Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Cambodia instead of Vanuatu, you would:
be 84.5% less likely to be obese
In Vanuatu, 25.2% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Cambodia, that number is 3.9% of people as of 2016.
live 4.5 years less
In Vanuatu, the average life expectancy is 75 years (73 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2022. In Cambodia, that number is 71 years (69 years for men, 73 years for women) as of 2022.
make 50.0% more money
Vanuatu has a GDP per capita of $2,800 as of 2020, while in Cambodia, the GDP per capita is $4,200 as of 2020.
be 82.4% less likely to be unemployed
In Vanuatu, 1.7% of adults are unemployed as of 1999. In Cambodia, that number is 0.3% as of 2017.
be 2.2 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Vanuatu, approximately 72.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Cambodia, 160.0 women do as of 2017.
be 2.1 times more likely to die during infancy
In Vanuatu, approximately 14.3 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Cambodia, on the other hand, 29.6 children do as of 2022.
have 10.6% fewer children
In Vanuatu, there are approximately 21.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Cambodia, there are 19.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 21.4% more likely to have access to electricity
In Vanuatu, approximately 62% of people have electricity access (94% in urban areas, and 51% in rural areas) as of 2018. In Cambodia, that number is 75% of people on average (100% in urban areas, and 67% in rural areas) as of 2019.
be 26.9% more likely to have internet access
In Vanuatu, approximately 26.0% of the population has internet access as of 2019. In Cambodia, about 33.0% do as of 2019.
spend 2.1 times more on healthcare
Vanuatu spends 3.4% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Cambodia, that number is 7.0% of GDP as of 2019.
see 82.5% less coastline
Vanuatu has a total of 2,528 km of coastline. In Cambodia, that number is 443 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Cambodia: At a glance
How big is Cambodia compared to Vanuatu? See an in-depth size comparison.