Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Canada instead of Slovenia, you would:
live 2.0 years longer
In Slovenia, the average life expectancy is 82 years (79 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2022. In Canada, that number is 84 years (82 years for men, 86 years for women) as of 2022.
be 45.5% more likely to be obese
In Slovenia, 20.2% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Canada, that number is 29.4% of people as of 2016.
make 25.8% more money
Slovenia has a GDP per capita of $36,500 as of 2020, while in Canada, the GDP per capita is $45,900 as of 2020.
be 25.8% less likely to be unemployed
In Slovenia, 7.6% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Canada, that number is 5.7% as of 2019.
be 21.7% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Slovenia, 12.0% live below the poverty line as of 2018. In Canada, however, that number is 9.4% as of 2008.
pay a 34.0% lower top tax rate
Slovenia has a top tax rate of 50.0% as of 2016. In Canada, the top tax rate is 33.0% as of 2016.
have 22.5% more children
In Slovenia, there are approximately 8.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Canada, there are 10.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 42.9% more likely to die during childbirth
In Slovenia, approximately 7.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Canada, 10.0 women do as of 2017.
be 2.9 times more likely to die during infancy
In Slovenia, approximately 1.5 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Canada, on the other hand, 4.4 children do as of 2022.
be 11.5% more likely to have internet access
In Slovenia, approximately 87.0% of the population has internet access as of 2020. In Canada, about 97.0% do as of 2020.
spend 27.1% more on healthcare
Slovenia spends 8.5% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In Canada, that number is 10.8% of GDP as of 2019.
see 4336.5 times more coastline
Slovenia has a total of 47 km of coastline. In Canada, that number is 202,080 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Tax Administration of the Republic of Slovenia, The World Factbook, Canada Revenue Agency.
Canada: At a glance
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