Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Canada instead of Austria, you would:
live 1.5 years longer
In Austria, the average life expectancy is 82 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2022. In Canada, that number is 84 years (82 years for men, 86 years for women) as of 2022.
be 46.3% more likely to be obese
In Austria, 20.1% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Canada, that number is 29.4% of people as of 2016.
be 22.9% less likely to be unemployed
In Austria, 7.3% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Canada, that number is 5.7% as of 2019.
be 29.3% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Austria, 13.3% live below the poverty line as of 2018. In Canada, however, that number is 9.4% as of 2008.
pay a 40.0% lower top tax rate
Austria has a top tax rate of 55.0% as of 2016. In Canada, the top tax rate is 33.0% as of 2016.
make 11.6% less money
Austria has a GDP per capita of $51,900 as of 2020, while in Canada, the GDP per capita is $45,900 as of 2020.
be 100.0% more likely to die during childbirth
In Austria, approximately 5.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Canada, 10.0 women do as of 2017.
be 35.2% more likely to die during infancy
In Austria, approximately 3.2 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Canada, on the other hand, 4.4 children do as of 2022.
be 10.2% more likely to have internet access
In Austria, approximately 88.0% of the population has internet access as of 2020. In Canada, about 97.0% do as of 2020.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Canada Revenue Agency, Federal Ministry of Finance.
Canada: At a glance
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