fewer children
In Argentina, there are approximately 16.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Thailand, there are 10.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 23.5% less likely to have internet access
In Argentina, approximately 74.3% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Thailand, about 56.8% do as of 2018.
spend 25.5% less on education
Argentina spends 5.5% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Thailand spends 4.1% of total GDP on education as of 2013.
see 35.5% less coastline
Argentina has a total of 4,989 km of coastline. In Thailand, that number is 3,219 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Thailand: At a glance
How big is Thailand compared to Argentina? See an in-depth size comparison.