Quality of life comparison
If you lived in United Kingdom instead of Austria, you would:
be 38.3% more likely to be obese
In Austria, 20.1% of adults are obese as of 2016. In United Kingdom, that number is 27.8% of people as of 2016.
be 56.9% less likely to be unemployed
In Austria, 7.3% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In United Kingdom, that number is 3.2% as of 2019.
pay a 18.2% lower top tax rate
Austria has a top tax rate of 55.0% as of 2016. In United Kingdom, the top tax rate is 45.0% as of 2016.
make 19.8% less money
Austria has a GDP per capita of $51,900 as of 2020, while in United Kingdom, the GDP per capita is $41,600 as of 2020.
be 39.8% more likely to live below the poverty line
In Austria, 13.3% live below the poverty line as of 2018. In United Kingdom, however, that number is 18.6% as of 2017.
have 14.2% more children
In Austria, there are approximately 9.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In United Kingdom, there are 10.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 40.0% more likely to die during childbirth
In Austria, approximately 5.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In United Kingdom, 7.0 women do as of 2017.
be 17.9% 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 United Kingdom, on the other hand, 3.8 children do as of 2022.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, HM Revenue & Customs, Federal Ministry of Finance.
United Kingdom: At a glance
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