Quality of life comparison
If you lived in New Zealand instead of Lebanon, you would:
live 3.8 years longer
In Lebanon, the average life expectancy is 78 years (77 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020. In New Zealand, that number is 82 years (80 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020.
make 99.0% more money
Lebanon has a GDP per capita of $19,600 as of 2017, while in New Zealand, the GDP per capita is $39,000 as of 2017.
be 51.5% less likely to be unemployed
In Lebanon, 9.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2007. In New Zealand, that number is 4.7% as of 2017.
pay a 65.0% higher top tax rate
Lebanon has a top tax rate of 20.0% as of 2016. In New Zealand, the top tax rate is 33.0% as of 2016.
be 69.0% less likely to die during childbirth
In Lebanon, approximately 29.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In New Zealand, 9.0 women do as of 2017.
be 48.5% less likely to die during infancy
In Lebanon, approximately 6.8 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In New Zealand, on the other hand, 3.5 children do as of 2020.
be 16.2% more likely to have internet access
In Lebanon, approximately 78.2% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In New Zealand, about 90.8% do as of 2018.
spend 2.6 times more on education
Lebanon spends 2.5% of its total GDP on education as of 2013. New Zealand spends 6.4% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
see 67.3 times more coastline
Lebanon has a total of 225 km of coastline. In New Zealand, that number is 15,134 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, New Zealand Inland Revenue Department, Ministry of Finance, Lebanon.
New Zealand: At a glance
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