Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Russia instead of Dominica, you would:
be 17.2% less likely to be obese
In Dominica, 27.9% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Russia, that number is 23.1% of people as of 2016.
be 100.0% more likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Dominica, 0.6% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2018. In Russia, that number is 1.2% of people as of 2017.
live 5.8 years less
In Dominica, the average life expectancy is 78 years (75 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020. In Russia, that number is 72 years (66 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2020.
make 2.5 times more money
Dominica has a GDP per capita of $11,000 as of 2017, while in Russia, the GDP per capita is $27,900 as of 2017.
be 77.4% less likely to be unemployed
In Dominica, 23.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2000. In Russia, that number is 5.2% as of 2017.
be 54.1% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Dominica, 29.0% live below the poverty line as of 2009. In Russia, however, that number is 13.3% as of 2015.
be 33.0% less likely to die during infancy
In Dominica, approximately 9.7 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.
have 31.0% fewer children
In Dominica, there are approximately 14.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Russia, there are 10.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 16.1% more likely to have internet access
In Dominica, approximately 69.6% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Russia, about 80.9% do as of 2018.
see 254.4 times more coastline
Dominica has a total of 148 km of coastline. In Russia, that number is 37,653 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Russia: At a glance
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