Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Greece instead of Spain, you would:
live 0.9 years less
In Spain, the average life expectancy is 82 years (79 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020. In Greece, that number is 81 years (78 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020.
make 27.6% less money
Spain has a GDP per capita of $38,400 as of 2017, while in Greece, the GDP per capita is $27,800 as of 2017.
be 25.0% more likely to be unemployed
In Spain, 17.2% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Greece, that number is 21.5% as of 2017.
be 70.6% more likely to live below the poverty line
In Spain, 21.1% live below the poverty line as of 2012. In Greece, however, that number is 36.0% as of 2014.
be 25.0% less likely to die during childbirth
In Spain, approximately 4.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Greece, 3.0 women do as of 2017.
be 15.6% more likely to die during infancy
In Spain, approximately 3.2 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Greece, on the other hand, 3.7 children do as of 2020.
have 10.3% fewer children
In Spain, there are approximately 8.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Greece, there are 7.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 15.3% less likely to have internet access
In Spain, approximately 86.1% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Greece, about 73.0% do as of 2018.
see 2.8 times more coastline
Spain has a total of 4,964 km of coastline. In Greece, that number is 13,676 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Greece: At a glance
How big is Greece compared to Spain? See an in-depth size comparison.