Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Cambodia instead of Nauru, you would:
live 2.7 years longer
In Nauru, the average life expectancy is 68 years (64 years for men, 72 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 93.6% less likely to be obese
In Nauru, 61.0% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Cambodia, that number is 3.9% of people as of 2016.
be 98.7% less likely to be unemployed
In Nauru, 23.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2011. In Cambodia, that number is 0.3% as of 2017.
make 68.9% less money
Nauru has a GDP per capita of $13,500 as of 2019, while in Cambodia, the GDP per capita is $4,200 as of 2020.
be 3.8 times more likely to die during infancy
In Nauru, approximately 7.8 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 24.8% less likely to have access to electricity
In Nauru, approximately 100% of people have electricity access (99% in urban areas, and 99% in rural areas) as of 2018. In Cambodia, that number is 75% of people on average (100% in urban areas, and 67% in rural areas) as of 2019.
be 42.1% less likely to have internet access
In Nauru, approximately 57.0% of the population has internet access as of 2019. In Cambodia, about 33.0% do as of 2019.
be 14.9% less likely to have access to improved drinking water
In Nauru, approximately 100% of people have improved drinking water access as of 2020. In Cambodia, 85% of people do as of 2020.
spend 28.6% less on healthcare
Nauru spends 9.8% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Cambodia, that number is 7.0% of GDP as of 2019.
see 14.8 times more coastline
Nauru has a total of 30 km of coastline. In Cambodia, that number is 443 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Cambodia: At a glance
How big is Cambodia compared to Nauru? See an in-depth size comparison.