Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Egypt instead of Croatia, you would:
live 3.0 years less
In Croatia, the average life expectancy is 77 years (74 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020. In Egypt, that number is 74 years (72 years for men, 75 years for women) as of 2020.
be 31.1% more likely to be obese
In Croatia, 24.4% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Egypt, that number is 32.0% of people as of 2016.
pay a 52.3% lower top tax rate
Croatia has a top tax rate of 47.2% as of 2016. In Egypt, the top tax rate is 22.5% as of 2016.
make 48.6% less money
Croatia has a GDP per capita of $24,700 as of 2017, while in Egypt, the GDP per capita is $12,700 as of 2017.
be 42.6% more likely to live below the poverty line
In Croatia, 19.5% live below the poverty line as of 2015. In Egypt, however, that number is 27.8% as of 2016.
have 3.1 times more children
In Croatia, there are approximately 8.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Egypt, there are 27.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 4.6 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Croatia, approximately 8.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Egypt, 37.0 women do as of 2017.
be 28.3% less likely to be literate
In Croatia, the literacy rate is 99.3% as of 2015. In Egypt, it is 71.2% as of 2017.
be 98.8% more likely to die during infancy
In Croatia, approximately 8.6 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Egypt, on the other hand, 17.1 children do as of 2020.
be 35.5% less likely to have internet access
In Croatia, approximately 72.7% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Egypt, about 46.9% do as of 2018.
see 58.0% less coastline
Croatia has a total of 5,835 km of coastline. In Egypt, that number is 2,450 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Croatia Tax Administration, The World Factbook, Egyptian Tax Authority.
Egypt: At a glance
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