Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Cambodia instead of Senegal, you would:
be 55.7% less likely to be obese
In Senegal, 8.8% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Cambodia, that number is 3.9% of people as of 2016.
make 27.3% more money
Senegal has a GDP per capita of $3,300 as of 2020, while in Cambodia, the GDP per capita is $4,200 as of 2020.
be 99.4% less likely to be unemployed
In Senegal, 48.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2007. In Cambodia, that number is 0.3% as of 2017.
be 64.7% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Senegal, 46.7% live below the poverty line as of 2011. In Cambodia, however, that number is 16.5% as of 2016.
pay a 50.0% lower top tax rate
Senegal has a top tax rate of 40.0% as of 2016. In Cambodia, the top tax rate is 20.0% as of 2016.
be 49.2% less likely to die during childbirth
In Senegal, approximately 315.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Cambodia, 160.0 women do as of 2017.
be 55.1% more likely to be literate
In Senegal, the literacy rate is 51.9% as of 2017. In Cambodia, it is 80.5% as of 2015.
have 38.8% fewer children
In Senegal, there are approximately 31.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Cambodia, there are 19.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 23.3% less likely to have internet access
In Senegal, approximately 43.0% of the population has internet access as of 2020. In Cambodia, about 33.0% do as of 2019.
spend 58.5% less on education
Senegal spends 5.3% of its total GDP on education as of 2019. Cambodia spends 2.2% of total GDP on education as of 2018.
spend 70.7% more on healthcare
Senegal spends 4.1% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Cambodia, that number is 7.0% of GDP as of 2019.
see 16.6% less coastline
Senegal has a total of 531 km of coastline. In Cambodia, that number is 443 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Direction Generale des Impots et des Domaines, General Department of Taxation.
Cambodia: At a glance
How big is Cambodia compared to Senegal? See an in-depth size comparison.