91points

Malaysia

88points

Turkey

Malaysia
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Malaysia vs Turkey

Malaysia
Turkey
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Malaysia
88
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Turkey

How does Malaysia compare to Turkey?

  • 0.1 years longer life expectancy at birth
    ?

    75.4 yearsvs75.3 years
  • 4.16x more forests
    ?

    62%vs14.9%
  • 0.7 years longer life expectancy at birth for females
    ?

    78.4 yearsvs77.7 years
  • 7.5% lower unemployment rate
    ?

    3.4%vs10.9%
  • 51.4% lower obesity rate among adults
    ?

    15.6%vs32.1%
  • 5 501.00$ higher GDP per capita
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    32 501.00$vs27000$
  • 35.16% higher percentage of internet users
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    78.8%vs58.3%
  • 5.26% lower population density
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    99 people/km²vs104.5 people/km²

How does Turkey compare to Malaysia?

  • Has public health care
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  • 1.83% wider access to improved water sources
    ?

    100%vs98.2%
  • 48.43million more inhabitants
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    81.2 millionvs32.768 million
  • 47.69% less public debt
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    28.3% of GDPvs54.1% of GDP
  • 0.8 more hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants
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    2.7vs1.9
  • 16.56% more physicians per 1,000 people
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    1.76/1000vs1.51/1000
  • 42.11% more health expenditures
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    5.4% of GDPvs3.8% of GDP
  • 0.3 years longer life expectancy at birth for males
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    72.9 yearsvs72.6 years

COVID-19 statistics

1.COVID-19 confirmed cases (total)

11034

315845

Updated on Mon Sep 28 2020
The total number of COVID-19 (coronavirus) confirmed cases. Source: worldometers.info
2.COVID-19 deaths (total)

134

8062

Updated on Mon Sep 28 2020
The total number of deaths caused by COVID-19 (coronavirus). Source: worldometers.info
3.COVID-19 patients recovered

9889

277052

Updated on Mon Sep 28 2020
The number of patients diagnosed with COVID-19 (coronavirus) that have successfully recovered from the disease. Source: worldometers.info
4.COVID-19 new cases (total)

115

1412

Updated on Mon Sep 28 2020
The total number of new COVID-19 (coronavirus) cases according to the last official status report. Source: worldometers.info
5.COVID-19 cases per 1 million inhabitants

340

3735

Updated on Mon Sep 28 2020
The number of COVID-19 (coronavirus) confirmed cases per 1 million inhabitants. Source: worldometers.info
6.COVID-19 new deaths

0

65

Updated on Mon Sep 28 2020
The number of new deaths caused by COVID-19 (coronavirus), according to the last official status report. Source: worldometers.info

Geography

1.forests

62%

14.9%

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

23.2%

49.7%

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

4 675 km

7 200 km

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

1 190 km²

13 930 km²

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

329 847 km²

783 562 km²

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

328 657 km²

769 632 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.

Demographics

1.overall life expectancy at birth

75.4 years

75.3 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

78.4 years

77.7 years

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

99 people/km²

104.5 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

32.77 million

81.2 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

72.6 years

72.9 years

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

29 years

31.9 years

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.

Economy

1.unemployment rate

3.4%

10.9%

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

32 501.00$

27 000.00$

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.
3.youth unemployment rate

10.5%

20.5%

The number of young people with ages between 15-24 who are unemployed during a specific year. The youth unemployment rate is calculated as a percent of the total youth labor force.
4.public debt

54.1% of GDP

28.3% 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.
5.education expenditures

4.7% of GDP

4.3% of GDP

The total amount of public expenditure on education. Public spending on education includes direct expenditure on schools, universities, and other types of educational institutions, as well as educational-related public subsidies.
6.health expenditures

3.8% of GDP

5.4% of GDP

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

Infrastructure

1.percentage of internet users

78.8%

58.3%

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

100%

100%

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

1 851km

12 710km

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

144 403 km

67 933 km

The total length of the country’s paved and unpaved roads.
5.number of airports

114

98

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

7 200 km

1 200 km

The total length of the navigable inland bodies of water.

Quality of living

1.has public health care
Malaysia
Turkey
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2020.
2.adult obesity rate

15.6%

32.1%

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.
3.population with access to improved water sources

98.2%

100%

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

1.9

2.7

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

1.51/1000

1.76/1000

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.
6.school life expectancy

13 years

18 years

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

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