Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Italy instead of Slovenia, you would:
live 1.1 years longer
In Slovenia, the average life expectancy is 81 years (78 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020. In Italy, that number is 82 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020.
make 10.7% more money
Slovenia has a GDP per capita of $34,500 as of 2017, while in Italy, the GDP per capita is $38,200 as of 2017.
be 71.2% more likely to be unemployed
In Slovenia, 6.6% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Italy, that number is 11.3% as of 2017.
be 2.2 times more likely to live below the poverty line
In Slovenia, 13.9% live below the poverty line as of 2016. In Italy, however, that number is 29.9% as of 2012.
be 71.4% less likely to die during childbirth
In Slovenia, approximately 7.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Italy, 2.0 women do as of 2017.
be 88.2% more likely to die during infancy
In Slovenia, approximately 1.7 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Italy, on the other hand, 3.2 children do as of 2020.
spend 20.8% less on education
Slovenia spends 4.8% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. Italy spends 3.8% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
see 163.1 times more coastline
Slovenia has a total of 47 km of coastline. In Italy, that number is 7,600 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Italy: At a glance
How big is Italy compared to Slovenia? See an in-depth size comparison.