Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Austria instead of Russia, you would:
be 91.7% less likely to be living with HIV/AIDS
In Russia, 1.2% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2017. In Austria, that number is 0.1% of people as of 2017.
live 10.0 years longer
In Russia, the average life expectancy is 72 years (66 years for men, 78 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 13.0% less likely to be obese
In Russia, 23.1% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Austria, that number is 20.1% of people as of 2016.
make 79.2% more money
Russia has a GDP per capita of $27,900 as of 2017, while in Austria, the GDP per capita is $50,000 as of 2017.
be 77.4% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Russia, 13.3% live below the poverty line as of 2015. In Austria, however, that number is 3.0% as of 2017.
pay a 4.2 times higher top tax rate
Russia has a top tax rate of 13.0% as of 2016. In Austria, the top tax rate is 55.0% as of 2016.
be 70.6% less likely to die during childbirth
In Russia, approximately 17.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Austria, 5.0 women do as of 2017.
be 49.2% less likely to die during infancy
In Russia, approximately 6.5 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.
spend 48.6% more on education
Russia spends 3.7% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. Austria spends 5.5% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Federal Tax Service of Russia, The World Factbook, Federal Ministry of Finance.
Austria: At a glance
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