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 3.7 years less
In United States, the average life expectancy is 81 years (78 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2022. In Oman, that number is 77 years (75 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2022.
make 54.7% less money
United States has a GDP per capita of $60,200 as of 2020, while in Oman, the GDP per capita is $27,300 as of 2019.
have 80.0% more children
In United States, there are approximately 12.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Oman, there are 22.1 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 2.8 times more likely to die during infancy
In United States, approximately 5.2 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Oman, on the other hand, 14.4 children do as of 2022.
spend 75.6% less on healthcare
United States spends 16.8% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Oman, that number is 4.1% of GDP as of 2019.
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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