Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Peru instead of Cyprus, you would:
live 4.6 years less
In Cyprus, the average life expectancy is 79 years (76 years for men, 82 years for women) as of 2020. In Peru, that number is 75 years (73 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2020.
be 37.8% less likely to be unemployed
In Cyprus, 11.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Peru, that number is 6.9% as of 2017.
pay a 14.3% lower top tax rate
Cyprus has a top tax rate of 35.0% as of 2016. In Peru, the top tax rate is 30.0% as of 2016.
make 63.7% less money
Cyprus has a GDP per capita of $37,200 as of 2017, while in Peru, the GDP per capita is $13,500 as of 2017.
have 56.0% more children
In Cyprus, there are approximately 10.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Peru, there are 17.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 14.7 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Cyprus, approximately 6.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Peru, 88.0 women do as of 2017.
be 2.3 times more likely to die during infancy
In Cyprus, approximately 7.4 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Peru, on the other hand, 16.7 children do as of 2020.
be 37.8% less likely to have internet access
In Cyprus, approximately 84.4% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Peru, about 52.5% do as of 2018.
spend 39.1% less on education
Cyprus spends 6.4% of its total GDP on education as of 2015. Peru spends 3.9% of total GDP on education as of 2017.
see 3.7 times more coastline
Cyprus has a total of 648 km of coastline. In Peru, that number is 2,414 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Inland Revenue Department of the Republic of Cyprus, The World Factbook, Superintendencia Nacional de Aduanas y de Administración Tributaria.
Peru: At a glance
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