Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Hong Kong instead of Serbia, you would:
live 9.4 years longer
In Serbia, the average life expectancy is 74 years (72 years for men, 77 years for women) as of 2022. In Hong Kong, that number is 84 years (81 years for men, 86 years for women) as of 2022.
make 3.1 times more money
Serbia has a GDP per capita of $18,200 as of 2020, while in Hong Kong, the GDP per capita is $56,200 as of 2020.
be 79.2% less likely to be unemployed
In Serbia, 14.1% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Hong Kong, that number is 2.9% as of 2019.
be 14.2% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Serbia, 23.2% live below the poverty line as of 2018. In Hong Kong, however, that number is 19.9% as of 2016.
be 47.0% less likely to die during infancy
In Serbia, approximately 4.8 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Hong Kong, on the other hand, 2.5 children do as of 2022.
be 17.9% more likely to have internet access
In Serbia, approximately 78.0% of the population has internet access as of 2020. In Hong Kong, about 92.0% do as of 2020.
spend 22.2% more on education
Serbia spends 3.6% of its total GDP on education as of 2019. Hong Kong spends 4.4% of total GDP on education as of 2020.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Hong Kong: At a glance
How big is Hong Kong compared to Serbia? See an in-depth size comparison.