Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Algeria instead of Thailand, you would:
be 90.9% less likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Thailand, 1.1% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2018. In Algeria, that number is 0.1% of people as of 2018.
live 1.9 years longer
In Thailand, the average life expectancy is 76 years (72 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2020. In Algeria, that number is 78 years (76 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2020.
be 2.7 times more likely to be obese
In Thailand, 10.0% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Algeria, that number is 27.4% of people as of 2016.
make 15.1% less money
Thailand has a GDP per capita of $17,900 as of 2017, while in Algeria, the GDP per capita is $15,200 as of 2017.
be 16.7 times more likely to be unemployed
In Thailand, 0.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Algeria, that number is 11.7% as of 2017.
be 3.2 times more likely to live below the poverty line
In Thailand, 7.2% live below the poverty line as of 2015. In Algeria, however, that number is 23.0% as of 2006.
have 86.9% more children
In Thailand, there are approximately 10.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Algeria, there are 20.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 3.0 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Thailand, approximately 37.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Algeria, 112.0 women do as of 2017.
be 12.4% less likely to be literate
In Thailand, the literacy rate is 92.9% as of 2015. In Algeria, it is 81.4% as of 2018.
be 2.0 times more likely to die during infancy
In Thailand, approximately 8.6 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Algeria, on the other hand, 17.6 children do as of 2020.
see 69.0% less coastline
Thailand has a total of 3,219 km of coastline. In Algeria, that number is 998 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Algeria: At a glance
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