Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Australia instead of Azerbaijan, you would:
live 9.1 years longer
In Azerbaijan, the average life expectancy is 74 years (70 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2020. In Australia, that number is 83 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020.
be 45.7% more likely to be obese
In Azerbaijan, 19.9% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Australia, that number is 29.0% of people as of 2016.
make 2.9 times more money
Azerbaijan has a GDP per capita of $17,500 as of 2017, while in Australia, the GDP per capita is $50,400 as of 2017.
be 12.0% more likely to be unemployed
In Azerbaijan, 5.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Australia, that number is 5.6% as of 2017.
pay a 80.0% higher top tax rate
Azerbaijan has a top tax rate of 25.0% as of 2016. In Australia, the top tax rate is 45.0% as of 2016.
be 76.9% less likely to die during childbirth
In Azerbaijan, approximately 26.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Australia, 6.0 women do as of 2017.
be 85.4% less likely to die during infancy
In Azerbaijan, approximately 21.3 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Australia, on the other hand, 3.1 children do as of 2020.
have 14.5% fewer children
In Azerbaijan, there are approximately 14.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Australia, there are 12.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
spend 2.1 times more on education
Azerbaijan spends 2.5% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Australia spends 5.3% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Australian Taxation Office, Ministry of Taxes.
Australia: At a glance
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