Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ukraine instead of Luxembourg, you would:
live 9.5 years less
In Luxembourg, the average life expectancy is 83 years (81 years for men, 86 years for women) as of 2022. In Ukraine, that number is 73 years (69 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2022.
be 93.7% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Luxembourg, 17.5% live below the poverty line as of 2018. In Ukraine, however, that number is 1.1% as of 2019.
pay a 58.7% lower top tax rate
Luxembourg has a top tax rate of 43.6% as of 2016. In Ukraine, the top tax rate is 18.0% as of 2016.
make 88.8% less money
Luxembourg has a GDP per capita of $110,300 as of 2020, while in Ukraine, the GDP per capita is $12,400 as of 2020.
be 65.9% more likely to be unemployed
In Luxembourg, 5.4% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Ukraine, that number is 8.9% as of 2019.
be 3.8 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Luxembourg, approximately 5.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Ukraine, 19.0 women do as of 2017.
be 2.3 times more likely to die during infancy
In Luxembourg, approximately 3.2 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Ukraine, on the other hand, 7.3 children do as of 2022.
have 17.3% fewer children
In Luxembourg, there are approximately 11.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Ukraine, there are 9.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
spend 45.9% more on education
Luxembourg spends 3.7% of its total GDP on education as of 2018. Ukraine spends 5.4% of total GDP on education as of 2019.
spend 31.5% more on healthcare
Luxembourg spends 5.4% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Ukraine, that number is 7.1% of GDP as of 2019.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Administration des Contributions Directes, The World Factbook, Ministry of Revenue and Duties of Ukraine.
Ukraine: At a glance
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