Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Peru instead of Brunei, you would:
live 3.2 years less
In Brunei, the average life expectancy is 78 years (76 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020. In Peru, that number is 75 years (73 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2020.
be 39.7% more likely to be obese
In Brunei, 14.1% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Peru, that number is 19.7% of people as of 2016.
make 82.9% less money
Brunei has a GDP per capita of $78,900 as of 2017, while in Peru, the GDP per capita is $13,500 as of 2017.
be 2.8 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Brunei, approximately 31.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Peru, 88.0 women do as of 2017.
be 89.8% more likely to die during infancy
In Brunei, approximately 8.8 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Peru, on the other hand, 16.7 children do as of 2020.
be 44.5% less likely to have internet access
In Brunei, approximately 94.6% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Peru, about 52.5% do as of 2018.
spend 11.4% less on education
Brunei spends 4.4% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. Peru spends 3.9% of total GDP on education as of 2017.
see 15.0 times more coastline
Brunei has a total of 161 km of coastline. In Peru, that number is 2,414 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Peru: At a glance
How big is Peru compared to Brunei? See an in-depth size comparison.