Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Austria instead of Indonesia, you would:

Health

live 8.2 years longer


In Indonesia, the average life expectancy is 74 years (71 years for men, 76 years for women) as of 2020. In Austria, that number is 82 years (79 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020.

be 2.9 times more likely to be obese


In Indonesia, 6.9% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Austria, that number is 20.1% of people as of 2016.

Economy

make 4.0 times more money


Indonesia has a GDP per capita of $12,400 as of 2017, while in Austria, the GDP per capita is $50,000 as of 2017.

be 72.5% less likely to be live below the poverty line


In Indonesia, 10.9% live below the poverty line as of 2016. In Austria, however, that number is 3.0% as of 2017.

pay a 83.3% higher top tax rate


Indonesia has a top tax rate of 30.0% as of 2016. In Austria, the top tax rate is 55.0% as of 2016.

Life

be 97.2% less likely to die during childbirth


In Indonesia, approximately 177.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Austria, 5.0 women do as of 2017.

be 83.8% less likely to die during infancy


In Indonesia, approximately 20.4 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Austria, on the other hand, 3.3 children do as of 2020.

have 38.3% fewer children


In Indonesia, there are approximately 15.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Austria, there are 9.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 2.2 times more likely to have internet access


In Indonesia, approximately 39.8% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Austria, about 87.7% do as of 2018.

be 10.1% more likely to have access to improved drinking water


In Indonesia, approximately 91% of people have improved drinking water access (97% in urban areas, and 84% in rural areas) as of 2017. In Austria, that number is 100% of people on average (100% in urban areas, and 100% in rural areas) as of 2017.

Expenditures

spend 52.8% more on education


Indonesia spends 3.6% of its total GDP on education as of 2015. Austria spends 5.5% of total GDP on education as of 2016.

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 Indonesia? See an in-depth size comparison.


The statistics on this page were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Direktorat Jenderal Pajak, Federal Ministry of Finance.

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