Quality of life comparison
If you lived in United Kingdom instead of Taiwan, you would:
make 69.8% more money
Taiwan has a GDP per capita of $24,502 as of 2018, while in United Kingdom, the GDP per capita is $41,600 as of 2020.
be 15.0% less likely to be unemployed
In Taiwan, 3.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In United Kingdom, that number is 3.2% as of 2019.
be 12.4 times more likely to live below the poverty line
In Taiwan, 1.5% live below the poverty line as of 2012. In United Kingdom, however, that number is 18.6% as of 2017.
have 46.0% more children
In Taiwan, there are approximately 7.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In United Kingdom, there are 10.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
see 7.9 times more coastline
Taiwan has a total of 1,566 km of coastline. In United Kingdom, that number is 12,429 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
United Kingdom: At a glance
How big is United Kingdom compared to Taiwan? See an in-depth size comparison.