Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in San Marino instead of Canada, you would:

Economy

make 21.9% more money


Canada has a GDP per capita of $48,400 as of 2017, while in San Marino, the GDP per capita is $59,000 as of 2017.

be 28.6% more likely to be unemployed


In Canada, 6.3% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In San Marino, that number is 8.1% as of 2017.

Life

have 13.7% fewer children


In Canada, there are approximately 10.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In San Marino, there are 8.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 33.9% less likely to have internet access


In Canada, approximately 91.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In San Marino, about 60.2% do as of 2018.

Expenditures

spend 43.4% less on education


Canada spends 5.3% of its total GDP on education as of 2011. San Marino spends 3.0% of total GDP on education as of 2017.

San Marino: At a glance

San Marino is a sovereign country in Europe, with a total land area of approximately 61 sq km. Geographically the third smallest state in Europe (after the Holy See and Monaco), San Marino also claims to be the world's oldest republic. According to tradition, it was founded by a Christian stonemason named MARINUS in A.D. 301. San Marino's foreign policy is aligned with that of the European Union, although it is not a member; social and political trends in the republic track closely with those of its larger neighbor, Italy.

How big is San Marino compared to Canada? See an in-depth size comparison.


The statistics on this page were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.

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