Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Philippines instead of Ukraine, you would:
be 73.4% less likely to be obese
In Ukraine, 24.1% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Philippines, that number is 6.4% of people as of 2016.
live 2.9 years less
In Ukraine, the average life expectancy is 73 years (68 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2020. In Philippines, that number is 70 years (66 years for men, 74 years for women) as of 2020.
be 38.0% less likely to be unemployed
In Ukraine, 9.2% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Philippines, that number is 5.7% as of 2017.
be 5.7 times more likely to live below the poverty line
In Ukraine, 3.8% live below the poverty line as of 2016. In Philippines, however, that number is 21.6% as of 2017.
pay a 77.8% higher top tax rate
Ukraine has a top tax rate of 18.0% as of 2016. In Philippines, the top tax rate is 32.0% as of 2016.
have 2.4 times more children
In Ukraine, there are approximately 9.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Philippines, there are 22.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 6.4 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Ukraine, approximately 19.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Philippines, 121.0 women do as of 2017.
be 2.7 times more likely to die during infancy
In Ukraine, approximately 7.4 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Philippines, on the other hand, 20.0 children do as of 2020.
be 12.0% less likely to have access to electricity
In Ukraine, approximately 100% of the population has electricity access as of 2016. In Philippines, 88% of the population do as of 2017.
spend 50.0% less on education
Ukraine spends 5.4% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Philippines spends 2.7% of total GDP on education as of 2009.
see 13.0 times more coastline
Ukraine has a total of 2,782 km of coastline. In Philippines, that number is 36,289 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Ministry of Revenue and Duties of Ukraine, Bureau of Internal Revenue.
Philippines: At a glance
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