Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Mexico instead of Luxembourg, you would:
live 5.9 years less
In Luxembourg, the average life expectancy is 83 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020. In Mexico, that number is 77 years (74 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020.
be 27.9% more likely to be obese
In Luxembourg, 22.6% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Mexico, that number is 28.9% of people as of 2016.
be 41.4% less likely to be unemployed
In Luxembourg, 5.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Mexico, that number is 3.4% as of 2017.
pay a 19.7% lower top tax rate
Luxembourg has a top tax rate of 43.6% as of 2016. In Mexico, the top tax rate is 35.0% as of 2016.
make 81.1% less money
Luxembourg has a GDP per capita of $105,100 as of 2017, while in Mexico, the GDP per capita is $19,900 as of 2017.
have 51.7% more children
In Luxembourg, there are approximately 11.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Mexico, there are 17.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 6.6 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Luxembourg, approximately 5.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Mexico, 33.0 women do as of 2017.
be 3.2 times more likely to die during infancy
In Luxembourg, approximately 3.3 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Mexico, on the other hand, 10.7 children do as of 2020.
be 32.2% less likely to have internet access
In Luxembourg, approximately 97.1% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Mexico, about 65.8% do as of 2018.
spend 25.6% more on education
Luxembourg spends 3.9% of its total GDP on education as of 2015. Mexico spends 4.9% 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, Servicio de Administración Tributaria, SHCP.
Mexico: At a glance
How big is Mexico compared to Luxembourg? See an in-depth size comparison.