Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Philippines instead of Georgia, you would:
be 70.5% less likely to be obese
In Georgia, 21.7% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Philippines, that number is 6.4% of people as of 2016.
live 7.0 years less
In Georgia, the average life expectancy is 77 years (73 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020. In Philippines, that number is 70 years (66 years for men, 74 years for women) as of 2020.
be 51.7% less likely to be unemployed
In Georgia, 11.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2016. In Philippines, that number is 5.7% as of 2017.
make 21.5% less money
Georgia has a GDP per capita of $10,700 as of 2017, while in Philippines, the GDP per capita is $8,400 as of 2017.
be 2.3 times more likely to live below the poverty line
In Georgia, 9.2% live below the poverty line as of 2010. In Philippines, however, that number is 21.6% as of 2017.
pay a 60.0% higher top tax rate
Georgia has a top tax rate of 20.0% as of 2016. In Philippines, the top tax rate is 32.0% as of 2016.
have 97.4% more children
In Georgia, there are approximately 11.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Philippines, there are 22.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 4.8 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Georgia, approximately 25.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Philippines, 121.0 women do as of 2017.
be 44.9% more likely to die during infancy
In Georgia, approximately 13.8 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Philippines, on the other hand, 20.0 children do as of 2020.
be 12.0% less likely to have access to electricity
In Georgia, approximately 100% of the population has electricity access as of 2016. In Philippines, 88% of the population do as of 2017.
spend 28.9% less on education
Georgia spends 3.8% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Philippines spends 2.7% of total GDP on education as of 2009.
see 117.1 times more coastline
Georgia has a total of 310 km of coastline. In Philippines, that number is 36,289 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Georgia Department of Revenue, Bureau of Internal Revenue.
Philippines: At a glance
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