Comparing United States to Antigua and Barbuda

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If you lived in Antigua and Barbuda instead of United States, you would:


MAKE 65.2% LESS MONEY EVERY YEAR


United States  UNITED STATES ($52,800.00 per capita)
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Antigua and Barbuda  ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA ($18,400.00 per capita)
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In United States, the GDP per capita is $52,800.00 per capita, while in Antigua and Barbuda, that number is $18,400.00 per capita.
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LIVE 3.4 YEARS LESS


United States  UNITED STATES (79.56 years life expectancy)
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Antigua and Barbuda  ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA (76.12 years life expectancy)
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In United States, you (on average) will live to approximately 79.56. In Antigua and Barbuda, the average life expectancy is 76.12.
Category: United States vs. Antigua and Barbuda life expectancy

CONSUME 90.4% LESS ELECTRICITY


United States  UNITED STATES (12,186 kWh per capita)
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Antigua and Barbuda  ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA (1,172 kWh per capita)
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In United States, electricity consumption use is 12,186 kWh per capita. In Antigua and Barbuda, it is 1,172 kWh per capita.
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BE 2.15 TIMES MORE LIKELY TO DIE IN YOUR INFANCY


United States  UNITED STATES (6.17 per 1000 infants)
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Antigua and Barbuda  ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA (13.29 per 1000 infants)
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That's 115.4% more likely! In United States, approximately 6.17 per 1000 infants die before they reach the age of one. In Antigua and Barbuda, on the other hand, there are a total of 13.29 deaths during infancy per 1000 people.
Category: United States vs. Antigua and Barbuda infant mortality

BE 50.7% MORE LIKELY TO BE UNEMPLOYED


United States  UNITED STATES (7.3% of people)
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Antigua and Barbuda  ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA (11% of people)
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In United States, 7.3% of people are unemployed, and in Antigua and Barbuda 11% are unemployed.
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HAVE 18.8% MORE BABIES


United States  UNITED STATES (13.42 babies per 1000 people)
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Antigua and Barbuda  ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA (15.94 babies per 1000 people)
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In United States, there are approximately 13.42 babies per 1000 people. In Antigua and Barbuda, however, there are a total of 15.94 babies per 1000 people.
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SEE A 99.2% DECREASE IN COASTLINE


United States  UNITED STATES (19,924km of coastline)
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Antigua and Barbuda  ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA (153km of coastline)
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United States has a total of 19,924 km of coastline, while Antigua and Barbuda has a total of 153 km.
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At a Glance: Antigua and Barbuda

  • Land Area: ~443 sq km (United States is ~22,202 times bigger than Antigua and Barbuda)
  • Population: ~91 thousand people (319 million more people live in United States)

How big is Antigua and Barbuda compared to United States? See an in-depth size comparison.

This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Antigua and Barbuda (443 sq km) and United States (9,826,675 sq km).


A brief history of Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda is a sovereign country in Central America/Caribbean, with a total land area of approximately 443 sq km. The Siboney were the first people to inhabit the islands of Antigua and Barbuda in 2400 B.C., but Arawak Indians populated the islands when COLUMBUS landed on his second voyage in 1493. Early Spanish and French settlements were succeeded by an English colony in 1667. Slavery, established to run the sugar plantations on Antigua, was abolished in 1834. The islands became an independent state within the British Commonwealth of Nations in 1981.

The data on this page is calculated using data sourced from The World Factbook (2014 data).