Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Bulgaria 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 Bulgaria, that number is 0.1% of people as of 2018.
be 2.5 times more likely to be obese
In Thailand, 10.0% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Bulgaria, that number is 25.0% of people as of 2016.
make 21.8% more money
Thailand has a GDP per capita of $17,900 as of 2017, while in Bulgaria, the GDP per capita is $21,800 as of 2017.
pay a 71.4% lower top tax rate
Thailand has a top tax rate of 35.0% as of 2016. In Bulgaria, the top tax rate is 10.0% as of 2016.
be 8.9 times more likely to be unemployed
In Thailand, 0.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Bulgaria, that number is 6.2% 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 Bulgaria, however, that number is 23.4% as of 2016.
be 73.0% less likely to die during childbirth
In Thailand, approximately 37.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Bulgaria, 10.0 women do as of 2017.
have 22.4% fewer children
In Thailand, there are approximately 10.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Bulgaria, there are 8.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 14.0% more likely to have internet access
In Thailand, approximately 56.8% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Bulgaria, about 64.8% do as of 2018.
see 89.0% less coastline
Thailand has a total of 3,219 km of coastline. In Bulgaria, that number is 354 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, National Revenue Agency, Bulgaria, The Revenue Department, Government of Thailand.
Bulgaria: At a glance
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