Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Saudi Arabia 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 Saudi Arabia, that number is 0.1% of people as of 2016.
be 3.5 times more likely to be obese
In Thailand, 10.0% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Saudi Arabia, that number is 35.4% of people as of 2016.
make 3.0 times more money
Thailand has a GDP per capita of $17,900 as of 2017, while in Saudi Arabia, the GDP per capita is $54,500 as of 2017.
be 8.6 times more likely to be unemployed
In Thailand, 0.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Saudi Arabia, that number is 6.0% as of 2017.
be 54.1% less likely to die during childbirth
In Thailand, approximately 37.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Saudi Arabia, 17.0 women do as of 2017.
have 37.4% more children
In Thailand, there are approximately 10.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Saudi Arabia, there are 14.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 31.4% more likely to die during infancy
In Thailand, approximately 8.6 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Saudi Arabia, on the other hand, 11.3 children do as of 2020.
be 64.2% more likely to have internet access
In Thailand, approximately 56.8% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Saudi Arabia, about 93.3% do as of 2018.
see 18.0% less coastline
Thailand has a total of 3,219 km of coastline. In Saudi Arabia, that number is 2,640 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Saudi Arabia: At a glance
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