Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Singapore instead of Czech Republic, you would:

Health

live 6.7 years longer


In Czech Republic, the average life expectancy is 79 years (76 years for men, 82 years for women) as of 2020. In Singapore, that number is 86 years (83 years for men, 89 years for women) as of 2020.

be 76.5% less likely to be obese


In Czech Republic, 26.0% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Singapore, that number is 6.1% of people as of 2016.

Economy

make 2.7 times more money


Czech Republic has a GDP per capita of $35,500 as of 2017, while in Singapore, the GDP per capita is $94,100 as of 2017.

be 24.1% less likely to be unemployed


In Czech Republic, 2.9% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Singapore, that number is 2.2% as of 2017.

Life

be 11.5% less likely to die during infancy


In Czech Republic, approximately 2.6 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Singapore, on the other hand, 2.3 children do as of 2020.

be 2.7 times more likely to die during childbirth


In Czech Republic, approximately 3.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Singapore, 8.0 women do as of 2017.

Expenditures

spend 48.2% less on education


Czech Republic spends 5.6% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. Singapore spends 2.9% of total GDP on education as of 2013.

Singapore: At a glance

Singapore is a sovereign country in East/Southeast Asia, with a total land area of approximately 709 sq km. Singapore was founded as a British trading colony in 1819. It joined the Malaysian Federation in 1963 but separated two years later and became independent. Singapore subsequently became one of the world's most prosperous countries with strong international trading links (its port is one of the world's busiest in terms of tonnage handled) and with per capita GDP equal to that of the leading nations of Western Europe.

How big is Singapore compared to Czech Republic? See an in-depth size comparison.


The statistics on this page were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.

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