Quality of life comparison
If you lived in United Kingdom instead of Georgia, you would:
live 4.1 years longer
In Georgia, the average life expectancy is 77 years (73 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020. In United Kingdom, that number is 81 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020.
be 28.1% more likely to be obese
In Georgia, 21.7% of adults are obese as of 2016. In United Kingdom, that number is 27.8% of people as of 2016.
make 4.1 times more money
Georgia has a GDP per capita of $10,700 as of 2017, while in United Kingdom, the GDP per capita is $44,300 as of 2017.
be 62.7% less likely to be unemployed
In Georgia, 11.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2016. In United Kingdom, that number is 4.4% as of 2017.
be 63.0% more likely to live below the poverty line
In Georgia, 9.2% live below the poverty line as of 2010. In United Kingdom, however, that number is 15.0% as of 2013.
pay a 2.2 times higher top tax rate
Georgia has a top tax rate of 20.0% as of 2016. In United Kingdom, the top tax rate is 45.0% as of 2016.
be 72.0% less likely to die during childbirth
In Georgia, approximately 25.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In United Kingdom, 7.0 women do as of 2017.
be 70.3% less likely to die during infancy
In Georgia, approximately 13.8 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In United Kingdom, on the other hand, 4.1 children do as of 2020.
be 48.4% more likely to have internet access
In Georgia, approximately 64.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In United Kingdom, about 94.9% do as of 2018.
spend 44.7% more on education
Georgia spends 3.8% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. United Kingdom spends 5.5% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
see 40.1 times more coastline
Georgia has a total of 310 km of coastline. In United Kingdom, that number is 12,429 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Georgia Department of Revenue, HM Revenue & Customs.
United Kingdom: At a glance
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