Quality of life comparison
If you lived in India instead of Kazakhstan, you would:
be 81.4% less likely to be obese
In Kazakhstan, 21.0% of adults are obese as of 2016. In India, that number is 3.9% of people as of 2016.
live 2.3 years less
In Kazakhstan, the average life expectancy is 72 years (67 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2020. In India, that number is 70 years (68 years for men, 71 years for women) as of 2020.
make 72.6% less money
Kazakhstan has a GDP per capita of $26,300 as of 2017, while in India, the GDP per capita is $7,200 as of 2017.
be 70.0% more likely to be unemployed
In Kazakhstan, 5.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In India, that number is 8.5% as of 2017.
be 8.4 times more likely to live below the poverty line
In Kazakhstan, 2.6% live below the poverty line as of 2016. In India, however, that number is 21.9% as of 2011.
pay a 3.6 times higher top tax rate
Kazakhstan has a top tax rate of 10.0% as of 2016. In India, the top tax rate is 35.5% as of 2016.
have 11.0% more children
In Kazakhstan, there are approximately 16.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In India, there are 18.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 14.5 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Kazakhstan, approximately 10.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In India, 145.0 women do as of 2017.
be 25.5% less likely to be literate
In Kazakhstan, the literacy rate is 99.8% as of 2015. In India, it is 74.4% as of 2018.
be 97.8% more likely to die during infancy
In Kazakhstan, approximately 17.9 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In India, on the other hand, 35.4 children do as of 2020.
be 15.5% less likely to have access to electricity
In Kazakhstan, approximately 100% of the population has electricity access as of 2016. In India, 84% of the population do as of 2017.
be 56.3% less likely to have internet access
In Kazakhstan, approximately 78.9% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In India, about 34.5% do as of 2018.
spend 35.7% more on education
Kazakhstan spends 2.8% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. India spends 3.8% of total GDP on education as of 2013.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Ministry of Finance, Government of India, Tax Committee of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
India: At a glance
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