Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Peru instead of Thailand, you would:
be 72.7% less likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Thailand, 1.1% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2018. In Peru, that number is 0.3% of people as of 2018.
live 0.9 years less
In Thailand, the average life expectancy is 76 years (72 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2020. In Peru, that number is 75 years (73 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2020.
be 97.0% more likely to be obese
In Thailand, 10.0% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Peru, that number is 19.7% of people as of 2016.
pay a 14.3% lower top tax rate
Thailand has a top tax rate of 35.0% as of 2016. In Peru, the top tax rate is 30.0% as of 2016.
make 24.6% less money
Thailand has a GDP per capita of $17,900 as of 2017, while in Peru, the GDP per capita is $13,500 as of 2017.
be 9.9 times more likely to be unemployed
In Thailand, 0.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Peru, that number is 6.9% 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 Peru, however, that number is 22.7% as of 2014.
have 58.9% more children
In Thailand, there are approximately 10.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Peru, there are 17.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 2.4 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Thailand, approximately 37.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Peru, 88.0 women do as of 2017.
be 94.2% more likely to die during infancy
In Thailand, approximately 8.6 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Peru, on the other hand, 16.7 children do as of 2020.
see 25.0% less coastline
Thailand has a total of 3,219 km of coastline. In Peru, that number is 2,414 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, The Revenue Department, Government of Thailand, Superintendencia Nacional de Aduanas y de Administración Tributaria.
Peru: At a glance
How big is Peru compared to Thailand? See an in-depth size comparison.