Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Peru instead of Kazakhstan, you would:
live 2.7 years longer
In Kazakhstan, the average life expectancy is 72 years (67 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2020. In Peru, that number is 75 years (73 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2020.
make 48.7% less money
Kazakhstan has a GDP per capita of $26,300 as of 2017, while in Peru, the GDP per capita is $13,500 as of 2017.
be 38.0% more likely to be unemployed
In Kazakhstan, 5.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Peru, that number is 6.9% as of 2017.
be 8.7 times more likely to live below the poverty line
In Kazakhstan, 2.6% live below the poverty line as of 2016. In Peru, however, that number is 22.7% as of 2014.
pay a 3.0 times higher top tax rate
Kazakhstan has a top tax rate of 10.0% as of 2016. In Peru, the top tax rate is 30.0% as of 2016.
be 8.8 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Kazakhstan, approximately 10.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Peru, 88.0 women do as of 2017.
be 33.4% less likely to have internet access
In Kazakhstan, approximately 78.9% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Peru, about 52.5% do as of 2018.
spend 39.3% more on education
Kazakhstan spends 2.8% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Peru spends 3.9% of total GDP on education as of 2017.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Superintendencia Nacional de Aduanas y de Administración Tributaria, Tax Committee of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Peru: At a glance
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