Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Australia instead of Brazil, you would:
live 7.2 years longer
In Brazil, the average life expectancy is 76 years (72 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2022. In Australia, that number is 83 years (81 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2022.
be 31.2% more likely to be obese
In Brazil, 22.1% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Australia, that number is 29.0% of people as of 2016.
make 3.5 times more money
Brazil has a GDP per capita of $14,100 as of 2020, while in Australia, the GDP per capita is $48,700 as of 2020.
be 56.7% less likely to be unemployed
In Brazil, 11.9% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Australia, that number is 5.2% as of 2019.
pay a 63.6% higher top tax rate
Brazil has a top tax rate of 27.5% as of 2016. In Australia, the top tax rate is 45.0% as of 2016.
be 90.0% less likely to die during childbirth
In Brazil, approximately 60.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Australia, 6.0 women do as of 2017.
be 77.4% less likely to die during infancy
In Brazil, approximately 13.3 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Australia, on the other hand, 3.0 children do as of 2022.
have 11.9% fewer children
In Brazil, there are approximately 14.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Australia, there are 12.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 11.1% more likely to have internet access
In Brazil, approximately 81.0% of the population has internet access as of 2020. In Australia, about 90.0% do as of 2020.
spend 16.4% less on education
Brazil spends 6.1% of its total GDP on education as of 2018. Australia spends 5.1% of total GDP on education as of 2018.
see 3.4 times more coastline
Brazil has a total of 7,491 km of coastline. In Australia, that number is 25,760 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Secretaria da Receita Federal do Brasil, The World Factbook, Australian Taxation Office.
Australia: At a glance
How big is Australia compared to Brazil? See an in-depth size comparison.