Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Kenya instead of Azerbaijan, you would:
be 64.3% less likely to be obese
In Azerbaijan, 19.9% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Kenya, that number is 7.1% of people as of 2016.
be 47.0 times more likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Azerbaijan, 0.1% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2017. In Kenya, that number is 4.7% of people as of 2018.
live 4.6 years less
In Azerbaijan, the average life expectancy is 74 years (70 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2020. In Kenya, that number is 69 years (67 years for men, 71 years for women) as of 2020.
make 80.0% less money
Azerbaijan has a GDP per capita of $17,500 as of 2017, while in Kenya, the GDP per capita is $3,500 as of 2017.
be 8.0 times more likely to be unemployed
In Azerbaijan, 5.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Kenya, that number is 40.0% as of 2013.
be 7.4 times more likely to live below the poverty line
In Azerbaijan, 4.9% live below the poverty line as of 2015. In Kenya, however, that number is 36.1% as of 2016.
pay a 20.0% higher top tax rate
Azerbaijan has a top tax rate of 25.0% as of 2016. In Kenya, the top tax rate is 30.0% as of 2016.
have 87.6% more children
In Azerbaijan, there are approximately 14.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Kenya, there are 27.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 13.2 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Azerbaijan, approximately 26.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Kenya, 342.0 women do as of 2017.
be 18.3% less likely to be literate
In Azerbaijan, the literacy rate is 99.8% as of 2017. In Kenya, it is 81.5% as of 2018.
be 39.9% more likely to die during infancy
In Azerbaijan, approximately 21.3 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Kenya, on the other hand, 29.8 children do as of 2020.
be 44.0% less likely to have access to electricity
In Azerbaijan, approximately 100% of the population has electricity access as of 2016. In Kenya, 56% of the population do as of 2017.
be 77.7% less likely to have internet access
In Azerbaijan, approximately 79.8% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Kenya, about 17.8% do as of 2018.
be 27.7% less likely to have access to improved drinking water
In Azerbaijan, approximately 94% of people have improved drinking water access (100% in urban areas, and 87% in rural areas) as of 2017. In Kenya, that number is 68% of people on average (89% in urban areas, and 60% in rural areas) as of 2017.
spend 2.1 times more on education
Azerbaijan spends 2.5% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Kenya spends 5.2% of total GDP on education as of 2017.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Revenue Authority, The World Factbook, Ministry of Taxes.
Kenya: At a glance
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