Quality of life comparison
If you lived in France instead of Luxembourg, you would:
make 58.0% less money
Luxembourg has a GDP per capita of $105,100 as of 2017, while in France, the GDP per capita is $44,100 as of 2017.
be 62.1% more likely to be unemployed
In Luxembourg, 5.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In France, that number is 9.4% as of 2017.
pay a 15.1% higher top tax rate
Luxembourg has a top tax rate of 43.6% as of 2016. In France, the top tax rate is 50.2% as of 2016.
be 60.0% more likely to die during childbirth
In Luxembourg, approximately 5.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In France, 8.0 women do as of 2017.
be 15.5% less likely to have internet access
In Luxembourg, approximately 97.1% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In France, about 82.0% do as of 2018.
spend 38.5% more on education
Luxembourg spends 3.9% of its total GDP on education as of 2015. France spends 5.4% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Administration des Contributions Directes, The World Factbook, Direction Générale des Finances Publiques.
France: At a glance
How big is France compared to Luxembourg? See an in-depth size comparison.