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 12.3 years less
In Luxembourg, the average life expectancy is 83 years (81 years for men, 86 years for women) as of 2022. In Cambodia, that number is 71 years (69 years for men, 73 years for women) as of 2022.
be 94.4% less likely to be unemployed
In Luxembourg, 5.4% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. 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 $110,300 as of 2020, while in Cambodia, the GDP per capita is $4,200 as of 2020.
have 66.1% more children
In Luxembourg, there are approximately 11.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Cambodia, there are 19.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
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 9.1 times more likely to die during infancy
In Luxembourg, approximately 3.2 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Cambodia, on the other hand, 29.6 children do as of 2022.
be 25.0% less likely to have access to electricity
In Luxembourg, approximately 100% of the population has electricity access as of 2020. In Cambodia, 75% of the population do as of 2019.
be 66.7% less likely to have internet access
In Luxembourg, approximately 99.0% of the population has internet access as of 2020. In Cambodia, about 33.0% do as of 2019.
be 14.8% less likely to have access to improved drinking water
In Luxembourg, approximately 100% of people have improved drinking water access (100% in urban areas, and 99% in rural areas) as of 2020. In Cambodia, that number is 85% of people on average (99% in urban areas, and 81% in rural areas) as of 2020.
spend 40.5% less on education
Luxembourg spends 3.7% of its total GDP on education as of 2018. Cambodia spends 2.2% of total GDP on education as of 2018.
spend 29.6% more on healthcare
Luxembourg spends 5.4% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Cambodia, that number is 7.0% of GDP as of 2019.
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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