Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Kenya instead of Serbia, you would:
be 67.0% less likely to be obese
In Serbia, 21.5% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Kenya, that number is 7.1% of people as of 2016.
be 47.0 times more likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Serbia, 0.1% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2018. In Kenya, that number is 4.7% of people as of 2018.
live 7.3 years less
In Serbia, the average life expectancy is 76 years (73 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2020. In Kenya, that number is 69 years (67 years for men, 71 years for women) as of 2020.
make 76.8% less money
Serbia has a GDP per capita of $15,100 as of 2017, while in Kenya, the GDP per capita is $3,500 as of 2017.
be 2.8 times more likely to be unemployed
In Serbia, 14.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Kenya, that number is 40.0% as of 2013.
be 4.1 times more likely to live below the poverty line
In Serbia, 8.9% live below the poverty line as of 2014. In Kenya, however, that number is 36.1% as of 2016.
pay a 100.0% higher top tax rate
Serbia has a top tax rate of 15.0% as of 2017. In Kenya, the top tax rate is 30.0% as of 2016.
have 3.1 times more children
In Serbia, there are approximately 8.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Kenya, there are 27.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 28.5 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Serbia, approximately 12.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Kenya, 342.0 women do as of 2017.
be 17.1% less likely to be literate
In Serbia, the literacy rate is 98.3% as of 2016. In Kenya, it is 81.5% as of 2018.
be 5.3 times more likely to die during infancy
In Serbia, approximately 5.6 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Kenya, on the other hand, 29.8 children do as of 2020.
be 44.0% less likely to have access to electricity
In Serbia, approximately 100% of the population has electricity access as of 2016. In Kenya, 56% of the population do as of 2017.
be 75.7% less likely to have internet access
In Serbia, approximately 73.4% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Kenya, about 17.8% do as of 2018.
be 31.5% less likely to have access to improved drinking water
In Serbia, approximately 99% of people have improved drinking water access (99% in urban areas, and 99% in rural areas) as of 2017. In Kenya, that number is 68% of people on average (89% in urban areas, and 60% in rural areas) as of 2017.
spend 30.0% more on education
Serbia spends 4.0% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Kenya spends 5.2% of total GDP on education as of 2017.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Revenue Authority, The World Factbook, Ministry of Finance, Republic of Serbia.
Kenya: At a glance
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