Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Cambodia instead of Luxembourg, you would:
be 82.7% less likely to be obese
In Luxembourg, 22.6% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Cambodia, that number is 3.9% of people as of 2016.
live 16.7 years less
In Luxembourg, the average life expectancy is 83 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020. In Cambodia, that number is 66 years (63 years for men, 69 years for women) as of 2020.
be 94.8% less likely to be unemployed
In Luxembourg, 5.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Cambodia, that number is 0.3% as of 2017.
pay a 54.1% lower top tax rate
Luxembourg has a top tax rate of 43.6% as of 2016. In Cambodia, the top tax rate is 20.0% as of 2016.
make 96.2% less money
Luxembourg has a GDP per capita of $105,100 as of 2017, while in Cambodia, the GDP per capita is $4,000 as of 2017.
have 83.6% more children
In Luxembourg, there are approximately 11.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Cambodia, there are 21.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 32.0 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Luxembourg, approximately 5.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Cambodia, 160.0 women do as of 2017.
be 13.2 times more likely to die during infancy
In Luxembourg, approximately 3.3 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Cambodia, on the other hand, 43.7 children do as of 2020.
be 50.2% less likely to have access to electricity
In Luxembourg, approximately 100% of the population has electricity access as of 2016. In Cambodia, 50% of the population do as of 2017.
be 58.8% less likely to have internet access
In Luxembourg, approximately 97.1% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Cambodia, about 40.0% do as of 2018.
be 18.9% less likely to have access to improved drinking water
In Luxembourg, approximately 99% of people have improved drinking water access (100% in urban areas, and 99% in rural areas) as of 2017. In Cambodia, that number is 80% of people on average (98% in urban areas, and 78% in rural areas) as of 2017.
spend 51.3% less on education
Luxembourg spends 3.9% of its total GDP on education as of 2015. Cambodia spends 1.9% of total GDP on education as of 2014.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Administration des Contributions Directes, The World Factbook, General Department of Taxation.
Cambodia: At a glance
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