Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Turkey instead of Slovenia, you would:
live 5.7 years less
In Slovenia, the average life expectancy is 81 years (78 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020. In Turkey, that number is 76 years (73 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2020.
be 58.9% more likely to be obese
In Slovenia, 20.2% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Turkey, that number is 32.1% of people as of 2016.
pay a 30.0% lower top tax rate
Slovenia has a top tax rate of 50.0% as of 2016. In Turkey, the top tax rate is 35.0% as of 2016.
make 21.7% less money
Slovenia has a GDP per capita of $34,500 as of 2017, while in Turkey, the GDP per capita is $27,000 as of 2017.
be 65.2% more likely to be unemployed
In Slovenia, 6.6% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Turkey, that number is 10.9% as of 2017.
be 57.6% more likely to live below the poverty line
In Slovenia, 13.9% live below the poverty line as of 2016. In Turkey, however, that number is 21.9% as of 2015.
have 70.1% more children
In Slovenia, there are approximately 8.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Turkey, there are 14.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 2.4 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Slovenia, approximately 7.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Turkey, 17.0 women do as of 2017.
be 9.3 times more likely to die during infancy
In Slovenia, approximately 1.7 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Turkey, on the other hand, 15.8 children do as of 2020.
be 10.9% less likely to have internet access
In Slovenia, approximately 79.8% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Turkey, about 71.0% do as of 2018.
spend 10.4% less on education
Slovenia spends 4.8% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. Turkey spends 4.3% of total GDP on education as of 2015.
see 154.5 times more coastline
Slovenia has a total of 47 km of coastline. In Turkey, that number is 7,200 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Tax Administration of the Republic of Slovenia, The World Factbook, Revenue Administration, Government of Turkey.
Turkey: At a glance
How big is Turkey compared to Slovenia? See an in-depth size comparison.