Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Djibouti instead of Peru, you would:
be 31.5% less likely to be obese
In Peru, 19.7% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Djibouti, that number is 13.5% of people as of 2016.
be 4.0 times more likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Peru, 0.3% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2018. In Djibouti, that number is 1.2% of people as of 2018.
live 10.0 years less
In Peru, the average life expectancy is 75 years (73 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2020. In Djibouti, that number is 65 years (62 years for men, 67 years for women) as of 2020.
make 73.3% less money
Peru has a GDP per capita of $13,500 as of 2017, while in Djibouti, the GDP per capita is $3,600 as of 2017.
be 5.8 times more likely to be unemployed
In Peru, 6.9% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Djibouti, that number is 40.0% as of 2017.
have 33.5% more children
In Peru, there are approximately 17.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Djibouti, there are 22.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 2.8 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Peru, approximately 88.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Djibouti, 248.0 women do as of 2017.
be 2.5 times more likely to die during infancy
In Peru, approximately 16.7 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Djibouti, on the other hand, 41.6 children do as of 2020.
be 45.5% less likely to have access to electricity
In Peru, approximately 95% of people have electricity access (97% in urban areas, and 89% in rural areas) as of 2017. In Djibouti, that number is 52% of people on average (67% in urban areas, and 2% in rural areas) as of 2016.
spend 15.4% more on education
Peru spends 3.9% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Djibouti spends 4.5% of total GDP on education as of 2010.
see 87.0% less coastline
Peru has a total of 2,414 km of coastline. In Djibouti, that number is 314 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Djibouti: At a glance
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