Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Kenya instead of Georgia, you would:
be 67.3% less likely to be obese
In Georgia, 21.7% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Kenya, that number is 7.1% of people as of 2016.
be 11.7 times more likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Georgia, 0.4% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2018. In Kenya, that number is 4.7% of people as of 2018.
live 8.0 years less
In Georgia, the average life expectancy is 77 years (73 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020. In Kenya, that number is 69 years (67 years for men, 71 years for women) as of 2020.
make 67.3% less money
Georgia has a GDP per capita of $10,700 as of 2017, while in Kenya, the GDP per capita is $3,500 as of 2017.
be 3.4 times more likely to be unemployed
In Georgia, 11.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2016. In Kenya, that number is 40.0% as of 2013.
be 3.9 times more likely to live below the poverty line
In Georgia, 9.2% live below the poverty line as of 2010. In Kenya, however, that number is 36.1% as of 2016.
pay a 50.0% higher top tax rate
Georgia has a top tax rate of 20.0% as of 2016. In Kenya, the top tax rate is 30.0% as of 2016.
have 2.3 times more children
In Georgia, there are approximately 11.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Kenya, there are 27.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 13.7 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Georgia, approximately 25.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Kenya, 342.0 women do as of 2017.
be 18.0% less likely to be literate
In Georgia, the literacy rate is 99.4% as of 2017. In Kenya, it is 81.5% as of 2018.
be 2.2 times more likely to die during infancy
In Georgia, approximately 13.8 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Kenya, on the other hand, 29.8 children do as of 2020.
be 44.0% less likely to have access to electricity
In Georgia, approximately 100% of the population has electricity access as of 2016. In Kenya, 56% of the population do as of 2017.
be 72.1% less likely to have internet access
In Georgia, approximately 64.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Kenya, about 17.8% do as of 2018.
be 30.9% less likely to have access to improved drinking water
In Georgia, approximately 98% of people have improved drinking water access (100% in urban areas, and 96% in rural areas) as of 2017. In Kenya, that number is 68% of people on average (89% in urban areas, and 60% in rural areas) as of 2017.
spend 36.8% more on education
Georgia spends 3.8% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Kenya spends 5.2% of total GDP on education as of 2017.
see 72.9% more coastline
Georgia has a total of 310 km of coastline. In Kenya, that number is 536 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Revenue Authority, The World Factbook, Georgia Department of Revenue.
Kenya: At a glance
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