Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ukraine instead of Panama, you would:
live 4.2 years less
In Panama, the average life expectancy is 78 years (75 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2022. In Ukraine, that number is 73 years (69 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2022.
be 95.0% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Panama, 22.1% live below the poverty line as of 2016. In Ukraine, however, that number is 1.1% as of 2019.
pay a 28.0% lower top tax rate
Panama has a top tax rate of 25.0% as of 2016. In Ukraine, the top tax rate is 18.0% as of 2016.
make 51.2% less money
Panama has a GDP per capita of $25,400 as of 2020, while in Ukraine, the GDP per capita is $12,400 as of 2020.
be 44.8% more likely to be unemployed
In Panama, 6.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2018. In Ukraine, that number is 8.9% as of 2019.
be 63.5% less likely to die during childbirth
In Panama, approximately 52.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Ukraine, 19.0 women do as of 2017.
be 55.4% less likely to die during infancy
In Panama, approximately 16.4 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Ukraine, on the other hand, 7.3 children do as of 2022.
have 46.6% fewer children
In Panama, there are approximately 18.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Ukraine, there are 9.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 47.7% more likely to have internet access
In Panama, approximately 64.0% of the population has internet access as of 2020. In Ukraine, about 94.5% do as of 2022.
spend 74.2% more on education
Panama spends 3.1% of its total GDP on education as of 2019. Ukraine spends 5.4% of total GDP on education as of 2019.
see 11.7% more coastline
Panama has a total of 2,490 km of coastline. In Ukraine, that number is 2,782 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Ministry of Revenue and Duties of Ukraine, General Directorate of Revenues, Panama.
Ukraine: At a glance
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