Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Algeria instead of Philippines, you would:
live 7.5 years longer
In Philippines, the average life expectancy is 70 years (66 years for men, 74 years for women) as of 2020. In Algeria, that number is 78 years (76 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2020.
be 4.3 times more likely to be obese
In Philippines, 6.4% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Algeria, that number is 27.4% of people as of 2016.
make 81.0% more money
Philippines has a GDP per capita of $8,400 as of 2017, while in Algeria, the GDP per capita is $15,200 as of 2017.
be 2.1 times more likely to be unemployed
In Philippines, 5.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Algeria, that number is 11.7% as of 2017.
be 12.0% less likely to die during infancy
In Philippines, approximately 20.0 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Algeria, on the other hand, 17.6 children do as of 2020.
be 17.1% less likely to be literate
In Philippines, the literacy rate is 98.2% as of 2015. In Algeria, it is 81.4% as of 2018.
have 12.7% fewer children
In Philippines, there are approximately 22.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Algeria, there are 20.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 13.0% more likely to have access to electricity
In Philippines, approximately 88% of people have electricity access (98% in urban areas, and 80% in rural areas) as of 2017. In Algeria, that number is 99% of people on average (100% in urban areas, and 99% in rural areas) as of 2016.
see 97.2% less coastline
Philippines has a total of 36,289 km of coastline. In Algeria, that number is 998 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Algeria: At a glance
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