If you lived in Austria instead of Micronesia, Federated States of, you would:

Health

live 8.0 years longer

In Micronesia, Federated States of, the average life expectancy is 74 years (72 years for men, 76 years for women) as of 2020. In Austria, that number is 82 years (79 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020.

be 56.1% less likely to be obese

In Micronesia, Federated States of, 45.8% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Austria, that number is 20.1% of people as of 2016.

Economy

make 14.7 times more money

Micronesia, Federated States of has a GDP per capita of $3,400 as of 2017, while in Austria, the GDP per capita is $50,000 as of 2017.

be 66.0% less likely to be unemployed

In Micronesia, Federated States of, 16.2% of adults are unemployed as of 2010. In Austria, that number is 5.5% as of 2017.

be 88.8% less likely to live below the poverty line

In Micronesia, Federated States of, 26.7% live below the poverty line as of 2000. In Austria, however, that number is 3.0% as of 2017.

Life

be 94.3% less likely to die during childbirth

In Micronesia, Federated States of, approximately 88.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Austria, 5.0 women do as of 2017.

be 81.5% less likely to die during infancy

In Micronesia, Federated States of, approximately 17.8 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Austria, on the other hand, 3.3 children do as of 2020.

have 49.7% fewer children

In Micronesia, Federated States of, there are approximately 18.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Austria, there are 9.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 32.6% more likely to have access to electricity

In Micronesia, Federated States of, approximately 75% of the population has electricity access as of 2016. In Austria, 100% of the population do as of 2016.

be 2.5 times more likely to have internet access

In Micronesia, Federated States of, approximately 35.3% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Austria, about 87.7% do as of 2018.

be 27.2% more likely to have access to improved drinking water

In Micronesia, Federated States of, approximately 79% of people have improved drinking water access as of 2017. In Austria, 100% of people do as of 2017.

Expenditures

spend 56.0% less on education

Micronesia, Federated States of spends 12.5% of its total GDP on education as of 2015. Austria spends 5.5% of total GDP on education as of 2016.


The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.

Austria: At a glance

Austria is a sovereign country in Europe, with a total land area of approximately 82,445 sq km. Once the center of power for the large Austro-Hungarian Empire, Austria was reduced to a small republic after its defeat in World War I. Following annexation by Nazi Germany in 1938 and subsequent occupation by the victorious Allies in 1945, Austria's status remained unclear for a decade. A State Treaty signed in 1955 ended the occupation, recognized Austria's independence, and forbade unification with Germany. A constitutional law that same year declared the country's "perpetual neutrality" as a condition for Soviet military withdrawal. The Soviet Union's collapse in 1991 and Austria's entry into the European Union in 1995 have altered the meaning of this neutrality. A prosperous, democratic country, Austria entered the EU Economic and Monetary Union in 1999.
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