Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Australia instead of Greece, you would:
live 1.6 years longer
In Greece, the average life expectancy is 81 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2022. In Australia, that number is 83 years (81 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2022.
be 16.5% more likely to be obese
In Greece, 24.9% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Australia, that number is 29.0% of people as of 2016.
make 78.4% more money
Greece has a GDP per capita of $27,300 as of 2020, while in Australia, the GDP per capita is $48,700 as of 2020.
be 70.2% less likely to be unemployed
In Greece, 17.3% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Australia, that number is 5.2% as of 2019.
be 15.2% less likely to die during infancy
In Greece, approximately 3.5 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Australia, on the other hand, 3.0 children do as of 2022.
have 61.6% more children
In Greece, there are approximately 7.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Australia, there are 12.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 100.0% more likely to die during childbirth
In Greece, approximately 3.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Australia, 6.0 women do as of 2017.
be 15.4% more likely to have internet access
In Greece, approximately 78.0% of the population has internet access as of 2020. In Australia, about 90.0% do as of 2020.
spend 41.7% more on education
Greece spends 3.6% of its total GDP on education as of 2018. Australia spends 5.1% of total GDP on education as of 2018.
spend 26.9% more on healthcare
Greece spends 7.8% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Australia, that number is 9.9% of GDP as of 2019.
see 88.4% more coastline
Greece has a total of 13,676 km of coastline. In Australia, that number is 25,760 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Australia: At a glance
How big is Australia compared to Greece? See an in-depth size comparison.