Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ecuador instead of Belarus, you would:
live 3.7 years longer
In Belarus, the average life expectancy is 74 years (68 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020. In Ecuador, that number is 78 years (74 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020.
be 18.8% less likely to be obese
In Belarus, 24.5% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Ecuador, that number is 19.9% of people as of 2016.
make 39.2% less money
Belarus has a GDP per capita of $18,900 as of 2017, while in Ecuador, the GDP per capita is $11,500 as of 2017.
be 5.7 times more likely to be unemployed
In Belarus, 0.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Ecuador, that number is 4.6% as of 2017.
pay a 2.7 times higher top tax rate
Belarus has a top tax rate of 13.0% as of 2017. In Ecuador, the top tax rate is 35.0% as of 2016.
have 78.9% more children
In Belarus, there are approximately 9.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Ecuador, there are 17.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 29.5 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Belarus, approximately 2.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Ecuador, 59.0 women do as of 2017.
be 4.3 times more likely to die during infancy
In Belarus, approximately 3.5 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Ecuador, on the other hand, 15.0 children do as of 2020.
be 27.6% less likely to have internet access
In Belarus, approximately 79.1% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Ecuador, about 57.3% do as of 2018.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Servicio de Rentas Internas del Ecuador, Ministry for Taxes and Levies of the Republic of Belarus.
Ecuador: At a glance
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