Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Germany instead of Luxembourg, you would:
live 1.5 years less
In Luxembourg, the average life expectancy is 83 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020. In Germany, that number is 81 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020.
be 34.5% less likely to be unemployed
In Luxembourg, 5.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Germany, that number is 3.8% as of 2017.
make 51.7% less money
Luxembourg has a GDP per capita of $105,100 as of 2017, while in Germany, the GDP per capita is $50,800 as of 2017.
be 40.0% more likely to die during childbirth
In Luxembourg, approximately 5.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Germany, 7.0 women do as of 2017.
have 25.9% fewer children
In Luxembourg, there are approximately 11.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Germany, there are 8.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
spend 23.1% more on education
Luxembourg spends 3.9% of its total GDP on education as of 2015. Germany spends 4.8% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Germany: At a glance
How big is Germany compared to Luxembourg? See an in-depth size comparison.