Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Cambodia instead of Tanzania, you would:
be 89.1% less likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Tanzania, 4.6% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2018. In Cambodia, that number is 0.5% of people as of 2018.
live 2.0 years longer
In Tanzania, the average life expectancy is 64 years (62 years for men, 66 years for women) as of 2020. In Cambodia, that number is 66 years (63 years for men, 69 years for women) as of 2020.
be 53.6% less likely to be obese
In Tanzania, 8.4% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Cambodia, that number is 3.9% of people as of 2016.
make 25.0% more money
Tanzania has a GDP per capita of $3,200 as of 2017, while in Cambodia, the GDP per capita is $4,000 as of 2017.
be 97.1% less likely to be unemployed
In Tanzania, 10.3% of adults are unemployed as of 2014. In Cambodia, that number is 0.3% as of 2017.
be 27.6% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Tanzania, 22.8% live below the poverty line as of 2015. In Cambodia, however, that number is 16.5% as of 2016.
pay a 33.3% lower top tax rate
Tanzania has a top tax rate of 30.0% as of 2016. In Cambodia, the top tax rate is 20.0% as of 2016.
be 69.5% less likely to die during childbirth
In Tanzania, approximately 524.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Cambodia, 160.0 women do as of 2017.
be 20.1% more likely to die during infancy
In Tanzania, approximately 36.4 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Cambodia, on the other hand, 43.7 children do as of 2020.
have 38.4% fewer children
In Tanzania, there are approximately 34.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Cambodia, there are 21.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 50.9% more likely to have access to electricity
In Tanzania, approximately 33% of people have electricity access (65% in urban areas, and 17% in rural areas) as of 2017. In Cambodia, that number is 50% of people on average (100% in urban areas, and 36% in rural areas) as of 2017.
be 60.0% more likely to have internet access
In Tanzania, approximately 25.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Cambodia, about 40.0% do as of 2018.
be 17.7% more likely to have access to improved drinking water
In Tanzania, approximately 68% of people have improved drinking water access (92% in urban areas, and 56% in rural areas) as of 2017. In Cambodia, that number is 80% of people on average (98% in urban areas, and 78% in rural areas) as of 2017.
spend 44.1% less on education
Tanzania spends 3.4% of its total GDP on education as of 2014. Cambodia spends 1.9% of total GDP on education as of 2014.
see 68.9% less coastline
Tanzania has a total of 1,424 km of coastline. In Cambodia, that number is 443 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Tanzania Revenue Authority, The World Factbook, General Department of Taxation.
Cambodia: At a glance
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