96points

China

85points

India

China
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48 facts in comparison

China vs India

China
India
96
points
China
85
points
India

How does China compare to India?

  • 6.7 years longer life expectancy at birth
    ?

    75.8 yearsvs69.1 years
  • 7.6 years longer life expectancy at birth for females
    ?

    78.1 yearsvs70.5 years
  • 11 036.00$ higher GDP per capita
    ?

    19 520.00$vs8484$
  • 4.6% lower unemployment rate
    ?

    3.9%vs8.5%
  • 1.49% wider access to improved water sources
    ?

    95.5%vs94.1%
  • 1.8x higher percentage of internet users
    ?

    53.2%vs29.5%
  • 64.72% lower population density
    ?

    145 people/km²vs411 people/km²
  • 47.56million more inhabitants
    ?

    1398.72 millionvs1351.155 million

How does India compare to China?

  • 3.59% more forests
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    23.1%vs22.3%
  • 37.1% lower obesity rate among adults
    ?

    3.9%vs6.2%
  • 5.8% more agricultural land
    ?

    60.5%vs54.7%
  • 9.6 years younger population
    ?

    28.1 yearsvs37.7 years
  • 100% less COVID-19 new cases (total)
    ?
  • 55.84x more recovered COVID-19 patients
    ?

    4494720vs80497
  • 8.75% lower death rate
    ?

    7.3/1000vs8/1000
  • 9.9 years lower median age of female population
    ?

    28.9 yearsvs38.8 years

COVID-19 statistics

1.COVID-19 confirmed cases (total)

85297

5560105

Updated on Tue Sep 22 2020
The total number of COVID-19 (coronavirus) confirmed cases. Source: worldometers.info
2.COVID-19 new cases (total)

6

0

Updated on Tue Sep 22 2020
The total number of new COVID-19 (coronavirus) cases according to the last official status report. Source: worldometers.info
3.COVID-19 patients recovered

80497

4494720

Updated on Tue Sep 22 2020
The number of patients diagnosed with COVID-19 (coronavirus) that have successfully recovered from the disease. Source: worldometers.info
4.COVID-19 deaths (total)

4634

88965

Updated on Tue Sep 22 2020
The total number of deaths caused by COVID-19 (coronavirus). Source: worldometers.info
5.COVID-19 new deaths

0

0

Updated on Tue Sep 22 2020
The number of new deaths caused by COVID-19 (coronavirus), according to the last official status report. Source: worldometers.info
6.COVID-19 cases per 1 million inhabitants

59

4020

Updated on Tue Sep 22 2020
The number of COVID-19 (coronavirus) confirmed cases per 1 million inhabitants. Source: worldometers.info

Geography

1.forests

22.3%

23.1%

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

54.7%

60.5%

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

14 500 km

7 000 km

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

270 550 km²

314 070 km²

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

9 326 410 km²

2 973 193 km²

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.
6.total surface

9 596 960 km²

3 287 263 km²

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

Demographics

1.overall life expectancy at birth

75.8 years

69.1 years

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.
2.life expectancy at birth for females

78.1 years

70.5 years

The average life expectancy at birth for the country’s female population.
3.population density

145 people/km²

411 people/km²

Population density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities or countries with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, which can be a problem if the infrastructure is underdeveloped. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
4.population

1398.72 million

1351.15 million

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.
5.life expectancy at birth for males

73.7 years

67.8 years

The average life expectancy at birth for the country’s male population.
6.median age of population

37.7 years

28.1 years

Cities or countries with younger population have usually better development perspectives. Young societies are more dynamic and creative. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Economy

1.GDP per capita

19 520.00$

8 484.00$

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.
2.unemployment rate

3.9%

8.5%

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

47% of GDP

71.2% of GDP

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

4.98% of GDP

3.66% of GDP

The total amount of public and private health expenditure on medical and paramedical services.
5.real GDP growth rate

6.9%

6.7%

The real GDP growth rate represents the year-over-year GDP growth, calculated by taking into account the price fluctuations caused by inflation.
6.inflation rate

1.6%

3.6%

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

Infrastructure

1.percentage of internet users

53.2%

29.5%

The percentage of the country’s population using the internet.
2.electrification rate

100%

84.5%

The share of the population with access to electricity, in both rural and urban environments.
3.railway network

131 000km

68 525km

The total length of the country’s railway network.
4.roadways

4 773 500 km

4 699 024 km

The total length of the country’s paved and unpaved roads.
5.inland waterways

110 000 km

14 500 km

The total length of the navigable inland bodies of water.
6.number of airports

507

346

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

Quality of living

1.adult obesity rate

6.2%

3.9%

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.
2.population with access to improved water sources

95.5%

94.1%

The percentage of the country’s population with access to improved drinking water sources, such as piped water or protected wells.
3.hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants

4.2

0.7

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

1.79/1000

0.78/1000

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.
5.school life expectancy

14 years

12 years

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

3.3%

21.9%

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

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