93points

China

84points

India

China
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40 facts in comparison

China vs India

China
India
93
points
China
84
points
India

How does China compare to India?

  • 6.7 years longer life expectancy at birth
    ?

    75.8 yearsvs69.1 years
  • 11 036.00$ higher GDP per capita
    ?

    19 520.00$vs8484$
  • 7.6 years longer life expectancy at birth for females
    ?

    78.1 yearsvs70.5 years
  • 4.6% lower unemployment rate
    ?

    3.9%vs8.5%
  • 33.99% less public debt
    ?

    47% of GDPvs71.2% of GDP
  • 84.93% fewer people living below the poverty line
    ?

    3.3%vs21.9%
  • 2.29x more physicians per 1,000 people
    ?

    1.79/1000vs0.78/1000
  • 18.34% higher electrification rate
    ?

    100%vs84.5%

How does India compare to China?

  • 37.1% lower obesity rate among adults
    ?

    3.9%vs6.2%
  • 8.75% lower death rate
    ?

    7.3/1000vs8/1000
  • 3.59% more forests
    ?

    23.1%vs22.3%
  • 9.9 years lower median age of female population
    ?

    28.9 yearsvs38.8 years
  • 9.6 years younger population
    ?

    28.1 yearsvs37.7 years
  • 5.8% more agricultural land
    ?

    60.5%vs54.7%
  • 50% higher total fertility rate
    ?

    2.4vs1.6
  • 1.55x higher birth rate
    ?

    18.7/1000vs12.1/1000

Geography

1.forests
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The percentage of land covered by forests. Forests have a key role in removing pollutants and cleansing the air.

Best

Suriname

94.6%

22.3%

23.1%

2.agricultural land
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The percentage of land dedicated to agricultural use, including arable land, permanent crops, and permanent pasture.

Best

Sudan

100%

54.7%

60.5%

3.total surface
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It can be nice to live in big cities or countries, as a larger space may offer more options for residents and visitors.

Best

Russia

17 098 242 km²

9 596 960 km²

3 287 263 km²

4.total land area
?

The country’s total land area (excluding inland and sea waters). To get a better idea of how large the country is, you can compare it with a soccer field, which has 0.007km².

Best

Russia

16 377 742 km²

9 326 410 km²

2 973 193 km²

5.total water area
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The country’s total water area, summing up all inland waters: lakes, rivers, reservoirs, wetlands, etc.

Best

Canada

891 163 km²

270 550 km²

314 070 km²

6.coastline
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The total length of the border between the land area and the sea, including the country’s islands.

Best

Canada

202 080 km

14 500 km

7 000 km

Demographics

1.overall life expectancy at birth
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The average life expectancy at birth is the number of years that the population of a country is expected to live. This metric reflects the overall quality of life.

Best

Principality of Monaco

89.4 years

75.8 years

69.1 years

2.life expectancy at birth for females
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The average life expectancy at birth for the country’s female population.

Best

Principality of Monaco

93.4 years

78.1 years

70.5 years

3.population density
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Population density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities or countries with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, but this becomes an issue if the infrastructure is underdeveloped. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Mongolia

1.97 people/km²

145 people/km²

411 people/km²

4.death rate
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The death rate, also called crude death rate, represents the number of annual deaths per 1,000 people at midyear.

Best

Qatar

1.6/1000

8/1000

7.3/1000

5.median age of female population
?

Generally, a lower median age is considered better because a younger population is healthier. However, countries with an extremely low median age are often facing socio-economic problems, especially poverty.

Best

Niger

15.7 years

38.8 years

28.9 years

6.population
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Populous cities or countries usually offer better employment opportunities because of their large economies. Big cities attract companies and business investment, and are usually important cultural centers and research hubs. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

China

1398.719 million

1398.72 million

1351.15 million

Economy

1.GDP per capita
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The GDP per capita is calculated by dividing the total GDP by the number of people living in the country. A higher GDP per capita indicates a superior standard of living.

Best

Principality of Monaco

168 000.00$

19 520.00$

8 484.00$

2.public debt
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Also known as government debt or national debt, public debt refers to the sum of all government borrowings owed to lenders within the country.

Best

Brunei

2.8% of GDP

47% of GDP

71.2% of GDP

3.unemployment rate
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Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official stats, 2020.

Best

Cambodia

0.3%

3.9%

8.5%

4.inflation rate
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The inflation rate represents the annual price increase for goods and services, indicating a decrease in the purchasing power of a country’s currency.

Best

Saudi Arabia

-0.9%

1.6%

3.6%

5.health expenditures
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The total amount of public and private health expenditure on medical and paramedical services.

Best

Marshall Islands

23.29% of GDP

4.98% of GDP

3.66% of GDP

6.labor force
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The total labor force of a country represents the number of people working or willing to work.

Best

China

806.7 million

806.7 million

521.9 million

Infrastructure

1.electrification rate
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The share of the population with access to electricity, in both rural and urban environments.

Best

Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

100%

100%

84.5%

2.percentage of internet users
?

The percentage of the country’s population using the internet.

Best

Iceland

98.2%

53.2%

29.5%

3.railway network
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The total length of the country’s railway network.

Best

United States

293 564km

131 000km

68 525km

4.roadways
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The total length of the country’s paved and unpaved roads.

Best

United States

6 586 610 km

4 773 500 km

4 699 024 km

5.number of airports
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The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

United States

13513

507

346

6.inland waterways
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The total length of the navigable inland bodies of water.

Best

China

110 000 km

110 000 km

14 500 km

Quality of living

1.adult obesity rate
?

The percentage of adults considered obese. An obese adult has a Body Mass Index (BMI) equal to or greater than 30. Obesity is a public health problem and increases the risk of chronic diseases.

Best

Vietnam

2.1%

6.2%

3.9%

2.physicians per 1,000 people
?

The number of physicians (generalist and specialist medical doctors) per 1,000 people. According to the World Health Organization, there should be more than 2.3 health workers per 1,000 people in order to cover the primary healthcare needs.

Best

Cuba

8.19/1000

1.79/1000

0.78/1000

3.population below poverty line
?

The percentage of the country’s population living below the poverty line, as reported by official statistics.

Best

Turkmenistan

0.2%

3.3%

21.9%

4.hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants
?

Countries or cities with a higher number of hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants usually have well-developed health care systems. Source: , 2020

Best

Principality of Monaco

13.8

4.2

0.7

5.population with access to improved water sources
?

The percentage of the country’s population with access to improved drinking water sources, such as piped water or protected wells.

Best

Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

100%

95.5%

94.1%

6.school life expectancy
?

School life expectancy (SLE) represents the number of years of schooling that children are expected to complete. SLE includes primary to tertiary education.

Best

Australia

23 years

14 years

12 years

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