Quality of life comparison
If you lived in French Polynesia instead of Czech Republic, you would:
live 1.4 years less
In Czech Republic, the average life expectancy is 79 years (76 years for men, 82 years for women) as of 2020. In French Polynesia, that number is 78 years (76 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020.
make 52.1% less money
Czech Republic has a GDP per capita of $35,500 as of 2017, while in French Polynesia, the GDP per capita is $17,000 as of 2015.
be 7.5 times more likely to be unemployed
In Czech Republic, 2.9% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In French Polynesia, that number is 21.8% as of 2012.
be 2.0 times more likely to live below the poverty line
In Czech Republic, 9.7% live below the poverty line as of 2015. In French Polynesia, however, that number is 19.7% as of 2009.
have 57.3% more children
In Czech Republic, there are approximately 8.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In French Polynesia, there are 14.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 73.1% more likely to die during infancy
In Czech Republic, approximately 2.6 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In French Polynesia, on the other hand, 4.5 children do as of 2020.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
French Polynesia: At a glance
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