Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Austria instead of Maldives, you would:
live 5.3 years longer
In Maldives, the average life expectancy is 77 years (75 years for men, 79 years for women) as of 2022. In Austria, that number is 82 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2022.
be 2.3 times more likely to be obese
In Maldives, 8.6% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Austria, that number is 20.1% of people as of 2016.
make 4.0 times more money
Maldives has a GDP per capita of $13,000 as of 2020, while in Austria, the GDP per capita is $51,900 as of 2020.
be 2.5 times more likely to be unemployed
In Maldives, 2.9% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Austria, that number is 7.3% as of 2019.
be 62.2% more likely to live below the poverty line
In Maldives, 8.2% live below the poverty line as of 2016. In Austria, however, that number is 13.3% as of 2018.
be 90.6% less likely to die during childbirth
In Maldives, approximately 53.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Austria, 5.0 women do as of 2017.
be 87.4% less likely to die during infancy
In Maldives, approximately 25.7 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Austria, on the other hand, 3.2 children do as of 2022.
have 39.2% fewer children
In Maldives, there are approximately 15.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Austria, there are 9.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 39.7% more likely to have internet access
In Maldives, approximately 63.0% of the population has internet access as of 2020. In Austria, about 88.0% do as of 2020.
spend 26.8% more on education
Maldives spends 4.1% of its total GDP on education as of 2019. Austria spends 5.2% of total GDP on education as of 2018.
spend 30.0% more on healthcare
Maldives spends 8.0% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Austria, that number is 10.4% of GDP as of 2019.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Austria: At a glance
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