Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Thailand instead of Azerbaijan, you would:
live 2.0 years longer
In Azerbaijan, the average life expectancy is 74 years (70 years for men, 77 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 49.7% less likely to be obese
In Azerbaijan, 19.9% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Thailand, that number is 10.0% of people as of 2016.
be 11.0 times more likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Azerbaijan, 0.1% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2017. In Thailand, that number is 1.1% of people as of 2018.
be 86.0% less likely to be unemployed
In Azerbaijan, 5.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Thailand, that number is 0.7% as of 2017.
be 46.9% more likely to live below the poverty line
In Azerbaijan, 4.9% live below the poverty line as of 2015. In Thailand, however, that number is 7.2% as of 2015.
pay a 40.0% higher top tax rate
Azerbaijan has a top tax rate of 25.0% as of 2016. In Thailand, the top tax rate is 35.0% as of 2016.
be 59.6% less likely to die during infancy
In Azerbaijan, approximately 21.3 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Thailand, on the other hand, 8.6 children do as of 2020.
be 42.3% more likely to die during childbirth
In Azerbaijan, approximately 26.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Thailand, 37.0 women do as of 2017.
have 26.2% fewer children
In Azerbaijan, there are approximately 14.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Thailand, there are 10.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 28.8% less likely to have internet access
In Azerbaijan, approximately 79.8% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Thailand, about 56.8% do as of 2018.
spend 64.0% more on education
Azerbaijan spends 2.5% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Thailand spends 4.1% of total GDP on education as of 2013.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, The Revenue Department, Government of Thailand, Ministry of Taxes.
Thailand: At a glance
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