Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Italy instead of Brunei, you would:
live 4.6 years longer
In Brunei, the average life expectancy is 78 years (76 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020. In Italy, that number is 82 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020.
be 41.1% more likely to be obese
In Brunei, 14.1% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Italy, that number is 19.9% of people as of 2016.
make 51.6% less money
Brunei has a GDP per capita of $78,900 as of 2017, while in Italy, the GDP per capita is $38,200 as of 2017.
be 63.8% more likely to be unemployed
In Brunei, 6.9% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Italy, that number is 11.3% as of 2017.
be 93.5% less likely to die during childbirth
In Brunei, approximately 31.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Italy, 2.0 women do as of 2017.
be 63.6% less likely to die during infancy
In Brunei, approximately 8.8 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Italy, on the other hand, 3.2 children do as of 2020.
have 49.1% fewer children
In Brunei, there are approximately 16.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Italy, there are 8.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 21.4% less likely to have internet access
In Brunei, approximately 94.6% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Italy, about 74.4% do as of 2018.
spend 13.6% less on education
Brunei spends 4.4% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. Italy spends 3.8% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
see 47.2 times more coastline
Brunei has a total of 161 km of coastline. In Italy, that number is 7,600 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Italy: At a glance
How big is Italy compared to Brunei? See an in-depth size comparison.