Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ireland instead of Monaco, you would:
live 8.1 years less
In Monaco, the average life expectancy is 89 years (85 years for men, 93 years for women) as of 2020. In Ireland, that number is 81 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020.
make 36.7% less money
Monaco has a GDP per capita of $115,700 as of 2015, while in Ireland, the GDP per capita is $73,200 as of 2017.
be 3.4 times more likely to be unemployed
In Monaco, 2.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2012. In Ireland, that number is 6.7% as of 2017.
have 2.0 times more children
In Monaco, there are approximately 6.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Ireland, there are 13.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 89.5% more likely to die during infancy
In Monaco, approximately 1.9 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Ireland, on the other hand, 3.6 children do as of 2020.
be 12.9% less likely to have internet access
In Monaco, approximately 97.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Ireland, about 84.5% do as of 2018.
spend 2.5 times more on education
Monaco spends 1.5% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Ireland spends 3.7% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
see 353.2 times more coastline
Monaco has a total of 4 km of coastline. In Ireland, that number is 1,448 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Ireland: At a glance
How big is Ireland compared to Monaco? See an in-depth size comparison.