Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Oman instead of United States, you would:
be 25.4% less likely to be obese
In United States, 36.2% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Oman, that number is 27.0% of people as of 2016.
live 4.0 years less
In United States, the average life expectancy is 80 years (78 years for men, 82 years for women) as of 2020. In Oman, that number is 76 years (74 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2020.
make 23.1% less money
United States has a GDP per capita of $59,800 as of 2017, while in Oman, the GDP per capita is $46,000 as of 2017.
have 86.3% more children
In United States, there are approximately 12.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Oman, there are 23.1 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 2.2 times more likely to die during infancy
In United States, approximately 5.3 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Oman, on the other hand, 11.7 children do as of 2020.
spend 36.0% more on education
United States spends 5.0% of its total GDP on education as of 2014. Oman spends 6.8% of total GDP on education as of 2017.
see 89.5% less coastline
United States has a total of 19,924 km of coastline. In Oman, that number is 2,092 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Oman: At a glance
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