Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ukraine instead of Maldives, you would:
live 3.5 years less
In Maldives, the average life expectancy is 76 years (74 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2020. In Ukraine, that number is 73 years (68 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2020.
be 2.8 times more likely to be obese
In Maldives, 8.6% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Ukraine, that number is 24.1% of people as of 2016.
be 74.7% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Maldives, 15.0% live below the poverty line as of 2009. In Ukraine, however, that number is 3.8% as of 2016.
make 54.2% less money
Maldives has a GDP per capita of $19,200 as of 2017, while in Ukraine, the GDP per capita is $8,800 as of 2017.
be 3.2 times more likely to be unemployed
In Maldives, 2.9% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Ukraine, that number is 9.2% as of 2017.
be 64.2% less likely to die during childbirth
In Maldives, approximately 53.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Ukraine, 19.0 women do as of 2017.
be 62.6% less likely to die during infancy
In Maldives, approximately 19.8 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Ukraine, on the other hand, 7.4 children do as of 2020.
have 40.0% fewer children
In Maldives, there are approximately 16.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Ukraine, there are 9.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
spend 31.7% more on education
Maldives spends 4.1% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. Ukraine spends 5.4% of total GDP on education as of 2017.
see 4.3 times more coastline
Maldives has a total of 644 km of coastline. In Ukraine, that number is 2,782 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Ukraine: At a glance
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