Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Uruguay instead of Serbia, you would:
live 1.6 years longer
In Serbia, the average life expectancy is 76 years (73 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2020. In Uruguay, that number is 78 years (75 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020.
be 29.8% more likely to be obese
In Serbia, 21.5% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Uruguay, that number is 27.9% of people as of 2016.
make 48.3% more money
Serbia has a GDP per capita of $15,100 as of 2017, while in Uruguay, the GDP per capita is $22,400 as of 2017.
be 46.1% less likely to be unemployed
In Serbia, 14.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Uruguay, that number is 7.6% as of 2017.
pay a 100.0% higher top tax rate
Serbia has a top tax rate of 15.0% as of 2017. In Uruguay, the top tax rate is 30.0% as of 2016.
have 46.6% more children
In Serbia, there are approximately 8.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Uruguay, there are 12.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 41.7% more likely to die during childbirth
In Serbia, approximately 12.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Uruguay, 17.0 women do as of 2017.
be 39.3% more likely to die during infancy
In Serbia, approximately 5.6 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Uruguay, on the other hand, 7.8 children do as of 2020.
spend 22.5% more on education
Serbia spends 4.0% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Uruguay spends 4.9% of total GDP on education as of 2017.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Dirección General Impositiva, Ministry of Finance, Republic of Serbia.
Uruguay: At a glance
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