81points

Mexico

95points

South Korea

Mexico
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53 facts in comparison

Mexico vs South Korea

Mexico
South Korea

How does Mexico compare to South Korea?

  • 0.3% lower unemployment rate
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    3.4%vs3.7%
  • 88.2% lower population density
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    61 people/km²vs517 people/km²
  • 74.77million more inhabitants
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    126.58 millionvs51.811 million
  • 36.8% more agricultural land
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    54.9%vs18.1%
  • 3.87x longer coastline
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    9 330 kmvs2413 km
  • 33.65% lower youth unemployment rate
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    6.9%vs10.4%
  • 14.29% lower death rate
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    5.4/1000vs6.3/1000
  • 7.3x larger water area
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    20 430 km²vs2800 km²

How does South Korea compare to Mexico?

  • Has public health care
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  • 1.92x more forests
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    63.9%vs33.3%
  • 1.92% more education expenditures
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    5.3% of GDPvs5.2% of GDP
  • 1.51x higher percentage of internet users
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    89.9%vs59.5%
  • 6.2 years longer life expectancy at birth
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    82.5 yearsvs76.3 years
  • 22 567.00$ higher GDP per capita
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    43 212.00$vs20645$
  • 93.022% less COVID-19 confirmed cases (total)
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    193,427vs2771846
  • 10 more hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants
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    11.5vs1.5

COVID-19 statistics

1.COVID-19 confirmed cases (total)

2,771,846

193,427

Updated on Thu Jul 29 2021
The total number of COVID-19 (coronavirus) confirmed cases. Source: worldometers.info
2.COVID-19 deaths (total)

239,079

2,083

Updated on Thu Jul 29 2021
The total number of deaths caused by COVID-19 (coronavirus). Source: worldometers.info
3.COVID-19 new cases (total)

17,408

1,896

Updated on Thu Jul 29 2021
The total number of new COVID-19 (coronavirus) cases according to the last official status report. Source: worldometers.info
4.COVID-19 patients recovered

2,171,095

170,494

Updated on Thu Jul 29 2021
The number of patients diagnosed with COVID-19 (coronavirus) that have successfully recovered from the disease. Source: worldometers.info
5.COVID-19 new deaths

484

4

Updated on Thu Jul 29 2021
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

21,260

3,769

Updated on Thu Jul 29 2021
The number of COVID-19 (coronavirus) confirmed cases per 1 million inhabitants. Source: worldometers.info
7.COVID-19 active patients

361,672

20,850

Updated on Thu Jul 29 2021
The number of patients diagnosed with COVID-19 (coronavirus) currently undergoing treatment. Source: worldometers.info
8.COVID-19 patients in critical condition

4,798

286

Updated on Thu Jul 29 2021
The number of patients diagnosed with COVID-19 (coronavirus) that are currently in critical condition. Source: worldometers.info

Geography

1.forests

33.3%

63.9%

The percentage of land covered by forests. Forests have a key role in removing pollutants and cleansing the air.
The percentage of land dedicated to agricultural use, including arable land, permanent crops, and permanent pasture.
3.coastline

9 330 km

2 413 km

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

20 430 km²

2 800 km²

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

1 943 945 km²

96 920 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

1 964 375 km²

99 720 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

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.population density

61 people/km²

517 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, 2021.
The average life expectancy at birth for the country’s female population.
4.population

126.58 million

51.81 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, 2021.
The average life expectancy at birth for the country’s male population.
6.death rate

5.4/1000

6.3/1000

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

28.6 years

42.3 years

Cities or countries with younger population have usually better development perspectives. Young societies are more dynamic and creative. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
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.
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.education expenditures

5.2% of GDP

5.3% 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.
2.GDP per capita

20 645.00$

43 212.00$

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.
Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official stats, 2021.
4.public debt

54.3% of GDP

39.5% 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.
The real GDP growth rate represents the year-over-year GDP growth, calculated by taking into account the price fluctuations caused by inflation.
6.health expenditures

5.47% of GDP

7.34% of GDP

The total amount of public and private health expenditure on medical and paramedical services.
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.
8.gross domestic product (GDP)

1199$ billion

2241$ billion

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) reflects the value and productivity of an economy. It measures the market value of all the final goods and services produced annually. To reflect the differences in the cost of living and inflation rates, we show the GDP at purchasing power parity (PPP). Sources: Wikipedia, CIA World Factbook, 2021.
The percent of the total labor force comprised of young males (ages 15-24) who are unemployed during a specific year.

Infrastructure

The percentage of the country’s population using the internet.
The share of the population with access to electricity, in both rural and urban environments.
3.roadways

398 148 km

100 428 km

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

20 825km

3 979km

The total length of the country’s railway network.
The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
6.inland waterways

2 900 km

1 600 km

The total length of the navigable inland bodies of water.

Quality of living

1.has public health care
Mexico
South Korea
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2021.
Countries or cities with a higher number of hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants usually have well-developed health care systems. Source: , 2021
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.
The percentage of the country’s population with access to improved drinking water sources, such as piped water or protected wells.
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.
The percentage of the country’s population living below the poverty line, as reported by official statistics.
7.school life expectancy

14 years

17 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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