Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ukraine instead of Slovenia, you would:
live 8.5 years less
In Slovenia, the average life expectancy is 81 years (78 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020. In Ukraine, that number is 73 years (68 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2020.
be 19.3% more likely to be obese
In Slovenia, 20.2% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Ukraine, that number is 24.1% of people as of 2016.
be 72.7% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Slovenia, 13.9% live below the poverty line as of 2016. In Ukraine, however, that number is 3.8% as of 2016.
pay a 64.0% lower top tax rate
Slovenia has a top tax rate of 50.0% as of 2016. In Ukraine, the top tax rate is 18.0% as of 2016.
make 74.5% less money
Slovenia has a GDP per capita of $34,500 as of 2017, while in Ukraine, the GDP per capita is $8,800 as of 2017.
be 39.4% more likely to be unemployed
In Slovenia, 6.6% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Ukraine, that number is 9.2% as of 2017.
have 10.3% more children
In Slovenia, there are approximately 8.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Ukraine, there are 9.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 2.7 times more likely to die during childbirth
In Slovenia, approximately 7.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Ukraine, 19.0 women do as of 2017.
be 4.4 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 Ukraine, on the other hand, 7.4 children do as of 2020.
be 26.2% less likely to have internet access
In Slovenia, approximately 79.8% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Ukraine, about 58.9% do as of 2018.
spend 12.5% more on education
Slovenia spends 4.8% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. Ukraine spends 5.4% of total GDP on education as of 2017.
see 59.7 times more coastline
Slovenia has a total of 47 km of coastline. In Ukraine, that number is 2,782 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Tax Administration of the Republic of Slovenia, The World Factbook, Ministry of Revenue and Duties of Ukraine.
Ukraine: At a glance
How big is Ukraine compared to Slovenia? See an in-depth size comparison.