Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Thailand instead of Faroe Islands, you would:
live 3.6 years less
In Faroe Islands, the average life expectancy is 81 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2022. In Thailand, that number is 78 years (75 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2022.
be 55.0% less likely to be unemployed
In Faroe Islands, 2.2% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Thailand, that number is 1.0% as of 2019.
make 56.8% less money
Faroe Islands has a GDP per capita of $40,000 as of 2014, while in Thailand, the GDP per capita is $17,300 as of 2020.
have 32.1% fewer children
In Faroe Islands, there are approximately 14.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Thailand, there are 10.1 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 20.4% less likely to have internet access
In Faroe Islands, approximately 98.0% of the population has internet access as of 2019. In Thailand, about 78.0% do as of 2020.
spend 63.4% less on education
Faroe Islands spends 8.2% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Thailand spends 3.0% of total GDP on education as of 2019.
see 2.9 times more coastline
Faroe Islands has a total of 1,117 km of coastline. In Thailand, that number is 3,219 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Thailand: At a glance
How big is Thailand compared to Faroe Islands? See an in-depth size comparison.