Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ecuador instead of Venezuela, you would:
live 6.5 years longer
In Venezuela, the average life expectancy is 71 years (68 years for men, 75 years for women) as of 2020. In Ecuador, that number is 78 years (74 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020.
be 22.3% less likely to be obese
In Venezuela, 25.6% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Ecuador, that number is 19.9% of people as of 2016.
be 83.0% less likely to be unemployed
In Venezuela, 27.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Ecuador, that number is 4.6% as of 2017.
be 52.8% less likely to die during childbirth
In Venezuela, approximately 125.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Ecuador, 59.0 women do as of 2017.
be 46.2% less likely to die during infancy
In Venezuela, approximately 27.9 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Ecuador, on the other hand, 15.0 children do as of 2020.
be 20.5% less likely to have internet access
In Venezuela, approximately 72.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Ecuador, about 57.3% do as of 2018.
spend 27.5% less on education
Venezuela spends 6.9% of its total GDP on education as of 2009. Ecuador spends 5.0% of total GDP on education as of 2015.
see 20.1% less coastline
Venezuela has a total of 2,800 km of coastline. In Ecuador, that number is 2,237 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Ecuador: At a glance
How big is Ecuador compared to Venezuela? See an in-depth size comparison.