United States has a GDP per capita of $57,300, while in Tuvalu, the GDP per capita is $3,500.
Category: United States vs. Tuvalu - GDP Per Capita
In United States, the life expectancy is (on average) 79.8 years. In Tuvalu, the average life expectancy is 66.5 years.
Category: United States vs. Tuvalu - Life Expectancy
In United States, there are approximately 12.5 babies per 1,000 people. In Tuvalu, that number is 23.8 babies per 1,000 people.
Category: United States vs. Tuvalu - Birth Rate
In United States, approximately 15.1% of people live below the poverty line. In Tuvalu, that number is 26.3% of people.
Category: United States vs. Tuvalu - Poverty Line
In United States, approximately 5.8 per 1,000 infants die before they reach the age of one. In Tuvalu, on the other hand, 29.9 per 1,000 infants do.
Category: United States vs. Tuvalu - Infant Mortality
United States has a total of 19,924 km of coastline. In Tuvalu, that number is 24 km.
Category: United States vs. Tuvalu - Coastline
The statistics above were calculated using The World Factbook.
Tuvalu is a sovereign country in Australia-Oceania, with a total land area of approximately 26 sq km. In 1974, ethnic differences within the British colony of the Gilbert and Ellice Islands caused the Polynesians of the Ellice Islands to vote for separation from the Micronesians of the Gilbert Islands. The following year, the Ellice Islands became the separate British colony of Tuvalu. Independence was granted in 1978. In 2000, Tuvalu negotiated a contract leasing its Internet domain name ".tv" for $50 million in royalties over a 12-year period.Compare Tuvalu to another country