Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Austria instead of Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), you would:

Health

live 4.0 years longer


In Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), the average life expectancy is 78 years (76 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2017. In Austria, that number is 82 years (79 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020.

Economy

make 29.4% less money


Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) has a GDP per capita of $70,800 as of 2015, while in Austria, the GDP per capita is $50,000 as of 2017.

be 5.5 times more likely to be unemployed


In Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), 1.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2016. In Austria, that number is 5.5% as of 2017.

Life

have 12.8% fewer children


In Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), there are approximately 10.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2012. In Austria, there are 9.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 10.8% less likely to have internet access


In Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), approximately 98.3% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In Austria, about 87.7% do as of 2018.

Austria: At a glance

Austria is a sovereign country in Europe, with a total land area of approximately 82,445 sq km. Once the center of power for the large Austro-Hungarian Empire, Austria was reduced to a small republic after its defeat in World War I. Following annexation by Nazi Germany in 1938 and subsequent occupation by the victorious Allies in 1945, Austria's status remained unclear for a decade. A State Treaty signed in 1955 ended the occupation, recognized Austria's independence, and forbade unification with Germany. A constitutional law that same year declared the country's "perpetual neutrality" as a condition for Soviet military withdrawal. The Soviet Union's collapse in 1991 and Austria's entry into the European Union in 1995 have altered the meaning of this neutrality. A prosperous, democratic country, Austria entered the EU Economic and Monetary Union in 1999.

How big is Austria compared to Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)? 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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