Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ecuador instead of Kyrgyzstan, you would:
live 5.7 years longer
In Kyrgyzstan, the average life expectancy is 72 years (68 years for men, 76 years for women) as of 2020. In Ecuador, that number is 78 years (74 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020.
be 19.9% more likely to be obese
In Kyrgyzstan, 16.6% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Ecuador, that number is 19.9% of people as of 2016.
make 3.1 times more money
Kyrgyzstan has a GDP per capita of $3,700 as of 2017, while in Ecuador, the GDP per capita is $11,500 as of 2017.
be 35.2% less likely to be unemployed
In Kyrgyzstan, 7.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Ecuador, that number is 4.6% as of 2017.
be 35.6% less likely to die during infancy
In Kyrgyzstan, approximately 23.3 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Ecuador, on the other hand, 15.0 children do as of 2020.
have 17.5% fewer children
In Kyrgyzstan, there are approximately 20.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Ecuador, there are 17.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 50.7% more likely to have internet access
In Kyrgyzstan, approximately 38.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Ecuador, about 57.3% do as of 2018.
spend 30.6% less on education
Kyrgyzstan spends 7.2% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Ecuador spends 5.0% of total GDP on education as of 2015.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Ecuador: At a glance
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