Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Czech Republic instead of Australia, you would:
be 10.3% less likely to be obese
In Australia, 29.0% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Czech Republic, that number is 26.0% of people as of 2016.
live 3.4 years less
In Australia, the average life expectancy is 83 years (81 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2022. In Czech Republic, that number is 80 years (77 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2022.
be 45.7% less likely to be unemployed
In Australia, 5.2% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Czech Republic, that number is 2.8% as of 2019.
pay a 51.1% lower top tax rate
Australia has a top tax rate of 45.0% as of 2016. In Czech Republic, the top tax rate is 22.0% as of 2017.
make 21.4% less money
Australia has a GDP per capita of $48,700 as of 2020, while in Czech Republic, the GDP per capita is $38,300 as of 2020.
be 50.0% less likely to die during childbirth
In Australia, approximately 6.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Czech Republic, 3.0 women do as of 2017.
be 20.3% less likely to die during infancy
In Australia, approximately 3.0 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Czech Republic, on the other hand, 2.4 children do as of 2022.
have 30.2% fewer children
In Australia, there are approximately 12.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Czech Republic, there are 8.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
spend 15.7% less on education
Australia spends 5.1% of its total GDP on education as of 2018. Czech Republic spends 4.3% of total GDP on education as of 2018.
spend 21.2% less on healthcare
Australia spends 9.9% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Czech Republic, that number is 7.8% of GDP as of 2019.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Australian Taxation Office, Financial Administration of the Czech Republic.
Czech Republic: At a glance
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