Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Russia instead of Chile, you would:
be 17.5% less likely to be obese
In Chile, 28.0% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Russia, that number is 23.1% of people as of 2016.
be 100.0% more likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Chile, 0.6% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2020. In Russia, that number is 1.2% of people as of 2017.
live 7.4 years less
In Chile, the average life expectancy is 80 years (77 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2022. In Russia, that number is 72 years (67 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2022.
make 13.7% more money
Chile has a GDP per capita of $23,300 as of 2020, while in Russia, the GDP per capita is $26,500 as of 2020.
be 36.3% less likely to be unemployed
In Chile, 7.2% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Russia, that number is 4.6% as of 2019.
pay a 67.5% lower top tax rate
Chile has a top tax rate of 40.0% as of 2016. In Russia, the top tax rate is 13.0% as of 2016.
be 46.5% more likely to live below the poverty line
In Chile, 8.6% live below the poverty line as of 2017. In Russia, however, that number is 12.6% as of 2018.
be 30.8% more likely to die during childbirth
In Chile, approximately 13.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Russia, 17.0 women do as of 2017.
have 25.9% fewer children
In Chile, there are approximately 12.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Russia, there are 9.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
spend 13.0% less on education
Chile spends 5.4% of its total GDP on education as of 2018. Russia spends 4.7% of total GDP on education as of 2018.
spend 38.7% less on healthcare
Chile spends 9.3% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Russia, that number is 5.7% of GDP as of 2019.
see 5.9 times more coastline
Chile has a total of 6,435 km of coastline. In Russia, that number is 37,653 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Federal Tax Service of Russia, The World Factbook, Chilean Tax Administration.
Russia: At a glance
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