Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ecuador instead of Fiji, you would:
live 3.8 years longer
In Fiji, the average life expectancy is 74 years (71 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2020. In Ecuador, that number is 78 years (74 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020.
be 34.1% less likely to be obese
In Fiji, 30.2% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Ecuador, that number is 19.9% of people as of 2016.
make 17.3% more money
Fiji has a GDP per capita of $9,800 as of 2017, while in Ecuador, the GDP per capita is $11,500 as of 2017.
pay a 75.0% higher top tax rate
Fiji has a top tax rate of 20.0% as of 2016. In Ecuador, the top tax rate is 35.0% as of 2016.
be 73.5% more likely to die during childbirth
In Fiji, approximately 34.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Ecuador, 59.0 women do as of 2017.
be 70.5% more likely to die during infancy
In Fiji, approximately 8.8 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Ecuador, on the other hand, 15.0 children do as of 2020.
be 14.6% more likely to have internet access
In Fiji, approximately 50.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Ecuador, about 57.3% do as of 2018.
spend 28.2% more on education
Fiji spends 3.9% of its total GDP on education as of 2013. Ecuador spends 5.0% of total GDP on education as of 2015.
see 98.1% more coastline
Fiji has a total of 1,129 km of coastline. In Ecuador, that number is 2,237 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Servicio de Rentas Internas del Ecuador, Fiji Revenue & Customs Authority.
Ecuador: At a glance
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