Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Thailand instead of Colombia, you would:
be 55.2% less likely to be obese
In Colombia, 22.3% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Thailand, that number is 10.0% of people as of 2016.
be 2.8 times more likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Colombia, 0.4% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2018. In Thailand, that number is 1.1% of people as of 2018.
live 1.0 years less
In Colombia, the average life expectancy is 77 years (74 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020. In Thailand, that number is 76 years (72 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2020.
make 24.3% more money
Colombia has a GDP per capita of $14,400 as of 2017, while in Thailand, the GDP per capita is $17,900 as of 2017.
be 92.5% less likely to be unemployed
In Colombia, 9.3% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Thailand, that number is 0.7% as of 2017.
be 74.3% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Colombia, 28.0% live below the poverty line as of 2017. In Thailand, however, that number is 7.2% as of 2015.
be 55.4% less likely to die during childbirth
In Colombia, approximately 83.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Thailand, 37.0 women do as of 2017.
be 30.1% less likely to die during infancy
In Colombia, approximately 12.3 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.
have 30.5% fewer children
In Colombia, there are approximately 15.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Thailand, there are 10.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Thailand: At a glance
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