Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Paraguay instead of Turks and Caicos Islands, you would:
live 2.4 years less
In Turks and Caicos Islands, the average life expectancy is 80 years (78 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2020. In Paraguay, that number is 78 years (75 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020.
be 43.0% less likely to be unemployed
In Turks and Caicos Islands, 10.0% of adults are unemployed as of 1997. In Paraguay, that number is 5.7% as of 2017.
make 56.0% less money
Turks and Caicos Islands has a GDP per capita of $29,100 as of 2007, while in Paraguay, the GDP per capita is $12,800 as of 2017.
have 17.7% more children
In Turks and Caicos Islands, there are approximately 14.1 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Paraguay, there are 16.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 81.7% more likely to die during infancy
In Turks and Caicos Islands, approximately 9.3 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Paraguay, on the other hand, 16.9 children do as of 2020.
spend 21.4% more on education
Turks and Caicos Islands spends 2.8% of its total GDP on education as of 2018. Paraguay spends 3.4% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Paraguay: At a glance
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