Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Singapore instead of Armenia, you would:

Health

live 10.4 years longer


In Armenia, the average life expectancy is 76 years (72 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2020. In Singapore, that number is 86 years (83 years for men, 89 years for women) as of 2020.

be 69.8% less likely to be obese


In Armenia, 20.2% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Singapore, that number is 6.1% of people as of 2016.

Economy

make 9.9 times more money


Armenia has a GDP per capita of $9,500 as of 2017, while in Singapore, the GDP per capita is $94,100 as of 2017.

be 88.4% less likely to be unemployed


In Armenia, 18.9% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Singapore, that number is 2.2% as of 2017.

pay a 38.9% lower top tax rate


Armenia has a top tax rate of 36.0% as of 2016. In Singapore, the top tax rate is 22.0% as of 2016.

Life

be 69.2% less likely to die during childbirth


In Armenia, approximately 26.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Singapore, 8.0 women do as of 2017.

be 80.0% less likely to die during infancy


In Armenia, approximately 11.5 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Singapore, on the other hand, 2.3 children do as of 2020.

have 25.2% fewer children


In Armenia, there are approximately 11.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Singapore, there are 8.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 36.2% more likely to have internet access


In Armenia, approximately 64.7% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Singapore, about 88.2% do as of 2018.

Singapore: At a glance

Singapore is a sovereign country in East/Southeast Asia, with a total land area of approximately 709 sq km. Singapore was founded as a British trading colony in 1819. It joined the Malaysian Federation in 1963 but separated two years later and became independent. Singapore subsequently became one of the world's most prosperous countries with strong international trading links (its port is one of the world's busiest in terms of tonnage handled) and with per capita GDP equal to that of the leading nations of Western Europe.

How big is Singapore compared to Armenia? See an in-depth size comparison.


The statistics on this page were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore, Tax Service of Republic of Armenia.

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