Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Russia instead of Cyprus, you would:
be 12.0 times more likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Cyprus, 0.1% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2017. In Russia, that number is 1.2% of people as of 2017.
live 7.4 years less
In Cyprus, the average life expectancy is 79 years (76 years for men, 82 years for women) as of 2020. In Russia, that number is 72 years (66 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2020.
be 53.2% less likely to be unemployed
In Cyprus, 11.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Russia, that number is 5.2% as of 2017.
pay a 62.9% lower top tax rate
Cyprus has a top tax rate of 35.0% as of 2016. In Russia, the top tax rate is 13.0% as of 2016.
make 25.0% less money
Cyprus has a GDP per capita of $37,200 as of 2017, while in Russia, the GDP per capita is $27,900 as of 2017.
be 12.2% less likely to die during infancy
In Cyprus, approximately 7.4 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Russia, on the other hand, 6.5 children do as of 2020.
be 2.8 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Cyprus, approximately 6.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Russia, 17.0 women do as of 2017.
spend 42.2% less on education
Cyprus spends 6.4% of its total GDP on education as of 2015. Russia spends 3.7% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
see 58.1 times more coastline
Cyprus has a total of 648 km of coastline. In Russia, that number is 37,653 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Inland Revenue Department of the Republic of Cyprus, The World Factbook, Federal Tax Service of Russia.
Russia: At a glance
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