United States has a GDP per capita of $57,300, while in Aruba, the GDP per capita is $25,300.
Category: United States vs. Aruba - GDP Per Capita
In United States, the life expectancy is (on average) 79.8 years. In Aruba, the average life expectancy is 76.8 years.
Category: United States vs. Aruba - Life Expectancy
United States consumes around 12,077 kWh per capita of electricity per year. In Aruba, that number is 7,039 kWh per capita.
Category: United States vs. Aruba - Electricity Consumption
In United States, approximately 5.8 per 1,000 infants die before they reach the age of one. In Aruba, on the other hand, 11 per 1,000 infants do.
Category: United States vs. Aruba - Infant Mortality
In United States, approximately 4.7% of people are unemployed. In Aruba, that number is 6.9% of people.
Category: United States vs. Aruba - Unemployment
United States has a total of 19,924 km of coastline. In Aruba, that number is 68.5 km.
Category: United States vs. Aruba - Coastline
The statistics on this page are calculated using data sourced from The World Factbook (2017 data).
Aruba is a sovereign country in Central America/Caribbean, with a total land area of approximately 180 sq km. Discovered and claimed for Spain in 1499, Aruba was acquired by the Dutch in 1636. The island's economy has been dominated by three main industries. A 19th century gold rush was followed by prosperity brought on by the opening in 1924 of an oil refinery. The last decades of the 20th century saw a boom in the tourism industry. Aruba seceded from the Netherlands Antilles in 1986 and became a separate, autonomous member of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Movement toward full independence was halted at Aruba's request in 1990.Compare Aruba to another country