Comparing United States to Saint Pierre and Miquelon

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MAKE 33.9% LESS MONEY EVERY YEAR


United States  UNITED STATES ($52,800.00 per capita)
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Saint Pierre and Miquelon  SAINT PIERRE AND MIQUELON ($34,900.00 per capita)
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In United States, the GDP per capita is $52,800.00 per capita, while in Saint Pierre and Miquelon, that number is $34,900.00 per capita.
Category: United States vs. Saint Pierre and Miquelon GDP

CONSUME 29.2% LESS ELECTRICITY


United States  UNITED STATES (12,186 kWh per capita)
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Saint Pierre and Miquelon  SAINT PIERRE AND MIQUELON (8,623 kWh per capita)
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In United States, electricity consumption use is 12,186 kWh per capita. In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, it is 8,623 kWh per capita.
Category: United States vs. Saint Pierre and Miquelon electricity consumption

BE 12.6% MORE LIKELY TO DIE IN YOUR INFANCY


United States  UNITED STATES (6.17 per 1000 infants)
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Saint Pierre and Miquelon  SAINT PIERRE AND MIQUELON (6.95 per 1000 infants)
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In United States, approximately 6.17 per 1000 infants die before they reach the age of one. In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, on the other hand, there are a total of 6.95 deaths during infancy per 1000 people.
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BE 35.6% MORE LIKELY TO BE UNEMPLOYED


United States  UNITED STATES (7.3% of people)
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Saint Pierre and Miquelon  SAINT PIERRE AND MIQUELON (9.9% of people)
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In United States, 7.3% of people are unemployed, and in Saint Pierre and Miquelon 9.9% are unemployed.
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HAVE 42.6% FEWER BABIES


United States  UNITED STATES (13.42 babies per 1000 people)
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Saint Pierre and Miquelon  SAINT PIERRE AND MIQUELON (7.70 babies per 1000 people)
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In United States, there are approximately 13.42 babies per 1000 people. In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, however, there are a total of 7.70 babies per 1000 people.
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SEE A 99.4% DECREASE IN COASTLINE


United States  UNITED STATES (19,924km of coastline)
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Saint Pierre and Miquelon  SAINT PIERRE AND MIQUELON (120km of coastline)
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United States has a total of 19,924 km of coastline, while Saint Pierre and Miquelon has a total of 120 km.
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At a Glance: Saint Pierre and Miquelon

  • Land Area: ~242 sq km (United States is ~40,606 times bigger than Saint Pierre and Miquelon)
  • Population: ~6 thousand people (319 million more people live in United States)

How big is Saint Pierre and Miquelon compared to United States? See an in-depth size comparison.

This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (242 sq km) and United States (9,826,675 sq km).


A brief history of Saint Pierre and Miquelon

Saint Pierre and Miquelon is a sovereign country in North America, with a total land area of approximately 242 sq km. First settled by the French in the early 17th century, the islands represent the sole remaining vestige of France's once vast North American possessions.

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