Quality of life comparison
If you lived in New Zealand instead of Cyprus, you would:
live 2.8 years longer
In Cyprus, the average life expectancy is 80 years (77 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2022. In New Zealand, that number is 83 years (81 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2022.
be 41.3% more likely to be obese
In Cyprus, 21.8% of adults are obese as of 2016. In New Zealand, that number is 30.8% of people as of 2016.
make 12.5% more money
Cyprus has a GDP per capita of $37,700 as of 2020, while in New Zealand, the GDP per capita is $42,400 as of 2020.
be 41.6% less likely to be unemployed
In Cyprus, 7.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In New Zealand, that number is 4.1% as of 2019.
be 58.9% 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 New Zealand, on the other hand, 3.4 children do as of 2022.
have 20.9% more children
In Cyprus, there are approximately 10.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In New Zealand, there are 12.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 50.0% more likely to die during childbirth
In Cyprus, approximately 6.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In New Zealand, 9.0 women do as of 2017.
spend 38.6% more on healthcare
Cyprus spends 7.0% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In New Zealand, that number is 9.7% of GDP as of 2019.
see 23.4 times more coastline
Cyprus has a total of 648 km of coastline. In New Zealand, that number is 15,134 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
New Zealand: At a glance
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