Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Saint Pierre and Miquelon instead of American Samoa, you would:

Health

live 7.2 years longer


In American Samoa, the average life expectancy is 73 years (71 years for men, 76 years for women). In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, that number is 81 years (78 years for men, 83 years for women).

Economy

make 4.1 times more money


American Samoa has a GDP per capita of $11,200, while in Saint Pierre and Miquelon, the GDP per capita is $46,200.

be 70.8% less likely to be unemployed


In American Samoa, 29.8% of adults are unemployed. In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, that number is 8.7%.

Life

be 42.5% less likely to die during infancy


In American Samoa, approximately 11.3 children die before they reach the age of one. In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, on the other hand, 6.5 children do.

have 63.8% less children


In American Samoa, there are approximately 19.6 babies per 1,000 people. In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, there are 7.1 babies per 1,000 people.

Basic Needs

be 2.5 times more likely to have internet access


In American Samoa, approximately 31.3% of the population has internet access. In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, about 79.5% do.

Saint Pierre and Miquelon: At a glance

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.

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


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

question_answer HAVE A QUESTION? ASK THE COMMUNITY

Join the Elsewhere community and ask a question about Saint Pierre and Miquelon. It's a free, question-and-answer based forum to discuss what life is like in countries and cities around the world.

Share this