Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ireland instead of Austria, you would:
be 25.9% more likely to be obese
In Austria, 20.1% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Ireland, that number is 25.3% of people as of 2016.
make 72.8% more money
Austria has a GDP per capita of $51,900 as of 2020, while in Ireland, the GDP per capita is $89,700 as of 2020.
be 32.2% less likely to be unemployed
In Austria, 7.3% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Ireland, that number is 5.0% as of 2019.
pay a 12.7% lower top tax rate
Austria has a top tax rate of 55.0% as of 2016. In Ireland, the top tax rate is 48.0% as of 2016.
have 30.4% more children
In Austria, there are approximately 9.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Ireland, there are 12.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
spend 34.6% less on education
Austria spends 5.2% of its total GDP on education as of 2018. Ireland spends 3.4% of total GDP on education as of 2018.
spend 35.6% less on healthcare
Austria spends 10.4% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Ireland, that number is 6.7% of GDP as of 2019.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, The Office of the Revenue Commissioners, Federal Ministry of Finance.
Ireland: At a glance
How big is Ireland compared to Austria? See an in-depth size comparison.