Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Turks and Caicos Islands instead of Paraguay, you would:
live 2.4 years longer
In Paraguay, the average life expectancy is 78 years (75 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020. In Turks and Caicos Islands, that number is 80 years (78 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2020.
make 2.3 times more money
Paraguay has a GDP per capita of $12,800 as of 2017, while in Turks and Caicos Islands, the GDP per capita is $29,100 as of 2007.
be 75.4% more likely to be unemployed
In Paraguay, 5.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Turks and Caicos Islands, that number is 10.0% as of 1997.
be 45.0% less likely to die during infancy
In Paraguay, approximately 16.9 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Turks and Caicos Islands, on the other hand, 9.3 children do as of 2020.
have 15.1% fewer children
In Paraguay, there are approximately 16.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Turks and Caicos Islands, there are 14.1 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
spend 17.6% less on education
Paraguay spends 3.4% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. Turks and Caicos Islands spends 2.8% of total GDP on education as of 2018.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Turks and Caicos Islands: At a glance
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