Quality of life comparison
If you lived in China instead of Montenegro, you would:
be 73.4% less likely to be obese
In Montenegro, 23.3% of adults are obese as of 2016. In China, that number is 6.2% of people as of 2016.
live 1.2 years less
In Montenegro, the average life expectancy is 77 years (75 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020. In China, that number is 76 years (74 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2020.
be 75.8% less likely to be unemployed
In Montenegro, 16.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In China, that number is 3.9% as of 2017.
be 61.6% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Montenegro, 8.6% live below the poverty line as of 2013. In China, however, that number is 3.3% as of 2016.
pay a 5.0 times higher top tax rate
Montenegro has a top tax rate of 9.0% as of 2016. In China, the top tax rate is 45.0% as of 2016.
be 4.8 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Montenegro, approximately 6.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In China, 29.0 women do as of 2017.
be 3.4 times more likely to die during infancy
In Montenegro, approximately 3.4 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In China, on the other hand, 11.4 children do as of 2020.
be 24.1% less likely to have internet access
In Montenegro, approximately 71.5% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In China, about 54.3% do as of 2018.
see 49.4 times more coastline
Montenegro has a total of 294 km of coastline. In China, that number is 14,500 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Department of Public Revenues, Montenegro, State Administration of Taxation.
China: At a glance
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