Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Spain instead of Czech Republic, you would:
live 2.8 years longer
In Czech Republic, the average life expectancy is 80 years (77 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2022. In Spain, that number is 83 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2022.
be 5.0 times more likely to be unemployed
In Czech Republic, 2.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Spain, that number is 14.1% as of 2019.
be 2.0 times more likely to live below the poverty line
In Czech Republic, 10.1% live below the poverty line as of 2018. In Spain, however, that number is 20.7% as of 2018.
pay a 2.0 times higher top tax rate
Czech Republic has a top tax rate of 22.0% as of 2017. In Spain, the top tax rate is 45.0% as of 2016.
be 33.3% more likely to die during childbirth
In Czech Republic, approximately 3.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Spain, 4.0 women do as of 2017.
have 17.0% fewer children
In Czech Republic, there are approximately 8.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Spain, there are 7.1 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
spend 16.7% more on healthcare
Czech Republic spends 7.8% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Spain, that number is 9.1% of GDP as of 2019.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Financial Administration of the Czech Republic, Agencia Tributaria, Spain.
Spain: At a glance
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