Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Peru instead of Paraguay, you would:
live 3.2 years less
In Paraguay, the average life expectancy is 78 years (75 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020. In Peru, that number is 75 years (73 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2020.
be 21.1% more likely to be unemployed
In Paraguay, 5.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Peru, that number is 6.9% as of 2017.
be 19.2% less likely to have internet access
In Paraguay, approximately 65.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Peru, about 52.5% do as of 2018.
spend 14.7% more on education
Paraguay spends 3.4% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. Peru spends 3.9% of total GDP on education as of 2017.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Peru: At a glance
How big is Peru compared to Paraguay? See an in-depth size comparison.