Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Canada instead of Liechtenstein, you would:

Economy

make 65.3% less money


Liechtenstein has a GDP per capita of $139,100, while in Canada, the GDP per capita is $48,300.

be 2.7 times more likely to be unemployed


In Liechtenstein, 2.4% of adults are unemployed. In Canada, that number is 6.5%.

spend 37.5% more on taxes


Liechtenstein has a top tax rate of 24.0%. In Canada, the top tax rate is 33.0%.

Expenditures

spend 2.0 times more on education


Liechtenstein spends 2.6% of its total GDP on education. Canada spends 5.3% of total GDP on education.

Canada: At a glance

Canada is a sovereign country in North America, with a total land area of approximately 9,093,507 sq km. A land of vast distances and rich natural resources, Canada became a self-governing dominion in 1867 while retaining ties to the British crown. Economically and technologically, the nation has developed in parallel with the US, its neighbor to the south across the world's longest unfortified border. Canada faces the political challenges of meeting public demands for quality improvements in health care, education, social services, and economic competitiveness, as well as responding to the particular concerns of predominantly francophone Quebec. Canada also aims to develop its diverse energy resources while maintaining its commitment to the environment.

How big is Canada compared to Liechtenstein? See an in-depth size comparison.


The statistics on this page were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Ministry of Finance, Canada Revenue Agency.

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