Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Algeria instead of India, you would:
live 7.8 years longer
In India, the average life expectancy is 70 years (68 years for men, 71 years for women) as of 2020. In Algeria, that number is 78 years (76 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2020.
be 7.0 times more likely to be obese
In India, 3.9% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Algeria, that number is 27.4% of people as of 2016.
make 2.1 times more money
India has a GDP per capita of $7,200 as of 2017, while in Algeria, the GDP per capita is $15,200 as of 2017.
be 37.6% more likely to be unemployed
In India, 8.5% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Algeria, that number is 11.7% as of 2017.
be 22.8% less likely to die during childbirth
In India, approximately 145.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Algeria, 112.0 women do as of 2017.
be 50.3% less likely to die during infancy
In India, approximately 35.4 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Algeria, on the other hand, 17.6 children do as of 2020.
be 17.6% more likely to have access to electricity
In India, approximately 84% of people have electricity access (98% in urban areas, and 78% in rural areas) as of 2017. In Algeria, that number is 99% of people on average (100% in urban areas, and 99% in rural areas) as of 2016.
be 72.9% more likely to have internet access
In India, approximately 34.5% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Algeria, about 59.6% do as of 2018.
see 85.7% less coastline
India has a total of 7,000 km of coastline. In Algeria, that number is 998 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Algeria: At a glance
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