Quality of life comparison
If you lived in India instead of Venezuela, you would:
be 84.8% less likely to be obese
In Venezuela, 25.6% of adults are obese as of 2016. In India, that number is 3.9% of people as of 2016.
live 1.3 years less
In Venezuela, the average life expectancy is 71 years (68 years for men, 75 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 68.6% less likely to be unemployed
In Venezuela, 27.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In India, that number is 8.5% as of 2017.
make 42.4% less money
Venezuela has a GDP per capita of $12,500 as of 2017, while in India, the GDP per capita is $7,200 as of 2017.
be 11.2% more likely to live below the poverty line
In Venezuela, 19.7% live below the poverty line as of 2015. In India, however, that number is 21.9% as of 2011.
be 16.0% more likely to die during childbirth
In Venezuela, approximately 125.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In India, 145.0 women do as of 2017.
be 23.4% less likely to be literate
In Venezuela, the literacy rate is 97.1% as of 2016. In India, it is 74.4% as of 2018.
be 26.9% more likely to die during infancy
In Venezuela, approximately 27.9 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 15.2% less likely to have access to electricity
In Venezuela, approximately 100% of people have electricity access (100% in urban areas, and 96% in rural areas) as of 2016. In India, that number is 84% of people on average (98% in urban areas, and 78% in rural areas) as of 2017.
be 52.2% less likely to have internet access
In Venezuela, approximately 72.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In India, about 34.5% do as of 2018.
spend 44.9% less on education
Venezuela spends 6.9% of its total GDP on education as of 2009. India spends 3.8% of total GDP on education as of 2013.
see 2.5 times more coastline
Venezuela has a total of 2,800 km of coastline. In India, that number is 7,000 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
India: At a glance
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