Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Australia instead of Taiwan, you would:
live 1.9 years longer
In Taiwan, the average life expectancy is 81 years (78 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2022. In Australia, that number is 83 years (81 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2022.
make 98.8% more money
Taiwan has a GDP per capita of $24,502 as of 2018, while in Australia, the GDP per capita is $48,700 as of 2020.
be 38.3% more likely to be unemployed
In Taiwan, 3.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In Australia, that number is 5.2% as of 2019.
be 24.2% less likely to die during infancy
In Taiwan, approximately 4.0 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Australia, on the other hand, 3.0 children do as of 2022.
have 66.4% more children
In Taiwan, there are approximately 7.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Australia, there are 12.3 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
see 16.4 times more coastline
Taiwan has a total of 1,566 km of coastline. In Australia, that number is 25,760 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Australia: At a glance
How big is Australia compared to Taiwan? See an in-depth size comparison.