Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Guam instead of Algeria, you would:

Economy

make 2.3 times more money


Algeria has a GDP per capita of $15,200 as of 2017, while in Guam, the GDP per capita is $35,600 as of 2016.

be 61.5% less likely to be unemployed


In Algeria, 11.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Guam, that number is 4.5% as of 2017.

Life

be 38.6% less likely to die during infancy


In Algeria, approximately 17.6 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Guam, on the other hand, 10.8 children do as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 35.1% more likely to have internet access


In Algeria, approximately 59.6% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Guam, about 80.5% do as of 2018.

Geography

see 87.4% less coastline


Algeria has a total of 998 km of coastline. In Guam, that number is 126 km.

Guam: At a glance

Guam is a sovereign country in Australia-Oceania, with a total land area of approximately 544 sq km. Spain ceded Guam to the US in 1898. Captured by the Japanese in 1941, it was retaken by the US three years later. The military installations on the island are some of the most strategically important US bases in the Pacific.

How big is Guam compared to Algeria? See an in-depth size comparison.


The statistics on this page were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.

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