Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Canada instead of Cyprus, you would:
live 4.1 years longer
In Cyprus, the average life expectancy is 80 years (77 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2022. In Canada, that number is 84 years (82 years for men, 86 years for women) as of 2022.
be 34.9% more likely to be obese
In Cyprus, 21.8% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Canada, that number is 29.4% of people as of 2016.
make 21.8% more money
Cyprus has a GDP per capita of $37,700 as of 2020, while in Canada, the GDP per capita is $45,900 as of 2020.
be 19.8% less likely to be unemployed
In Cyprus, 7.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Canada, that number is 5.7% as of 2019.
be 36.1% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Cyprus, 14.7% live below the poverty line as of 2018. In Canada, however, that number is 9.4% as of 2008.
be 47.6% less likely to die during infancy
In Cyprus, approximately 8.4 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Canada, on the other hand, 4.4 children do as of 2022.
be 66.7% more likely to die during childbirth
In Cyprus, approximately 6.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Canada, 10.0 women do as of 2017.
spend 54.3% more on healthcare
Cyprus spends 7.0% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Canada, that number is 10.8% of GDP as of 2019.
see 311.9 times more coastline
Cyprus has a total of 648 km of coastline. In Canada, that number is 202,080 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Canada: At a glance
How big is Canada compared to Cyprus? See an in-depth size comparison.