Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Slovenia instead of Canada, you would:
be 31.3% less likely to be obese
In Canada, 29.4% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Slovenia, that number is 20.2% of people as of 2016.
live 2.0 years less
In Canada, the average life expectancy is 83 years (81 years for men, 86 years for women) as of 2020. In Slovenia, that number is 81 years (78 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020.
make 28.7% less money
Canada has a GDP per capita of $48,400 as of 2017, while in Slovenia, the GDP per capita is $34,500 as of 2017.
be 47.9% more likely to live below the poverty line
In Canada, 9.4% live below the poverty line as of 2008. In Slovenia, however, that number is 13.9% as of 2016.
pay a 51.5% higher top tax rate
Canada has a top tax rate of 33.0% as of 2016. In Slovenia, the top tax rate is 50.0% as of 2016.
be 30.0% less likely to die during childbirth
In Canada, approximately 10.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Slovenia, 7.0 women do as of 2017.
be 60.5% less likely to die during infancy
In Canada, approximately 4.3 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Slovenia, on the other hand, 1.7 children do as of 2020.
have 14.7% fewer children
In Canada, there are approximately 10.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Slovenia, there are 8.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 12.4% less likely to have internet access
In Canada, approximately 91.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Slovenia, about 79.8% do as of 2018.
see 100.0% less coastline
Canada has a total of 202,080 km of coastline. In Slovenia, that number is 47 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Tax Administration of the Republic of Slovenia, The World Factbook, Canada Revenue Agency.
Slovenia: At a glance
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