Quality of life comparison
If you lived in New Zealand instead of Czech Republic, you would:
live 2.8 years longer
In Czech Republic, the average life expectancy is 79 years (76 years for men, 82 years for women) as of 2020. In New Zealand, that number is 82 years (80 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020.
be 18.5% more likely to be obese
In Czech Republic, 26.0% of adults are obese as of 2016. In New Zealand, that number is 30.8% of people as of 2016.
be 62.1% more likely to be unemployed
In Czech Republic, 2.9% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In New Zealand, that number is 4.7% as of 2017.
pay a 50.0% higher top tax rate
Czech Republic has a top tax rate of 22.0% as of 2017. In New Zealand, the top tax rate is 33.0% as of 2016.
have 43.8% more children
In Czech Republic, there are approximately 8.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In New Zealand, there are 12.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 3.0 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Czech Republic, approximately 3.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In New Zealand, 9.0 women do as of 2017.
be 34.6% more likely to die during infancy
In Czech Republic, approximately 2.6 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In New Zealand, on the other hand, 3.5 children do as of 2020.
be 12.5% more likely to have internet access
In Czech Republic, approximately 80.7% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In New Zealand, about 90.8% do as of 2018.
spend 14.3% more on education
Czech Republic spends 5.6% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. New Zealand spends 6.4% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, New Zealand Inland Revenue Department, Financial Administration of the Czech Republic.
New Zealand: At a glance
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