Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ukraine instead of Thailand, you would:
live 4.2 years less
In Thailand, the average life expectancy is 78 years (75 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2022. In Ukraine, that number is 73 years (69 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2022.
be 2.4 times more likely to be obese
In Thailand, 10.0% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Ukraine, that number is 24.1% of people as of 2016.
be 88.9% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Thailand, 9.9% live below the poverty line as of 2018. In Ukraine, however, that number is 1.1% as of 2019.
pay a 48.6% lower top tax rate
Thailand has a top tax rate of 35.0% as of 2016. In Ukraine, the top tax rate is 18.0% as of 2016.
make 28.3% less money
Thailand has a GDP per capita of $17,300 as of 2020, while in Ukraine, the GDP per capita is $12,400 as of 2020.
be 9.0 times more likely to be unemployed
In Thailand, 1.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Ukraine, that number is 8.9% as of 2019.
be 48.6% less likely to die during childbirth
In Thailand, approximately 37.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Ukraine, 19.0 women do as of 2017.
be 13.3% more likely to die during infancy
In Thailand, approximately 6.5 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Ukraine, on the other hand, 7.3 children do as of 2022.
be 21.2% more likely to have internet access
In Thailand, approximately 78.0% of the population has internet access as of 2020. In Ukraine, about 94.5% do as of 2022.
spend 80.0% more on education
Thailand spends 3.0% of its total GDP on education as of 2019. Ukraine spends 5.4% of total GDP on education as of 2019.
spend 86.8% more on healthcare
Thailand spends 3.8% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Ukraine, that number is 7.1% of GDP as of 2019.
see 13.6% less coastline
Thailand has a total of 3,219 km of coastline. In Ukraine, that number is 2,782 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Ministry of Revenue and Duties of Ukraine, The Revenue Department, Government of Thailand.
Ukraine: At a glance
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