Comparing United States to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

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If you lived in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines instead of United States, you would:


MAKE 77.1% LESS MONEY EVERY YEAR


United States  UNITED STATES ($52,800.00 per capita)
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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines  SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES ($12,100.00 per capita)
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In United States, the GDP per capita is $52,800.00 per capita, while in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, that number is $12,100.00 per capita.
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LIVE 4.7 YEARS LESS


United States  UNITED STATES (79.56 years life expectancy)
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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines  SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES (74.86 years life expectancy)
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In United States, you (on average) will live to approximately 79.56. In Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, the average life expectancy is 74.86.
Category: United States vs. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines life expectancy

CONSUME 89.9% LESS ELECTRICITY


United States  UNITED STATES (12,186 kWh per capita)
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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines  SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES (1,229 kWh per capita)
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In United States, electricity consumption use is 12,186 kWh per capita. In Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, it is 1,229 kWh per capita.
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BE 2.12 TIMES MORE LIKELY TO DIE IN YOUR INFANCY


United States  UNITED STATES (6.17 per 1000 infants)
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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines  SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES (13.07 per 1000 infants)
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That's 111.8% more likely! In United States, approximately 6.17 per 1000 infants die before they reach the age of one. In Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, on the other hand, there are a total of 13.07 deaths during infancy per 1000 people.
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BE 2.58 TIMES MORE LIKELY TO BE UNEMPLOYED


United States  UNITED STATES (7.3% of people)
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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines  SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES (18.8% of people)
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That's 157.5% more likely! In United States, 7.3% of people are unemployed, and in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 18.8% are unemployed.
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SEE A 99.6% DECREASE IN COASTLINE


United States  UNITED STATES (19,924km of coastline)
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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines  SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES (84km of coastline)
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United States has a total of 19,924 km of coastline, while Saint Vincent and the Grenadines has a total of 84 km.
Category: United States vs. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines coastline

At a Glance: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

  • Land Area: ~389 sq km (United States is ~25,261 times bigger than Saint Vincent and the Grenadines)
  • Population: ~103 thousand people (319 million more people live in United States)

How big is Saint Vincent and the Grenadines compared to United States? See an in-depth size comparison.

This to-scale map shows a size comparison of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (389 sq km) and United States (9,826,675 sq km).


A brief history of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is a sovereign country in Central America/Caribbean, with a total land area of approximately 389 sq km. Resistance by native Caribs prevented colonization on Saint Vincent until 1719. Disputed between France and the United Kingdom for most of the 18th century, the island was ceded to the latter in 1783. Between 1960 and 1962, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines was a separate administrative unit of the Federation of the West Indies. Autonomy was granted in 1969 and independence in 1979.

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