Quality of Life Comparison


If you lived in Isle of Man instead of Malta, you would:


make 2.0 times more money

Malta has a GDP per capita of $42,000, while in Isle of Man, the GDP per capita is $84,600.

be 75.0% less likely to be unemployed

In Malta, 4.4% of adults are unemployed. In Isle of Man, that number is 1.1%.

spend 42.9% less on taxes

Malta has a top tax rate of 35.0%. In Isle of Man, the top tax rate is 20.0%.


be 14.3% more likely to die during infancy

In Malta, approximately 3.5 children die before they reach the age of one. In Isle of Man, on the other hand, 4.0 children do.


see 18.7% less coastline

Malta has a total of 197 km of coastline. In Isle of Man, that number is 160 km.

Isle of Man: At a glance

Isle of Man (sometimes abbreviated I.O.M.) is a sovereign country in Europe, with a total land area of approximately 572 sq km. Part of the Norwegian Kingdom of the Hebrides until the 13th century when it was ceded to Scotland, the isle came under the British crown in 1765. Current concerns include reviving the almost extinct Manx Gaelic language. Isle of Man is a British crown dependency but is not part of the UK or of the European Union. However, the UK Government remains constitutionally responsible for its defense and international representation.

How big is Isle of Man compared to Malta? See an in-depth size comparison.

The statistics on this page were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, Income Tax Services, Isle of Man Government, Government of Malta - Inland Revenue.


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