Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Italy instead of Spain, you would:
be 16.4% less likely to be obese
In Spain, 23.8% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Italy, that number is 19.9% of people as of 2016.
be 34.3% less likely to be unemployed
In Spain, 17.2% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Italy, that number is 11.3% as of 2017.
be 41.7% more likely to live below the poverty line
In Spain, 21.1% live below the poverty line as of 2012. In Italy, however, that number is 29.9% as of 2012.
be 50.0% less likely to die during childbirth
In Spain, approximately 4.0 women per 100,000 births die during labor as of 2017. In Italy, 2.0 women do as of 2017.
be 13.6% less likely to have internet access
In Spain, approximately 86.1% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Italy, about 74.4% do as of 2018.
see 53.1% more coastline
Spain has a total of 4,964 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 Spain? See an in-depth size comparison.