Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Paraguay instead of Austria, you would:
live 4.0 years less
In Austria, the average life expectancy is 82 years (79 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020. In Paraguay, that number is 78 years (75 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020.
make 74.4% less money
Austria has a GDP per capita of $50,000 as of 2017, while in Paraguay, the GDP per capita is $12,800 as of 2017.
be 7.4 times more likely to live below the poverty line
In Austria, 3.0% live below the poverty line as of 2017. In Paraguay, however, that number is 22.2% as of 2015.
have 74.7% more children
In Austria, there are approximately 9.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Paraguay, there are 16.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 16.8 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Austria, approximately 5.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Paraguay, 84.0 women do as of 2017.
be 5.1 times more likely to die during infancy
In Austria, approximately 3.3 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Paraguay, on the other hand, 16.9 children do as of 2020.
be 25.9% less likely to have internet access
In Austria, approximately 87.7% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Paraguay, about 65.0% do as of 2018.
spend 38.2% less on education
Austria spends 5.5% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. Paraguay spends 3.4% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Paraguay: At a glance
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