Quality of life comparison
If you lived in United Kingdom instead of Slovenia, you would:
be 37.6% more likely to be obese
In Slovenia, 20.2% of adults are obese as of 2016. In United Kingdom, that number is 27.8% of people as of 2016.
make 14.0% more money
Slovenia has a GDP per capita of $36,500 as of 2020, while in United Kingdom, the GDP per capita is $41,600 as of 2020.
be 58.5% less likely to be unemployed
In Slovenia, 7.6% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In United Kingdom, that number is 3.2% as of 2019.
pay a 10.0% lower top tax rate
Slovenia has a top tax rate of 50.0% as of 2016. In United Kingdom, the top tax rate is 45.0% as of 2016.
be 55.0% more likely to live below the poverty line
In Slovenia, 12.0% live below the poverty line as of 2018. In United Kingdom, however, that number is 18.6% as of 2017.
have 30.0% more children
In Slovenia, there are approximately 8.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In United Kingdom, there are 10.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 2.5 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 United Kingdom, on the other hand, 3.8 children do as of 2022.
spend 20.0% more on healthcare
Slovenia spends 8.5% of its total GDP on healthcare as of 2019. In United Kingdom, that number is 10.2% of GDP as of 2019.
see 266.7 times more coastline
Slovenia has a total of 47 km of coastline. In United Kingdom, that number is 12,429 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: Tax Administration of the Republic of Slovenia, The World Factbook, HM Revenue & Customs.
United Kingdom: At a glance
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