Quality of life comparison
If you lived in India instead of Kyrgyzstan, you would:
be 76.5% less likely to be obese
In Kyrgyzstan, 16.6% of adults are obese as of 2016. In India, that number is 3.9% of people as of 2016.
live 2.1 years less
In Kyrgyzstan, the average life expectancy is 72 years (68 years for men, 76 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 94.6% more money
Kyrgyzstan has a GDP per capita of $3,700 as of 2017, while in India, the GDP per capita is $7,200 as of 2017.
be 31.8% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Kyrgyzstan, 32.1% live below the poverty line as of 2015. In India, however, that number is 21.9% as of 2011.
be 19.7% more likely to be unemployed
In Kyrgyzstan, 7.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In India, that number is 8.5% as of 2017.
be 2.4 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Kyrgyzstan, approximately 60.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In India, 145.0 women do as of 2017.
be 25.3% less likely to be literate
In Kyrgyzstan, the literacy rate is 99.6% as of 2018. In India, it is 74.4% as of 2018.
be 51.9% more likely to die during infancy
In Kyrgyzstan, approximately 23.3 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.
have 11.7% fewer children
In Kyrgyzstan, there are approximately 20.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In India, there are 18.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 15.5% less likely to have access to electricity
In Kyrgyzstan, approximately 100% of the population has electricity access as of 2016. In India, 84% of the population do as of 2017.
spend 47.2% less on education
Kyrgyzstan spends 7.2% 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.
India: At a glance
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