Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Tanzania instead of Solomon Islands, you would:
be 62.7% less likely to be obese
In Solomon Islands, 22.5% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Tanzania, that number is 8.4% of people as of 2016.
live 12.3 years less
In Solomon Islands, the average life expectancy is 76 years (74 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2020. In Tanzania, that number is 64 years (62 years for men, 66 years for women) as of 2020.
make 45.5% more money
Solomon Islands has a GDP per capita of $2,200 as of 2017, while in Tanzania, the GDP per capita is $3,200 as of 2017.
have 46.6% more children
In Solomon Islands, there are approximately 23.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Tanzania, there are 34.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 5.0 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Solomon Islands, approximately 104.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Tanzania, 524.0 women do as of 2017.
be 2.7 times more likely to die during infancy
In Solomon Islands, approximately 13.4 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Tanzania, on the other hand, 36.4 children do as of 2020.
be 2.1 times more likely to have internet access
In Solomon Islands, approximately 11.9% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Tanzania, about 25.0% do as of 2018.
be 31.1% less likely to have access to electricity
In Solomon Islands, approximately 48% of people have electricity access (70% in urban areas, and 42% in rural areas) as of 2016. In Tanzania, that number is 33% of people on average (65% in urban areas, and 17% in rural areas) as of 2017.
spend 65.7% less on education
Solomon Islands spends 9.9% of its total GDP on education as of 2010. Tanzania spends 3.4% of total GDP on education as of 2014.
see 73.2% less coastline
Solomon Islands has a total of 5,313 km of coastline. In Tanzania, that number is 1,424 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Tanzania: At a glance
How big is Tanzania compared to Solomon Islands? See an in-depth size comparison.