Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ireland instead of Greece, you would:
make 3.3 times more money
Greece has a GDP per capita of $27,300 as of 2020, while in Ireland, the GDP per capita is $89,700 as of 2020.
be 71.2% less likely to be unemployed
In Greece, 17.3% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Ireland, that number is 5.0% as of 2019.
be 26.8% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Greece, 17.9% live below the poverty line as of 2018. In Ireland, however, that number is 13.1% as of 2018.
have 61.9% more children
In Greece, there are approximately 7.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Ireland, there are 12.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 66.7% more likely to die during childbirth
In Greece, approximately 3.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Ireland, 5.0 women do as of 2017.
be 17.9% more likely to have internet access
In Greece, approximately 78.0% of the population has internet access as of 2020. In Ireland, about 92.0% do as of 2020.
spend 14.1% less on healthcare
Greece spends 7.8% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Ireland, that number is 6.7% of GDP as of 2019.
see 89.4% less coastline
Greece has a total of 13,676 km of coastline. In Ireland, that number is 1,448 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Ireland: At a glance
How big is Ireland compared to Greece? See an in-depth size comparison.