Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Chad instead of Australia, you would:
be 79.0% less likely to be obese
In Australia, 29.0% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Chad, that number is 6.1% of people as of 2016.
be 13.0 times more likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Australia, 0.1% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2018. In Chad, that number is 1.3% of people as of 2018.
live 24.4 years less
In Australia, the average life expectancy is 83 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020. In Chad, that number is 58 years (56 years for men, 60 years for women) as of 2020.
make 95.4% less money
Australia has a GDP per capita of $50,400 as of 2017, while in Chad, the GDP per capita is $2,300 as of 2017.
pay a 33.3% higher top tax rate
Australia has a top tax rate of 45.0% as of 2016. In Chad, the top tax rate is 60.0% as of 2016.
have 3.4 times more children
In Australia, there are approximately 12.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Chad, there are 41.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 190.0 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Australia, approximately 6.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Chad, 1140.0 women do as of 2017.
be 22.1 times more likely to die during infancy
In Australia, approximately 3.1 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Chad, on the other hand, 68.6 children do as of 2020.
be 91.2% less likely to have access to electricity
In Australia, approximately 100% of the population has electricity access as of 2016. In Chad, 9% of the population do as of 2017.
be 92.5% less likely to have internet access
In Australia, approximately 86.5% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Chad, about 6.5% do as of 2018.
be 44.3% less likely to have access to improved drinking water
In Australia, approximately 100% of people have improved drinking water access (100% in urban areas, and 100% in rural areas) as of 2017. In Chad, that number is 56% of people on average (87% in urban areas, and 47% in rural areas) as of 2017.
spend 45.3% less on education
Australia spends 5.3% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. Chad spends 2.9% of total GDP on education as of 2013.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Australian Taxation Office, General Inspectorate of Finance.
Chad: At a glance
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