Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Italy instead of Luxembourg, you would:
be 11.9% less likely to be obese
In Luxembourg, 22.6% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Italy, that number is 19.9% of people as of 2016.
make 64.6% less money
Luxembourg has a GDP per capita of $110,300 as of 2020, while in Italy, the GDP per capita is $39,000 as of 2020.
be 84.3% more likely to be unemployed
In Luxembourg, 5.4% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Italy, that number is 9.9% as of 2019.
be 14.9% more likely to live below the poverty line
In Luxembourg, 17.5% live below the poverty line as of 2018. In Italy, however, that number is 20.1% as of 2018.
pay a 11.9% higher top tax rate
Luxembourg has a top tax rate of 43.6% as of 2016. In Italy, the top tax rate is 48.8% as of 2016.
be 60.0% less likely to die during childbirth
In Luxembourg, approximately 5.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Italy, 2.0 women do as of 2017.
have 40.1% fewer children
In Luxembourg, there are approximately 11.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Italy, there are 7.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 29.3% less likely to have internet access
In Luxembourg, approximately 99.0% of the population has internet access as of 2020. In Italy, about 70.0% do as of 2020.
spend 16.2% more on education
Luxembourg spends 3.7% of its total GDP on education as of 2018. Italy spends 4.3% of total GDP on education as of 2018.
spend 61.1% more on healthcare
Luxembourg spends 5.4% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Italy, that number is 8.7% of GDP as of 2019.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Administration des Contributions Directes, The World Factbook, Italian Revenue Agency.
Italy: At a glance
How big is Italy compared to Luxembourg? See an in-depth size comparison.