Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Philippines instead of Venezuela, you would:
be 75.0% less likely to be obese
In Venezuela, 25.6% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Philippines, that number is 6.4% of people as of 2016.
live 3.2 years less
In Venezuela, the average life expectancy is 73 years (70 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2022. In Philippines, that number is 70 years (67 years for men, 74 years for women) as of 2022.
be 25.9% less likely to be unemployed
In Venezuela, 6.9% of adults are unemployed as of 2018. In Philippines, that number is 5.1% as of 2019.
be 49.5% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Venezuela, 33.1% live below the poverty line as of 2015. In Philippines, however, that number is 16.7% as of 2018.
have 29.0% more children
In Venezuela, there are approximately 17.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Philippines, there are 22.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 25.5% more likely to die during infancy
In Venezuela, approximately 17.7 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Philippines, on the other hand, 22.2 children do as of 2022.
be 30.6% less likely to have internet access
In Venezuela, approximately 72.0% of the population has internet access as of 2019. In Philippines, about 50.0% do as of 2020.
spend 24.1% less on healthcare
Venezuela spends 5.4% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Philippines, that number is 4.1% of GDP as of 2019.
spend 2.5 times more on education
Venezuela spends 1.3% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Philippines spends 3.2% of total GDP on education as of 2019.
see 13.0 times more coastline
Venezuela has a total of 2,800 km of coastline. In Philippines, that number is 36,289 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Philippines: At a glance
How big is Philippines compared to Venezuela? See an in-depth size comparison.