Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Austria instead of New Zealand, you would:
be 34.7% less likely to be obese
In New Zealand, 30.8% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Austria, that number is 20.1% of people as of 2016.
make 22.4% more money
New Zealand has a GDP per capita of $42,400 as of 2020, while in Austria, the GDP per capita is $51,900 as of 2020.
be 78.0% more likely to be unemployed
In New Zealand, 4.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Austria, that number is 7.3% as of 2019.
pay a 66.7% higher top tax rate
New Zealand has a top tax rate of 33.0% as of 2016. In Austria, the top tax rate is 55.0% as of 2016.
be 44.4% less likely to die during childbirth
In New Zealand, approximately 9.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Austria, 5.0 women do as of 2017.
have 26.1% fewer children
In New Zealand, there are approximately 12.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Austria, there are 9.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
spend 13.3% less on education
New Zealand spends 6.0% of its total GDP on education as of 2018. Austria spends 5.2% of total GDP on education as of 2018.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook, New Zealand Inland Revenue Department, Federal Ministry of Finance.
Austria: At a glance
How big is Austria compared to New Zealand? See an in-depth size comparison.