Quality of life comparison
If you lived in India instead of Uzbekistan, you would:
be 76.5% less likely to be obese
In Uzbekistan, 16.6% of adults are obese as of 2016. In India, that number is 3.9% of people as of 2016.
live 5.1 years less
In Uzbekistan, the average life expectancy is 75 years (72 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2020. In India, that number is 70 years (68 years for men, 71 years for women) as of 2020.
be 70.0% more likely to be unemployed
In Uzbekistan, 5.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In India, that number is 8.5% as of 2017.
be 56.4% more likely to live below the poverty line
In Uzbekistan, 14.0% live below the poverty line as of 2016. In India, however, that number is 21.9% as of 2011.
pay a 54.5% higher top tax rate
Uzbekistan has a top tax rate of 23.0% as of 2016. In India, the top tax rate is 35.5% as of 2016.
have 13.0% more children
In Uzbekistan, there are approximately 16.1 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In India, there are 18.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 5.0 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Uzbekistan, approximately 29.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In India, 145.0 women do as of 2017.
be 25.6% less likely to be literate
In Uzbekistan, the literacy rate is 100.0% as of 2016. In India, it is 74.4% as of 2018.
be 2.2 times more likely to die during infancy
In Uzbekistan, approximately 16.3 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In India, on the other hand, 35.4 children do as of 2020.
be 15.5% less likely to have access to electricity
In Uzbekistan, approximately 100% of the population has electricity access as of 2016. In India, 84% of the population do as of 2017.
be 34.1% less likely to have internet access
In Uzbekistan, approximately 52.3% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In India, about 34.5% do as of 2018.
spend 39.7% less on education
Uzbekistan spends 6.3% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. India spends 3.8% of total GDP on education as of 2013.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, State Tax Committee, Ministry of Finance, Government of India.
India: At a glance
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