Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Germany instead of Greece, you would:
be 10.4% less likely to be obese
In Greece, 24.9% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Germany, that number is 22.3% of people as of 2016.
make 86.4% more money
Greece has a GDP per capita of $27,300 as of 2020, while in Germany, the GDP per capita is $50,900 as of 2020.
be 71.2% less likely to be unemployed
In Greece, 17.3% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Germany, that number is 5.0% as of 2019.
be 17.3% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Greece, 17.9% live below the poverty line as of 2018. In Germany, however, that number is 14.8% as of 2018.
be 10.1% 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 Germany, on the other hand, 3.2 children do as of 2022.
have 19.3% more children
In Greece, there are approximately 7.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Germany, there are 9.1 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 2.3 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Greece, approximately 3.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Germany, 7.0 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 Germany, about 90.0% do as of 2020.
spend 38.9% more on education
Greece spends 3.6% of its total GDP on education as of 2018. Germany spends 5.0% of total GDP on education as of 2018.
spend 50.0% more on healthcare
Greece spends 7.8% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Germany, that number is 11.7% of GDP as of 2019.
see 82.5% less coastline
Greece has a total of 13,676 km of coastline. In Germany, that number is 2,389 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Germany: At a glance
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