Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Austria instead of Barbados, you would:
be 93.3% less likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Barbados, 1.5% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2018. In Austria, that number is 0.1% of people as of 2017.
live 5.9 years longer
In Barbados, the average life expectancy is 76 years (74 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2020. In Austria, that number is 82 years (79 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020.
be 13.0% less likely to be obese
In Barbados, 23.1% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Austria, that number is 20.1% of people as of 2016.
make 2.7 times more money
Barbados has a GDP per capita of $18,600 as of 2017, while in Austria, the GDP per capita is $50,000 as of 2017.
be 45.5% less likely to be unemployed
In Barbados, 10.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Austria, that number is 5.5% as of 2017.
pay a 64.2% higher top tax rate
Barbados has a top tax rate of 33.5% as of 2016. In Austria, the top tax rate is 55.0% as of 2016.
be 81.5% less likely to die during childbirth
In Barbados, approximately 27.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Austria, 5.0 women do as of 2017.
be 65.6% less likely to die during infancy
In Barbados, approximately 9.6 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Austria, on the other hand, 3.3 children do as of 2020.
have 15.9% fewer children
In Barbados, there are approximately 11.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Austria, there are 9.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
spend 17.0% more on education
Barbados spends 4.7% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Austria spends 5.5% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Ministry of Finance, Barbados, Federal Ministry of Finance.
Austria: At a glance
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