Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Egypt instead of Venezuela, you would:
live 1.2 years longer
In Venezuela, the average life expectancy is 73 years (70 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2022. In Egypt, that number is 74 years (73 years for men, 76 years for women) as of 2022.
be 25.0% more likely to be obese
In Venezuela, 25.6% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Egypt, that number is 32.0% of people as of 2016.
make 55.8% more money
Venezuela has a GDP per capita of $7,704 as of 2018, while in Egypt, the GDP per capita is $12,000 as of 2020.
pay a 33.8% lower top tax rate
Venezuela has a top tax rate of 34.0% as of 2016. In Egypt, the top tax rate is 22.5% as of 2016.
be 13.9% more likely to be unemployed
In Venezuela, 6.9% of adults are unemployed as of 2018. In Egypt, that number is 7.9% as of 2019.
be 70.4% less likely to die during childbirth
In Venezuela, approximately 125.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Egypt, 37.0 women do as of 2017.
have 24.3% more children
In Venezuela, there are approximately 17.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Egypt, there are 21.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 26.7% less likely to be literate
In Venezuela, the literacy rate is 97.1% as of 2016. In Egypt, it is 71.2% as of 2017.
spend 13.0% less on healthcare
Venezuela spends 5.4% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Egypt, that number is 4.7% of GDP as of 2019.
spend 3.0 times more on education
Venezuela spends 1.3% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Egypt spends 3.9% of total GDP on education as of 2015.
see 12.5% less coastline
Venezuela has a total of 2,800 km of coastline. In Egypt, that number is 2,450 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Ministerio del Poder Popular de Finanzas, SENIAT, Egyptian Tax Authority.
Egypt: At a glance
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